We are absolutely delighted to announce that we have signed Sunday Times Number One Bestseller Katie Fforde in a three book deal. Associate Publisher Kirsty Greenwood acquired US eBook rights for three titles, Summer of Love, A Summer at Sea and Recipe for Love from Bill Hamilton at AM Heath.
Katie Fforde has written over twenty bestsellers and has sold in excess of 3 million copies worldwide.
Kirsty Greenwood said of the deal:
I’m absolutely thrilled to be working with Katie Fforde. As a long-time fan of her writing, it’s truly an honour to be involved in bringing such wonderful, witty and thoroughly charming books to a wider US audience.
We have built a rapidly growing readership for many of our authors in the US, including Angela Marsons, Kathryn Croft, Robert Bryndza, Kelly Rimmer and Natalie Meg Evans, all of whom have hit the top of the US Kindle charts.
Katie Fforde commented:
I am very excited to have Bookouture to bring my books to the American market. I hope to pick up lots of new readers and reach a whole new market.
Bill Hamilton said:
I’m delighted that Katie is joining the exciting and dynamic Bookouture for her US rights, putting her at the cutting edge of the digital publishing revolution.
The three titles in the deal Summer of Love, A Summer at Sea and Recipe for Love will be published over Summer 2016.
Please do join us in giving Katie a big warm Bookouture welcome to the family over on Facebook and Twitter.