UK auction underway for Finnish crime novelist Max Seeck

UK auction underway for Finnish crime novelist Max Seeck

Max Seeck’s Finnish Noir novels are under auction today (Monday 4th November), with up to five publishers said to be involved.

Rhea Lyons at Hannigan Getzler Literary will broker the deal for The Faithful Reader and its standalone sequel on behalf of Elina Ahlback Literary Agency in Finland. The rights to the book have already been bought in 24 countries including the US and Canadian rights to both books which were acquired by Michelle Vega at Berkley, an imprint of Penguin Random House. German rights have gone to Bastei Lübbe, in a two-book deal.

The synopsis for the first book explains:...

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