Taika Waititi’s production company Piki Films has optioned New Zealand writer Tina Makereti’s novel The Imaginary Lives of James Poneke (Lightning Books, 2019) for adaptation... Read more
Lightning Books has bought two books from Elinor Lipman after editor-at-large Scott Pack, frustrated her books were not available in the UK, emailed the author.... Read more
Lightning Books has scooped rights to two classic works of Scandinavian crime fiction.
Lightning Books has bagged Nicola May’s print sequel to her Kindle hit The Corner Shop in Cockleberry Bay, in a deal that will see her... Read more
Eye Books imprint Lightning Books will publish the sequel to The Exphoria Code, the acclaimed cyber-thriller by Antony Johnston.
Eye Books imprint Lightning has acquired world English rights for the print edition of self-published book The Corner Shop in Cockleberry Bay by Nicola May.... Read more
Eye Books imprint Lightning Books has acquired The Beat of the Pendulum by New Zealand author Catherine Chidgey.
Eye Books imprint Lightning Books has signed Wolf Country by Tunde Farrand, a debut dystopian novel set in a future version of Britain in which... Read more
Lightning Books has signed the fifth novel of award-winning Australian writer Emily Maguire.
Lightning Books has bought the second novel by the Scottish-born winner of Australia’s richest literary prize, Ryan O’Neill, about a 19th century short story reimagined... Read more