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  • International Hot Book Properties, Week of August 24, 2015

    An Argentinian short story collection sells in the States, a Finnish thriller moves to Spain, an Italian novel about cooking and family is nabbed in Germany, and more.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of August 10, 2015

    A posthumous novel by Che Guevara's grandson keeps selling, an Australian debut draws interest, and a British novel continues to rack up major deals.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of July 20, 2015

    Among the titles generating interest this week are a Greek short story collection about locals fleeing the debt-ridden nation, and a previously unpublished novel by the grandson of Ché Guevara.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of July 6, 2015

    A Swedish romance set to make American publishing history, and a Spanish coming-of-age novel by the co-author of a popular crime series are among the titles heating up the global market this week.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of June 22, 2015

    Among the books drawing interest from publishers this week are a thriller by the Italian translator of 'The Goldfinch,' a new Spanish bestseller by the author of 'The Last Night at Tremore Beach,' and a Swedish novel about a bullied teenager.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of June 8, 2015

    A new crime series written by a Polish author is making waves this week, along with a Swedish novel that its new U.S. publisher is likening to the podcast phenomenon, Serial.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of May 5, 2015

    The memoir by a Dutch plane crash survivor, initially self-published, draws multiple houses; a Swedish spy series repped by the Salomonsson Agency lures pubs from Greece and beyond; and more.

  • Doubleday U.K. Wins Auction for Hot Hungarian Novel 'Fever at Dawn'

    Jane Lawson at Doubleday U.K. has signed Hungarian novel Fever at Dawn Péter Gárdos, winning a heated auction between nine publishers.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of April 20, 2015

    A Hungarian director's novel about his parents' 1945 courtship in Sweden's refugee camps emerges as a hot book at last week's London Book Fair.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of April 6, 2015

    A John Green-like debut novel from France draws international buyers; the memoir by a once-illiterate Colombian artist gets set as a future Penguin Classic; and more.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of March 24, 2015

    In this week's column, the concentration camp memoir from a French actress goes global; an Iranian punk rocker's posthumous novel draws buzz; and more.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of March 9, 2015

    In this week's column, a backlist Dutch thriller sees new life after a movie adaptation; a Mexican debut novel with a bizarre culinary twist draws publisher in the U.K.; and more.

  • Maria Campbell Adds Clients in the U.K.

    Scouting agency Maria B. Campbell Associates is expanding its London office, adding three new clients, all houses within the Netherlands-based VBK Group: Atlas Contact, Kosmos Personal Growth and Ten Have.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of February 23, 2015

    In this week's column, Greece's new minister of finance doles out money advice; a Congolese novel gains international attention after drawing critical acclaim (and landing on the shortlist for a major literary award) in France; and a Swedish debut begins selling abroad before being published at home.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of February 9, 2015

    Books creating buzz around the globe this week include a bestseller by a Dutch author who draws on her own life in her debut; a "mum-lit" novel by a Spanish author known for her YA; and the latest from the international bestseller who wrote 'The Ingredients of Love.'

  • Four Questions for...Hungarian Publisher Sárközy Bence

    We spoke with the publisher and co-CEO of Hungary’s nearly four-year-old Libri Publishing House about the shrinking of his local market, why Hungarian readers don't love crime fiction, and the new novel he's recently acquired by a "genius" Hungarian author.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of January 26, 2015

    In this week's roundup of books generating interest around the globe, we look at a Spanish novel Knopf has just acquired in the States, the new biography of Winston Churchill by London mayor Boris Johnson and an Italian thriller that's been optioned by a local production company.

  • International Books Generating Buzz This Week

    A 'Persepolis'-like French graphic novel finds a home in the U.S., a fictionalized take on Jewish banker/art collector Hugo Simon sells in Germany, and a historical debut set in 43 C.E. Britain draws multiple buyers.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of December 9, 2014

    This week, editors were talking about Terry Gilliam's forthcoming memoir, and a book that offers an inside look at German soccer powerhouse Bayern Munich and its manager, Pep Guardiola.

  • International Hot Book Properties: Week of November 24, 2014

    Among the books generating buzz in international publishing circles this week are a German screenwriter's debut, a novel that has won a Dutch literary prize, and a Spanish bestseller that has just sold for film.

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