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Samantha Shannon was born and raised in West London, where she started writing at the age of fifteen. She is currently studying for a degree in English Language and Literature at St Anne's College, Oxford. The Bone Season is her first novel.
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The Bone Season Film News
London-based performance capture studio The Imaginarium, founded by Andy Serkis and Jonathan Cavendish, has secured the film rights to The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon.
'The dystopian world created by Samantha in The Bone Season series offers a fantastic setting for a truly extraordinary and thrilling narrative,' said Serkis. 'We are honoured that she chose to collaborate with us in the adaptation of her work.'
Serkis and Cavendish will serve as producers on The Bone Season.
Read the full Imaginarium Studios/The Bone Season film press release
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