Authors & Illustrators

Richard Kurti

After studying Philosophy & English at King s College, Cambridge, Richard worked at the BBC as a TV sound recordist. This led to a career as a freelance director, and then a move into full time screenwriting. Richard s film writing includes 14 completed commissions for US studios (Universal, Warner Bros, Miramax and Laika) and UK companies such as Working Title and Pathe. In television his writing has been primarily for mainstream audiences, with BBC adaptations of Kidnapped and Sherlock Holmes, episodes of Robin Hood, Primeval (ITV), Sinbad (Sky) and large-scale adaptations of Terry Pratchett s Going Postal and Unseen Academicals (Sky). These shows have earned widespread industry recognition with BAFTA nominations and RTS Awards.

Books written by Richard Kurti

  • Maladapted

    By Richard Kurti

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    From BAFTA-nominated screenwriter Richard Kurti comes an exciting, fast-paced thriller that shows the power science has to change not just our lives, but our very selves.

  • Monkey Wars

    By Richard Kurti

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    An award-winning, original and gripping thriller which explores the dangers and temptations of power.

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