S&S acquires 'captivating' Swedish novel

Scribner in the UK and Atria Books in the US, both part of the Simon & Schuster group, have acquired a new book by Swedish novelist and playwright, Jonas Hassen Khemiri. World English Language rights in the novel, titled Everything I Don’t Remember, were acquired by Rowan Cope, editorial director at Scribner UK, and Rakesh Satyal, senior editor at Atria Books, from Astri von Arbin Ahlander of the Ahlander Agency in Stockholm. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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William Heinemann has acquired On the Red Hill by Mike Parker, a memoir on "love, acceptance, finding home and the redemptive power of nature". Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Windmill acquires Swedish suspense novel The Dying Game

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Royal Institution's 'most captivating' Christmas Lectures acquired

Michael O'Mara is partnering with the Royal Institution to publish 13 Journeys Through Space and Time: Christmas Lectures from the Royal Institution, edited by Colin Stuart. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Allen & Unwin acquires Swedish crossover novel

Allen & Unwin has acquired the UK and Commonwealth rights to Heart of Jazz by Sara Lövestam, a novel about a bullied schoolgirl and a retired jazz musician.   Sam Redman at Allen & Unwin UK acquired the book from Maria Cardona and Marina Penalva at Pontas Literary & Film... Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Leaver and Smith’s Welbeck Acquires Carlton; Books International Acquires Marston

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W&N acquires 'wildly inventive' novel from Cherie Dimaline

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Walker Books acquires non-fiction from Rolle and Owusu

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Onwe acquires books from Ferguson and Herd

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Naver acquires Wattpad for over $600m

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UK: Welbeck Acquires Australian Illustrator Robert Ingpen’s Backlist

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Midas acquires The bks Agency

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Daunt Books Originals acquires 'landmark work' of Black studies professor

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AT&T acquires Canada's You.i TV to bolster efforts to get HBO Max into more markets

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