News

  • Rosa Bonheur biography wins the Franco-British Society Literary Prize for 2020.

    29 Jul 2021

    Art is a Tyrant by Catherine Hewitt has been awarded the Franco-British Society Literary Prize for 2020. It tells the remarkable tale of the eccentric 19th-century French animal painter, Rosa Bonheur, whose unorthodox lifestyle and penchant for male clothing caused a sensation in the art world . The prize will be awarded at a reception later in the year.

  • Recent Foreign Rights sales

    24 Jul 2021

    Korean rights in Juliet Barker’s Agincourt.

    Spanish rights in James Davies’s Sedated: : How Modern Capitalism Created Our Mental Health Crisis. French rights in Cathy Glass’s A Terrible Secret.

    Hungarian rights in Bombshell by Mike Rothmiller and Douglas Thompson.

  • A History of the World in 50 Books to O'Mara

    24 Jul 2021

    O’Mara Books have bought world rights in Dan Smith’s A History of the World in 50 Books

  • Book on fight for justice for Yousef Makki sold to Reach

    24 Jul 2021

    Reach have bought world rights in The Boy with a Pound in his Pocket by Jade Akoum with Ann and Joe Cusack.

  • Combat frogmen to Osprey

    20 Jul 2021

    Osprey have bought world rights in Michael Welham’s history of combat frogmen.

  • History of Communism to Basic

    19 Jul 2021

    Basic have bought North American rights in Sean McMeekin’s revisionist A History of Communism From Theory to Practice.

  • Falkland War memoir optioned

    19 Jul 2021

    David Morgan’s memoir Hostile Skies has been optioned by Lone Wolf Pictures.

  • Recent Foreign Rights sales

    04 Jul 2021

    Danish rights in Georgie Campbell’s The Queen’s Marriage.

    Polish rights in Sean McMeekin’s Stalin’s War: A New History of World War II.

    Romanian rights for Tim Newark’s The Real Lucky Luciano.

  • Bombshell serialised in Daily Mail

    04 Jul 2021

    An investigation into the murder of Marillyn Monroe, Bombshell by Mike Rothmiller and Douglas Thompson was serialised in the Daily Mail yesterday.

  • Customs team memoir to Icon

    04 Jul 2021

    Icon have bought UK and Commonwealth rights in Everybody’s Bent: The Inside Story of the Ultra-Secret Customs Teams Who Targeted Drug Smugglers, Money Launders and Fraudsters by Mark Perlstrom with Doug Wight.