We are very proud to announce that foreign rights to Anna Arutunyan's timely and provocative title The Putin Mystique are now sold to 11 countries with two new deals pending.
First foreign editions of the book are planned as early as March 1, 2012, in time for the election in Russia, by Lindhardt og Ringhof, Denmark and Bulgaria, Prozoretz.
We are delighted to announce another sales of Liliana Lungina’s incredible biography Podstrochnik, English title Verbatim: Translation Between the Lines that has now been acquired by Janis Roze Publishers, Latvia.
The Swedish right for title were recently acquired by Ersatz, Sweden.
We are happy to announce that Lumen / Random House Mondadori has acquired the world Spanish rights for Mikhail Shishkin’s wonderful novel Pismovnik / Letterbook.
Another new sale is Fakel, Bulgaria.
Vladimir Makanin's impressive work Underground, or A Hero of Our Times has now come out in Norway at Cappelen Damm and was enjoyed wonderful press The title is now sold to 8 countries including Germany (Luchterhand) and France (Gallimard) and has been recently acquired by Forlaget Vandkunsten, Denmark.
More amazing news on Mikhail Shishkin – the world English rights to his recent novel Pismovnik / Letterbook have now been acquired by Quercus, UK - the publisher who won the British Publisher of the Year Award 2011!