Under a Pole Star , the new novel from Costa winning author Stef Penney, is receiving fabulous reviews:
'A terrific and beautifully written yarn that will make readers yearn to travel and fall in love in a cold climate.'
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 Sunday Times number 1 bestseller in the UK and has spent nine months in the Spiegel bestseller list in Germany. Rights have been sold to Scribner in the US, dtv in Germany, Garzanti in Italy, Sakurasha in Japan, Sa-I in Korea, Zysk in Poland, Vega in Norway, Sindbad in Russia, Peninsula in Spain, Business Weekly in Taiwan and Epsilon in Turkey.
Myriad Editions have just published Never Alone by Elizabeth Haynes, author of the international bestseller, Into the Darkest Corner. Rights have already been sold to Text in Australia, Family Leisure Club in Russia and Lind in Sweden.
'A masterclass in suspense. The final chapters are the most sublime I've read in ages. So brilliantly tense.'
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.
Authentic: How to be Yourself and Why It Matters has recently been published by Piatkus. We've sold rights to Kailash in Germany, Bruna in the Netherlands and Rebis in Poland on behalf of The Science Factory.
Rights to The Facts of Life by Paula Knight have been sold to Pennsylvania State University Press on behalf of Myriad Editions.
Rights to The Science of Game of Thrones by Helen Keen have been sold to Luebbe in Germany and Eksmo in Russia on behalf of Susan Smith at MBA.