Devil's Music for Bloomsbury

<p>Helen Garnons-Williams at Bloomsbury has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights in two novels from a debut author, Jane Rusbridge.</p><p>The deal was done with Hannah Westland at Rogers, Coleridge and White, for &quot;a good five-figure sum&quot;. The first novel, <em>The Devil&#39;s Music</em>, will be published in summer 2009 and is described as &quot;a beautifully told story of family secrets and betrayal,&quot; involving knots, Harry Houdini and the shifting landscape of memory.</p>