Canongate acquires 'masterpiece' from Ozeki

Canongate acquires 'masterpiece' from Ozeki

Canongate is to publish Ruth Ozeki's latest novel, The Book of Form and Emptiness

Jamie Byng, c.e.o. of Canongate, acquired world rights (excluding North America, Brazil, France, Israel and ANZ) in the new novel, described as the tale of the relationship between a boy and a book, after negotiating a deal with Caspian Dennis at Abner Stein, acting on behalf of the Friedrich Agency. 

Canongate will publish in September, alongside Viking in America, Penguin Random House in Canada and Text Publishing in Australia.

Ozeki’s previous novel was A Tale for the Time Being, which was shortlisted ...

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