Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner’s yet-to-be-released YA sci-fi adventure, Unearthed, will be adapted into a film!
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jez and John Henry Butterworth will be writing the script, scriptwriters of films including Fair Game and Tom Cruise’s Edge of Tomorrow.
Doug Liman, who has directed and produced The Bourne Identity and The Bourne Ultimatum will produce the upcoming film alongside Tyler Thompson.
Described as Lara Croft meets Indiana Jones – in space, Unearthed follows Jules Addison and Amelia Radcliffe who join forces on a newly-discovered planet to unravel the secrets of an ancient, long-extinct civilisation. However, they uncover a revelation that could spell the end of the human race…
Unearthed, the book, is to be released 22nd November, 2017.
Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner have previously co-authored The Starbound Trilogy together.
Meagan Sponer is the author of The Skylark Trilogy and the Beauty and the Beast retelling, Hunted. Meagan recently wrote a guest post for Booktopia detailing her inspiration behind this recent retelling. Read about it here. Hint: Tim Tams may be involved.
Lara Croft and Indiana Jones join forces--in space!
This December, discover the newest series from New York Times bestselling duo, Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner. Jules Addison and Amelia Radcliffe join forces in a tomb-raiding race on a newly-discovered planet to unravel the secrets of an ancient, long-extinct civilisation--only to uncover a revelation that could spell the end of the human race...
When Earth intercepts a message from a long-extinct alien race, it seems like the solution the planet has been waiting for. The Undying's advanced technology has the potential to undo environmental damage and turn lives around...
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