A Spell for Chameleon: According to Variety, Warner Bros. has bought rights to the Piers Anthony-penned fantasy novel series "Xanth" to be produced by Wolfgang Petersen and David Benioff, along with Diana Rathbun of Petersen's Radiant Prods.

"A Spell for Chameleon" is the first book in the series, which will see its 30th installment published next year.

The novels concern a boy named Bink in the world of Xanth, where every inhabitant is supposed to possess magical power. Unless Bink can discover his power, he'll be banished from his homeland. That leads him on an adventure.

Brian B.