Bulgarian rights sold to Katri Lipson’s winning novel The Ice-Cream Man!

Lipson_EUPLWe are delighted to announce that rights in Bulgaria are sold to Perseus right after the announcement of the European Union Prize for Literature 2013 for Katri Lipson’s novel The Ice-Cream Man in Gothenburg Book Fair last week.

The EU Prize for Literature rewards the best new or emerging authors throughout Europe. Read more: www.euprizeliterature.eu

“The European Union P rize for Literature draws international attention to fantastic new or emerging authors, who might otherwise not gain the recognition they deserve outside their home country. As well as helping these writers to reach new audiences, our aim is to introduce readers to great new European literature and offer them more choice.” – Commissioner Androulla Vassiliou,
European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth.

Rights sold
Bulgaria, Perseus
Czech, Argo

Please ask for the full English text of The Ice-Cream Man.

World rights: Elina.Ahlback@ahlbackagency.com