Sean Rabin: the new exciting literary voice from Tasmania

Recently shortlisted for the prominent Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction 2016, Sean Rabin’s debut novel Wood Green was published in Australia in June 2016 among great reviews and success with the award-winning independent publisher Giramondo —with a second edition already on the way! It’s also coming out in the UK at the end of September with the new

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Debut novel ‘Rainbirds’ by Clarissa Goenawan to be published in 2018 by Soho Press

Clarissa Goenawan won the 2015 Bath Novel Award for her unpublished debut Rainbirds. New York-based Soho Press has just acquired World English rights with great excitement, for publication in the first semester of 2018. Amara Hoshijo, the acquiring editor at Soho Press, said: «From the first page of Rainbirds, Clarissa’s writing struck me not only beautifully literary and

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Sandstone Press acquires literary debut ‘The Solitary Woman of Shakespeare’ by James Terry

New Mexico-born, Liverpool-based author James Terry and his unusual, playful and smart debut novel The Solitary Woman of Shakespeare, a meta-literary story of a mail-order bride and her ‘adventures’ in a man-only town out in ‘The Territory’, packed with Shakespearean references, has been acquired by the Scottish independent publishing house Sandstone Press. Sandstone Press have acquired

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The most awaited Swedish debut novel is out

The most awaited Swedish debut author Marie Bennett is publishing her extraordinary debut novel Hotell Angleterre on May 21st 2015 with the Swedish publishers Wahlström & Widstrand in a beautiful hardcover edition. Moreover, Hotell Angleterre has been picked as Book of the Month by Sweden’s largest book club.   We are thrilled to celebrate the launch of this very special novel that arrived knocking

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