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Recent Successes

We are a busy agency and take great pride and pleasure in our work – our worldwide network of publishers, our passion for the books we sell and our close relationship with our clients developed over many years.

Recent rights success stories:

  • Kate Atkinson’s Transcription,  the second bestselling hardback novel of 2018, has sold in over 15 languages. Kate’s latest novel, the fifth book in the Jackson Brodie series, Big Sky, went in at No 1 in the Sunday Times Hardback best sellers list and No. 8 in the New York Times best sellers list. It has sold in over 8 languages. 
  • Bill Bryson’s hugely anticipated new science book THE BODY: A Guide to Occupants has sold in 29 languages so far. Number 1. Sunday Times Bestseller
  • Minnie Darke’s Star-Crossed has sold in 20 languages.
  • Shari Lapena’s crime thriller debut The Couple Next Door sold in over 32 languages. Shari’s fourth thriller, Someone We Know, is published in July 2019 
  • Stuart Turton’s Costa First Novel Prize winning The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle sold in 25 languages. Winner of the Costa First Novel Award 2018 and a Sunday Times Bestseller.
  • Ocean Vuong’s On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous has sold in over 19 languages. On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous spent 6 consecutive weeks on New York Times Bestseller List and was a Sunday Times bestseller.
  • Colson Whitehead’s latest novel The Nickel Boys has sold in 19 languages . The Nickel Boys went in at No. 3 on New York Times Bestseller List.
  • Esther Wojcicki’s How to Raise Successful People has sold in 20 languages.

Selection of our latest rights deals:

  • October

  • THE GIFT by Edith Egerbtb Verlag, German
  • HOW TO RAISE SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE by Esther WojcickiWealthy Women OU, Estonian
  • THE BODY: A GUIDE FOR OCCUPANTS by Bill BrysonIkar, Slovak
  • BIG SKY by Kate Atkinson Sureda 57 Libros, Catalan
  • PILGRIMAGE AND SHORT STORIES by Dorothy RichardsonOxford University Press, English
  • THE CLOTHESLINE SWING by Ahmad Danny RamadanOrlanda Buchverlag , German
  • THE NANNY by Gilly MacmillanNewton Compton, Italian
  • THE PUPPET SHOW by M.W CravenModernista Group , Swedish
  • ELEVATOR PITCH by Linwood BarclayMeulenhoff Boekerij, Dutch
  • HACKING THE CODE OF LIFE by Nessa CareyMaruzen Publishing Co. , Japanese
  • THE NICKEL BOYS by Colson WhiteheadList 2016, Bulgarian
  • REDISCOVERING PSYCHOANALYSIS by Thomas H. Ogden Kodachinobunko Publishing , Japanese
  • THE PUPPET SHOW by M.W CravenHayakawa Publishing , Japanese
  • BLACK SUMMER by M.W CravenHayakawa Publishing , Japanese
  • THE WHOLE-BRAIN CHILD by Daniel J. SiegelHarfa, Croatian
  • CURED by Jeff RedigerGuomai Culture, Chinese (Simplified)
  • THERE THERE by Tommy OrangeGogatsu-Shobu, Japanese
  • SOMEONE WE KNOW by Shari LapenaEuromedia Group , Czech
  • THE BODY: A GUIDE FOR OCCUPANTS by Bill BrysonEesti Raamat, Estonian
  • THE DIVINITIES by Jamal MahjoubEditions Gallimard, French
  • THE GREAT BELIEVERS by Rebecca Makkai Central Kiadoi Csoport, Hungarian
  • AN UNWANTED GUEST by Shari LapenaBookclub "Family Leisure Club", Ukrainian
  • CINDERELLA LIBERATOR by Rebecca SolnitAdriano Salani Editore, Italian
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