Katie Holmes Options "All We Had," About a Mother Who Sacrifices Everything

Katie Holmes, seen on Broadway in Dead Accounts, has optioned first-time author Annie Weatherwax's novel, "All We Had," and will develop it as a vehicle for herself, according to Deadline.com.

"All We Had," set to hit shelves Aug. 5, centers on a mother and daughter who have nothing in their lives except each other. The mother sacrifices all for her daughter's chance to get accepted into a great East Coast college.

Holmes has also been seen on Broadway in All My Sons.