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Press Release 10 October 2016
Rights People represent Urbane Publications rights portfolio.
Rights People and Urbane Publications are delighted to announce that Rights People will represent the Urbane Publications rights portfolio in international markets with immediate effect.
Charles Nettleton, Managing Director of Rights People said: ‘Having recently expanded the Rights People team to give us an adult books capability it is wonderful to be recruiting such a vibrant, varied and rapidly growing list as Urbane Publications as one of our first adult clients. We look forward to selling their superb books around the world.’
Matthew Smith, Managing Director of Urbane Publications said: ‘Rights opportunities are absolutely vital to our continued rapid growth and development as an international publisher, and partnering with such an established yet entrepreneurial and dynamic organisation as Rights People gives our authors a genuine chance of further success. I’m looking forward to Rights People securing the first of what I’m sure will be many publishing deals.’
About Rights People:
Rights People, founded in 2006 and part of the Working Partners Group, quickly established itself as the foremost rights agency for children’s books, representing publishers and literary agents around the world. Now covering adult as well as children’s, our mission is to find the best home for every book we represent and we provide a comprehensive service to all our clients.
About Urbane Publications:
Urbane Publications is a growing independent publisher dedicated to developing and producing the books readers want to read –fiction and non-fiction designed to entertain, excite, and engage. With over 25 years of publishing industry experience as booksellers, publishers and even authors, it was a natural step for the Urbane Publications team to bring all that experience to bear in an exciting new venture to introduce readers to the best new creative writers and books, from thrilling crime writers to groundbreaking business trade titles.
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