book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Thursday 30th October

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Lewis Trilogy Books Set For BBC TV Adaptation

Posted at 7:41AM Wednesday 27 Aug 2014

THE BBC has snapped up the rights to adapt another best-selling series of Scottish crime novels.

Peter May has revealed he has agreed a deal over the Lewis Trilogy, which is set in the Outer Hebrides.

The Glasgow-born author, who is now based in France, has revealed that three separate two-hour TV films are being planned for BBC 4.

Scotsman




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Google Play Books' New Reading Mode Lets You Browse And Skim Nonfiction Ebooks Faster
gigaom.com

When it comes to nonfiction, though — cookbooks, atlases, travel guides and so on — ebooks haven't done as well

Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2014 Shortlists Announced
www.irishbookawards.ie

Features a diverse array of acclaimed authors and well known Irish personalities

Amazon's Impact On Publishing?
www.publishersweekly.com

It's Complicated

Halloween Habits: The Rise Of Horror In Children's Books
www.theguardian.com

Why scary books are so much better than scary films

Drive, The Coolest Movie of the Decade, is Getting a Trendy New Soundtrack Thanks to the BBC
www.independent.co.uk

Film will be shown with new score on BBC Three on October 30th

Spain's Oldest Dictionary Under Fire For Equating 'gypsy' With 'cheat'
www.theguardian.com

Roma group calls on Royal Spanish Academy to remove latest definition of the word, saying 'language has consequences'

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. October 2014 Author Earnings Report
  2. Halloween Habits: The Rise Of Horror In Children's Books
  3. Wylie Backs Hachette In Amazon Dispute
  4. Drive, The Coolest Movie of the Decade, is Getting a Trendy New Soundtrack Thanks to the BBC
  5. Poetry Brothel Puts The Bawd In Bard
  6. Waterstones Set To Return To Epsom
  7. Wellcome Library Funds A New Partnership To Digitise 800,000 Pages Of Mental Health Archives
  8. Spain's Oldest Dictionary Under Fire For Equating 'gypsy' With 'cheat'
  9. Game Of Thrones: Learn the history of Westeros in new George RR Martin book
  10. Skoobe Expands Into Spain