We are absolutely thrilled to announce that the Polish rights for the first 2 titles in Sara Medberg’s Historical Romance series THE SILK SISTERS have now been pre-empted by Świat Książki!
The deal was closed by Toomas Aasmäe at Elina Ahlback Literary Agency.
Now this world-conquering Historical Romance series will be published already in 6 countries!
Świat Książki is one of the largest publishing houses in Poland, also the publishers for Jane Austen, Diana Gabaldon, Kristin Hannah, Charlotte and Emily Bronte etc
They are really excited about Sara Medberg and THE SILK SISTERS series:
We are really excited that we will publish the “Silk Sisters” saga in Poland. The Author’s extraordinary historical knowledge makes the story unique and we are sure that compelling romantic fiction in Jane Austen’s style, full of captivating female characters, will charm not only Polish readers but many other worldwide too.
–Urszula Ruzik-Kulińska, Publisher, Świat Książki
Rights have been sold to 6 countries, but are still available in the UK, US, Germany, Russia, Italy, Spain, Greece, Hungary, Lithuania, Czechia, etc.
Sara Medberg’s series consists of six books, which are also standalones. In each book, the main heroine reads one of Jane Austen’s novels. The novels’ events take place in 19th century, and the genre is regency romance.
The book series takes us to an era where the European aristocracy travelled and mingled. The young offspring of the high class sought out adventures and new fashions on their grand tours in the courts of Europe. Love, danger, royal ties, intrigue, and passion intermingle in this captivating and buoyant series.
THE SILK SISTERS HISTORICAL ROMANCE SERIES
by Sara Medberg
I: CHARLOTTA: Jane Austen’s newly published ‘Pride and Prejudice’ alters the way Charlotta sees her role as a woman. But the book’s ideas of modern love, marriage and early feminism are put to the test as the bitter war-torn baron Ridderlöw becomes romantically interested in Charlotta. Can an ordinary lady’s maid have it all: a meaningful life and the man of her dreams?
II: ARABELLA: a story about the mistress of Blackthorn Castle, Arabella Öhrnmarck. She becomes widowed after an unhappy marriage and travels home to Stockholm to be near the Royal Court. But something strange is going on. Mystical incidents and threatening situations occur non-stop. It seems that somebody is out to silence her. But what is the secret they are searching? Then a fascinating English duke starts to court Arabella…
SILK SISTERS SERIES
Rights sold for the series:
FINLAND: Otava (orig.)
DENMARK: People’s Press
NORWAY: Kagge Forlag
POLAND: Świat Książki
Otava, 2020 (orig.)
Otava, 2021 (orig.)
Otava, Spring 2023 (orig.)