Miley Cyrus to Sprout Wings for Fairy Tale

Miley Cyrus to Sprout Wings for Fairy Tale
Miley Cyrus
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07/15/2009 AT 11:20 AM EDT

She wanted to shed her Hannah Montana wings, now it looks like Miley Cyrus will get her wish, literally.

Disney – which produces Hannah and is preparing her screen vehicle The Last Song – has bought screen rights to author Aprilynne Pike's bestselling young adult novel Wings for the 16-year-old star, reports Variety.

Tish Cyrus, mother of Miley, will executive produce with Temple Hill, the same company that produced Twilight.

Wings refers to the physical appendage sprouted by Laurel, a sheltered 15-year-old who suddenly discovers she's a fairy.
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