Sobel Weber Associates, Inc.

Foreign Rights

   
Haylen Beck HERE AND GONE (Crown)
The children of a young mother driving across America in flight from an abusive husband are taken from her and seem to vanish. Film rights for HERE AND GONE sold to Random House Studio in conjunction with Meridian Entertainment
     
  Verus
Domino
HarperCollins
DTV
Metaixmio
Volt
Alexandra
Yediot
La Nave di Teseo
Czarza Owca
Presenca
Herg Benet
Salamandra
Harvill Secker
Brazil
Czech Republic
France
Germany
Greece
Holland
Hungary
Israel
Italy
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Spain
U.K.
     
  LOST YOU [August 2019] (Crown)
When a young boy goes missing, his desperate mother turns to the police. They manage to track down the kidnapper, but she refuses to release the boy, claiming that she is his mother.
     
  Verus
Domino
HarperCollins
DTV
Volt
Yediot
La Nave di Teseo
Harvill Secker
Brazil
Czech Republic
France
Germany
Holland
Israel
Italy
U.K.
   
William Boyle GRAVESEND (Pegasus)
The brother of a murder victim seeks venegeance against the killer, who is just released from prison. Set in Brooklyn. A U.K. Crime Writers' Association's New Blood Dagger Nominee.
   
  Rivages
Polar Verlag
Polis
Minimum Fax
No Exit Press
France
Germany
Greece
Italy
U.K.
     
  THE LONELY WITNESS (Pegasus)
A character-driven novel of murder and mayhem, involving a woman who lives a solitary life until she sees a man killed and, instead of calling the police, begins to track the killer.
   
  Gallmeister
Polar Verlag
No Exit Press
France
Germany
U.K.
   
  A FRIEND IS A GIFT YOU GIVE YOURSELF (Pegasus)
In a disparate pairing, two women in their 60's - the widow of a Mafia captain and an ex-porn star - join forces in some of the funniest and deadliest scenes in fiction.
   
  Beta
Gallmeister
Polar Verlag
Bungeishunju
Wizard Media Limited
No Exit Press
Czech Republic
France
Germany
Japan
Poland
U.K.
   
Tim Dorsey Lovable psychopath Serge Storms and his sidekick Coleman cut a murderous path through the Sunshine State in twenty-two adventures (and counting) from the king of mayhem, New York Times bestselling author Tim Dorsey
   
  Foreign Sales of Titles in this Series include:
  Rivages - France
AST - Russia
Prelude Books - U.K.
   
  NO SUNSCREEN FOR THE DEAD (William Morrow)
When Serge and Coleman go on an innocent quest to a retirement community to observe elders in their natural habitats and scope out a condo to live out the rest of their golden years, their journey soon becomes a Robin Hood-like crusade to recover the funds of swindled residents.
   
  Prelude Books U.K.
   
Jake Hinkson DRY COUNTY [October 2019] (Pegasus)
A Southern minister is driven to kill his blackmailer.
   
  Gallmeister France
   
Robert Jordan WARRIOR OF THE ALTAII [October 2019] (Tor)
Before his monumental WHEEL OF TIME series, Robert Jordan wrote a fantasy novel that has never been published - until now.
   
  Bragelonne
Piper Verlag
Fantastikos Kosmos
Luitingh-Sijthoff
Fanucci Editore
Zysk i s-ka
Planeta
Tor
France
Germany
Greece
Holland 
Italy
Poland
Spain
U.K.
   
Eugenia Kim THE KINSHIP OF SECRETS (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
From the award-winning author of THE CALLIGRAPHER'S DAUGHTER, the riveting story of two sisters, one raised in the U.S., the other in South Korea, and the family that kept them bound together even as the Korean War kept them apart.
   
  Bloomsbury
U.K.
   
Viet Thanh Nguyen
THE SYMPATHIZER (Grove)
A literary spy novel set in Saigon and Los Angeles. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, as well as the MWA Edgar Award for Best First Novel, the ALA Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and the Center for Fiction's Debut Novel Award.
   
  Arab Scientific Publishers
Alfaguara
Empuries
Shanghai Translation Publishing
Jota
Belfond
Karl Blessing Verlag
Utopia
Uitgeverij Marmer
Alexandra
Babel
Neri Pozza
Hayawaka
Minumsa
Tyto Alba
NDSP Books
Muza
Elsinore - 20/20
Editura Art
Corpus
Laguna
Absynt
Planeta
Tranan
Marco Polo Press
Epsilon Yayinlari
Corsair
Hemiro Ltd
Nha Nam
Arabic
Brazil
Catalan
China
Czech Republic
France
Germany
Greece
Holland
Hungary
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea
Lithuania
Myanmar
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Serbia
Slovakia
Spain
Sweden
Taiwan
Turkey
U.K.
Ukraine
Vietnam
   
  THE REFUGEES (Grove)
A short story collection.
   
  Arab Scientific Publishers
Shanghai Translation Publishing
Belfond
Karl Blessing Verlag
Uitgeverij Marmer
Babel
Neri Pozza
SolumBokvennen
Elsinore - 20/20
Editura Art
Planeta
Tranan
Marco Polo Press
Epsilon Yayinlari
Corsair
Phuong Nam
Arabic
China
France
Germany
Holland
Israel
Italy
Norway
Portugal
Romania
Spain
Sweden
Taiwan
Turkey
U.K.
Vietnam
   
  THE COMMITTED [forthcoming] (Grove)
The sequel to the author's award-winning debut novel - which opens in Paris.
   
  Alfaguara/Companhia das Letras
Belfond
Karl Blessing Verlag
Neri Pozza
Hayakawa
Elsinore: 20/20
Corsair
Brazil
France
Germany
Italy
Japan
Portugal
U.K.
   
Brian Panowich BULL MOUNTAIN (Putnam)
A multi-generational story of a violent criminal family in rural Georgia in this novel and its sequel. Film rights optioned by ITV.
   
  Shanghai Translation Publishing
Actes Sud
Suhrkamp
NN Editore
Siruela
Head of Zeus
China
France
Germany
Italy
Spain
U.K.
   
  LIKE LIONS [sequel] (St. Martin's)
   
  Shanghai Translation Publishing
Actes Sud
Suhrkamp
NN Editore
Siruela
Head of Zeus
China
France
Germany
Italy
Spain
U.K.
     
  YEAR OF THE ROOSTER [Winter 2020] (St. Martin's)
The stakes are huge in the violent world of cockfights, and when a child stumbles upon a way to beat the system, he becomes the target of men who will stop at nothing to win.
   
Richard Russo CHANCES ARE... [Summer 2019] (Knopf)
A new novel by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author brings together three old friends to delve into the disappearance of the woman they all loved.
     
  Host
La Table Ronde
Dumont Verlag
Signatuur/Bruna
Neri Pozza
Phantom Press
Alfaguara
Allen + Unwin
Czech Republic
France
Germany
Holland
Italy
Russia
Spain
U.K.
   
   
Dan Stout TITANSHADE (DAW)
A highly imaginative fantasy noir novel that follows Detective Carter, a cop searching for a killer in a city full of strange creatures and corruption.
   
  TITAN'S DAY [sequel, forthcoming] (DAW)
Detective Carter returns to the streets of Titanshade to find a killer before more lives are lost.
   
Peter Swanson THE KIND WORTH KILLING (William Morrow)
A twisty tale involving two psychopathic women who know how to get away with murder. U.K. Crime Writers Association Steel Dagger nominee. A Richard & Judy selection and an international bestseller.
   
 
Globo
Bard
Ara Llibres
Chinese Friendship Publishing
Znanje
Paseka
Anton & Ludwig
Paikese Kirjastus
Calmann-Levy
Blanvalet
Dioptra Publishing
Cargo/De Bezige Bij
GeneralPress
Dani Books
Einaudi
Tokyo Sogensha
Purunsoop
Kontinent
Alma Littera Ltd.
Sakam Knigi
Cappelen Damm
Marginesy
Presenca
Litera
Byblos Ltd.
Laguna
Aktuell
Planeta
Southside Stories
Eurasian
Jamsai
Altin Kitaplar
Faber & Faber

Brazil
Bulgaria
Catalan
China
Croatia
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
France
Germany
Greece
Holland
Hungary
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea
Latvia
Lithuania
Macedonia
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Serbia
Slovakia
Spain
Sweden
Taiwan
Thailand
Turkey
U.K.

     
  BEFORE SHE KNEW HIM (William Morrow)
What starts with a neighborly dinner invitation spirals into madness and obsession that can only end in murder.
   
  Bookmedia
Gallmeister
Blanvalet
Dani Books
Einaudi
Tokyo Sogensha
Prunsoop
Cappelen Damm
Yabanci Yayinlari
Faber & Faber
Czech Republic
France
Germany
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea
Norway
Turkey
U.K.
     
  EIGHT PERFECT MURDERS [forthcoming] (William Morrow)
A bookseller finds himself in danger when a killer starts using the shopkeeper's list of fiction's most unsolvable murders as a blueprint for violence.
   
  Soft Press
Cappelen Damm
Faber & Faber
Bulgaria
Norway
U.K.