New titles for the “rentrée” 2020

In French, “la rentrée” is the return to school after the European Summer holidays. But it’s also the comeback to bookshops full of new titles. The Summer is almost over in the Northern Hemisphere and some new titles by authors represented by the Pontas Agency are ready for the “rentrée” of this special year 2020

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‘Rainbirds’ by Clarissa Goenawan is out in English

Set in an imagined town outside Tokyo, Clarissa Goenawan’s dark, spellbinding literary debut Rainbirds follows a young man’s path to self-discovery in the wake of his sister’s murder. Rainbirds was published in March 2018 in English, original language, by Soho Press worldwide except in Singapore, where it was published by Math Paper Press. Translation rights have been sold

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2016: another year full of awards!

Another year comes to an end, and we couldn’t be prouder of the authors we represent, with many of them having been longlisted, shortlisted and winners of important awards all over the world. These awards are a recognition to the great talent of the authors that we work for. The Pontas Agency has been representing international literature

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