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Debut breaks records at the Agency

December 2017

Beth O’Leary’s debut title, The Flatshare, has scored an impressive amount of translation rights deals in recent months after being a smash-hit at Frankfurt Book Fair. 

As well as auctions and pre-empts, she has broken Agency records in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Korea, Romania, Slovakia, Spain and Sweden. 

The Flatshare will be published in the UK by Quercus and US by Flatiron Books in 2019.

Congratulations, Beth!

Sensational Deal for Debut Novel

December 2017

The Bookseller has named Tanera Simons UK sale of Beth O'Leary's debut novel The Flatshare as one of the Top Five Rights Deals of 2017.

Additional to this major UK deal, Tanera has also done a huge two book deal for Beth in the United Sates with St. Martin's Press. Foreign Rights have already been sold in 25 languages. 

Congratulations to Beth and Tanera on this outstanding achievement.

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