Penguin Random House has released an image of the title page of Harper Lee's manuscript for Go Set a Watchman.
The book, a sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird, has also been sold in 22 languages, covering countries including Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Russia, Spain, Sweden and Turkey. Further deals are currently being negotiated by the Andrew Nurnberg Associates team and will be announced over the next few weeks.
To mark the launch of the London Book Fair today (14th April) PRH has released an image of the previously unseen title page of the manuscript of Go Set a Watchman.
The book is set during the mid-1950s and features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some 20 years later. Scout has returned to Maycomb from New York to visit her father Atticus. She is forced to grapple with personal and political issues as she tries to understand both her father’s attitude towards society and her own feelings about the place where she was born and spent her childhood.
Go Set a Watchman will be published on 14th July 2015.