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The Art of Swimming sold to btb, Germany

November 19 2020

Inger Bråtveit’s The Art of Swimming is sold to btb in a two – book deal, a hybrid, rich novel. The German publisher, Regina Kammerer says;
The Art of Swimming is one of those books that will stay with you forever, once you have read it, it will strike deep roots in you and inspire you in the most extraordinary ways. Brillant and beautiful.

An excerpt from the novel is presented this November in the Dutch literary magazine, NAAR WATER: Link text

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November 11 2021

German and Spanish language rights sold for The Cemetery of the Sea

Now 9 foreign sales!

International interest is increasing, we are happy for announcing a two-book deal to Kiepenheuer & Witch in Germany. Helga Frese-Resch, the German publisher secured a two-book deal and says: “This is exactly what we have been looking for, a perfect family saga with elaborated characters, a page-turning pace, an intelligent plot, an interesting historical background, and a perfect setting”.

Aranzazu Sumalla, acquisition editor at Ediciones B (Penguin Random House Spain) secured world Spanish rights for Havets kirkegård, she says: “This is an intense novel with a captivating and relentless plot that keeps the reader hooked from the first pages on. All this is accompanied by compelling characters, vibrant and exotic settings as well as a solid historical background that allows us to discover some unknown pages from Norway’s past but also from the years that have carved 20th century Europe as we know it.”

Hungarian and Italian offers are in, this adventurous story will be continued!

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