Deal News – The Search for Heinrich Schlögel

Giller longlisted author Martha Baillie’s new novel The Search for Heinrich Schlögel, a sophisticated story with magical underpinnings about a young man who escapes the claustrophobia of small-town Germany by traveling to Canada, where he sets out on a long solo hike into the interior of Baffin Island; while he is hiking, time plays tricks on him and when he returns he discovers that thirty years have vanished and time has sped forward to 2010.

Canadian English rights to Pedlar Press, US rights previously to Tin House Books for Fall 2014 by Samantha Haywood.