H&S extends Hannah deal

H&S extends Hannah deal

Hodder & Stoughton has acquired world rights in four new psychological suspense novels by Sophie Hannah, including her first stand-alone suspense, A Game for All the Family.

Carolyn Mays, m.d. of Hodder & Stoughton, bought rights from Peter Straus of Rogers, Coleridge & White. Hannah’s last novel for H&S was The Telling Error, part of her Culver Valley crime series.

Her most recent book is The Monogram Murders (HarperCollins), the new Hercule Poirot novel authorised by the Agatha Christie estate. A Game for All the Family will be published in 2015.