Deal News – Conduct

Canada English rights to author of acclaimed debut collection SLEEPING FUNNY, Miranda Hill’s debut novel CONDUCT, set between 1890 and the 1960s against the backdrops of Pittsburgh, the world’s factory, and Muskoka, where the rich come to play, the story of two women with very different futures, one as a domestic servant and one as the bride of a prominent businessman, who meet on a train before arriving at their destination, where Ada’s fiancé mistakes the more beautiful Evelyn for his new wife, again to Doubleday Canada publishing director Lynn Henry by Samantha Haywood.