The Flatshare is a Top 10 Bestseller!
The most anticipated uplifting debut of 2019 has gone straight into the Top Ten on the UK bestsellers!
The Flatshare by Beth O'Leary went straight in at No.8.
It's been called "Sleepless in Seattle for the 21st century" by the Sunday Express.
Congratulations to Beth!
Debut breaks records at the Agency
Beth O’Leary’s debut title, The Flatshare, has scored an impressive amount of translation rights deals in recent months after being a smash-hit at Frankfurt Book Fair.
As well as auctions and pre-empts, she has broken Agency records in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Korea, Romania, Slovakia, Spain and Sweden.
The Flatshare will be published in the UK by Quercus and US by Flatiron Books in 2019.
The Most Anticipated Debut of 2019: The Flatshare
We are so thrilled that the most anticipated debut of 2019 is published in hardback today!
The Flatshare by Beth O'Leary was the biggest title at Frankfurt Book Fair in 2017. It has now sold in 31 languages and has a TV series in the works.
It's the BBC Radio 2 Book Club Pick this week and Waterstone Piccadilly have built a display of the flat that the lead characters Tiffy and Leon share. It will be available to view between 18th - 25th April.
Huge congratulations to Beth! And we can't wait for the world to love this book as much as we do.
Sensational Deal for Debut Novel
The Bookseller has named Tanera Simons UK sale of Beth O'Leary's debut novel The Flatshare as one of the Top Five Rights Deals of 2017.
Additional to this major UK deal, Tanera has also done a huge two book deal for Beth in the United Sates with St. Martin's Press. Foreign Rights have already been sold in 25 languages.
Congratulations to Beth and Tanera on this outstanding achievement.