Italian rights deal for Mark Charan Newton

The John Jarrold Literary Agency reports:  “Jon Mitchell, Senior Rights Manager at Macmillan, has sold Italian rights to Nights of Villjamur by Mark Charan Newton to Gargoyle, who recently acquired rights to publish Joe Abercrombie and others.

Nights of Villjamur was first published by Macmillan/Tor UK in 2009 and has been followed by three other successful books in the Legends of the Red Sun series. The first of a new series, Drakenfeld, will debut in 2013.”