Rights to The Sober Diaries by Clare Pooley have been sold to Beltz Verlag in Germany and Het Spectrum in the Netherlands on behalf of Annette Green.
Under a Pole Star by Stef Penney was shortlisted for the 2018 Costa Novel Award. It has also been awarded the Wilbur and Niso Smith Adventure Writing Prize and been chosen as a Richard and Judy Book Club autumn selection.
LPA is handling translation rights on behalf of MBA Literary Agents. Rights to have to date been sold to Aufbau in Germany, Bazar in Norway, Sonia Draga in Poland and HarperCollins Iberica in Spain.
Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall (Elliott & Thompson) is a major bestseller in the UK, Germany and Italy. Rights have been sold in 24 languages, and more than 500,000 copies have been sold worldwide. Elliott & Thompson will publish Tim's new book, Divided: Why We're Living in an Age of Walls in March 2018.
Rights to Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong - and the New Research that's Rewriting the Story by Angela Saini have been sold to DarkSide in Brazil, Ten Have in the Netherlands, Circulo de Tiza in Spain, and Fri Tanke in Sweden, on behalf of Peter Tallack at The Science Factory.
Rights to Becoming Unbecoming by Una (Myriad Editions) have been sold to Arsenal Pulp Press in North America, Autêntica in Brazil, Ca et La in France, Add Editore in Italy, Soul Food Comics in the Netherlands and Astiberri in Spain.
Louise Buckley at The Zeno Agency has sold rights to Anne Griffin's debut novel, All That I Have Been, to Emma Herdman at Sceptre in the UK and Sally Richardson at St Martin's Press in the US. Translation rights have also been licensed to Delcourt Litterature in France, Kindler in Germany, HarperCollins in the Netherlands and Czarna Owca in Poland.
The Chronicles of Amber, Roger Zelazny‘s classic fantasy series, is in development for television. Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking Dead, and David Alpert of Skybound Entertainment are teaming up with Vincent Newman Entertainment to bring the influential series to the small screen. LPA is handling translation rights in selected markets on behalf of Zeno Agency.