IS A MAJOR, MAJOR TALENT
– George RR Martin
Lauren Beukes is the award-winning and internationally best-selling South African author of The Shining Girls, Zoo City and Afterland, among other works. Her novels have been published in 24 countries and are being adapted for film and TV. She’s also a comics writer, screenwriter, journalist and documentary maker.
So cool seeing The Shining Girls in Vulture's list of new must read books being adapted for screen in 2022! Emily Maskell writes: "After The Handmaid’s Tale and Shirley, Elisabeth Moss seems to have developed quite the penchant for gripping dramas. Her next venture is The Shining Girls, in which she stars as a Chicago newspaper archivist whose memory [...]Read more