Headline Review has acquired two more novels from women’s fiction writer Emma Cooper, author of The Songs of Us (Headline). Fiction publishing director Jennifer Doyle acquired UK and Commonwealth rights for The First Time I Saw You and The Day My Life Began in a deal struck with LBA’s Amanda Preston.
The first book is due out in e-book in July 2019, with a paperback following in September, and book two will be published the following year. The First Time I Saw You centres on Sophie and Samuel, two people who meet and know they are meant to be. But fate has other ideas, and after a wonderful week together they are forced apart and their lives will never be the same again.The Day My Life Began features happily married couple Jennifer and Edward, whose lives are turned upside down when Jennifer’s sister suddenly dies.
The full deal announcement can be found here.