TV rights to Rebecca Starford's debut memoir Bad Behaviour: A Memoir of Bullying and Boarding School have been optioned by director Pip Karmel and Amanda Higgs, co-creator and producer of The Secret Life of Us and The Time of Our Lives, via Curtis Brown at auction.
SBS has purchased the first two seasons of Amazon's TV series starring Titus Welliver as the conflicted LAPD detective Harry Bosch and will air the first ten episodes from 29 July 2015.
We are absolutely delighted to announced that a number of Allen & Unwin titles have been shortlisted and have made The Notables list for this year's CBCA Awards.
The shortlisted titles for the 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award for best science fiction novel of the year published in 2014 have been announced and we are thrilled to report that Michel Faber's The Book of Strange New Things has made the cut!
The longlist for this year's Miles Franklin Literary Award has been announced and we are absolutely delighted to reveal that two Allen & Unwin authors have been recognised: Sofie Laguna for The Eye of the Sheep, and Christine Piper for After Darkness.
We are absolutely delighted to announce that Akhil Sharma has been awarded the Folio Prize 2015 for his blackly funny, heartbreaking novel Family Life.