NewSouth has sold North American rights to Australian academic Eleanor Gordon-Smith’s forthcoming debut Stop Being Reasonable to PublicAffairs. The nonfiction book (previously titled What Makes... Read more
Sales Fiction Affirm Press has sold multiple translation rights to The Nowhere Child (Christian White) via Kaplan/Defiore: Greek-language rights to Pedio Publishing, Turkish-language rights to... Read more
‘We have tried to go further than to remind everyone of what unacceptable behaviour looks like. We have tried to press “reset” on our complex business relationships, redrawing the line between the personal and the professional and writing a new definition of what power looks like in the books industry.’—UK agent Lizzy Kremer on the new code of conduct agreed to by UK industry bodies representing agents, publishers, booksellers and authors.
Big congratulations from NewSouth Books to Gerald Murnane for Border Districts (Giramondo), winner of the Fiction category, and Brian Castro for Blindness and Rage: A Phantasmagoria (Giramondo), winner of the Poetry category.
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