Dean Koontz, the superstar author that the French snub
February 26, 2018
This article would explain why I’m seeing so much social media love regarding the French edition of The Silent Corner.
Why ? Because this global phenomenon in terms of sales in France has always rather flopped. His previous editors ( Albin Michel , JC Lattès and Robert Laffont ), no doubt disappointed by American figures, have finally let go. 2018: radical change for Dean Koontz. The American heavyweight arrives at the Archipelago editions by pursuing a new vein. At the head of her new series, a woman: Jane Hawks. “A thriller, with a little zest of anticipation,” says Jerome Pescheux, deputy director of the house that has just acquired the rights, “although such things may already occur today,” he continues.
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