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Spindle optioned for film and TV

19/02/2007. Contributed by Jessica Martin

Buy Spindle in the USA - or Buy Spindle in the UK

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Comedy SciFi novel Spindle by Ian Taylor has been optioned by an Aussie film and TV production company.

Ian Taylor, author of the SF novel Spindle, has optioned the film and TV rights to Spindle to Sandcastle Films of New South Wales, Australia.

Spindle, a comedy-science fiction novel, tells the tale of hapless Space Force cadet Peter Turner, whose first week in the Space Force proves frustrating, terrifying, educational, and enlightening as he meets alien beings, struggles to get along with his misanthropic partner, saves Earth from destruction and learns the difference between law and justice.

More information can be found at the Spindle web site at

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