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  • Mr Five Per Cent: wins Wadsworth Prize for Business History.

    24 Nov 2020

    Congratulations to Jonathan Conlin whose Mr Five Per Cent: : the many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world’s richest man. has won the Wadsworth Prize for Business History.

  • Viking biography to Birlinn

    09 Nov 2020

    Birlinn have bought World English rights in Desmond Seward’s biography of Olav Haraldsson (995-1030), sometimes called the viking saint or ‘Norges evige Konge’ (Norway’s eternal King).

  • Recent Foreign Rights sales

    02 Nov 2020

    Bulgarian rights in Roger Crowley’s Constantinople: The Last Great Siege..

    Uzbek rights in Jeremy Dronfield’s The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz.

    Romanian rights in Tony Spawforth’s The Story of Greece and Rome.

  • Cathy Glass back in top ten

    29 Oct 2020

    Cathy Glass’s A Terrible Secret is back in the Sunday Times paperback non-fiction chart at #10

  • Jail Bird optioned

    28 Oct 2020

    Drama rights in Tracy Mackness’s Jail Bird: The Life and Crimes Of An Essex Bad Girl have been sold to Moonage.

  • New Cathy Glass to Harper Collins

    28 Oct 2020

    Harper Collins have bought world rights in Cathy Glass’s latest fostering memoir A Monster For A Father.

  • Quantick’s Quite Difficult Quiz Book to Constable

    26 Oct 2020

    Constable have bought world rights in David Quantick’s Quite Difficult Quiz Book .

  • Royal love letters to Quercus

    26 Oct 2020

    Quercus have bought world rights in Love Letters of Kings and Queens by Dan Smith.

  • Book sold on death of Marilyn Monroe.

    22 Oct 2020

    Ad Lib have bought World English rights in Bombshell , an account of Marilyn Monroe’s death, by Mike Rothmiller and Douglas Thompson.

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    22 Oct 2020

    Congratulations to Cathy Glass whose A Terrible Secret has spent a fifth week in the Sunday Times top ten non-fiction paperback- this week at no no 8