Granta acquires new Ben Marcus books

Granta Books has acquired two new books from Ben Marcus, author of The Flame Alphabet and Leaving the Sea. Senior editor of Granta Books, Max Porter, acquired UK & Commonwealth rights for a collection of stories and a novel, both as yet untitled, from Judith Murray at Greene and Heaton on behalf of the Denise Shannon Literary Agency. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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Book review: 'The Flame Alphabet' by Ben Marcus

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