Transworld strikes two-book deal for more crime from Masson

Transworld strikes two-book deal for more crime from Masson

Transworld has bought two more crime novels by Deborah Masson, whose novel Hold Your Tongue won the 2020 Bloody Scotland Crime Debut Award.

Commissioning editor Tash Barsby bought UK and Commonwealth rights in a two-book deal from Oli Munson at A M Heath. The first will see the return of Masson’s Detective Eve Hunter, in which the team investigate a fire at a local children’s home, with the second book set to be a standalone crime novel about a CCTV controller with a twisted agenda.

Barsby said: "I’m so thrilled to continue working with Debs – she is such a talented writer who is brimming...

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