Deal News – Tell It to the World

Eliott Behar Eliott Behar’s TELL IT TO THE WORLD is a riveting expose of the war crimes and subsequent cover-up that took place in Kosovo during the late nineties, and an insider’s look the international criminal justice system.

Diane Young, Editorial Director at Dundurn Press, has acquired world rights in all languages with publication planned for Fall 2014. For rights enquiries, contact Diane Young at dyoung@dundurn.com.

The deal was arranged by Meghan Macdonald of Transatlantic Agency.  Eliott Behar is represented by David Bennett.

A fond farewell to Meghan Macdonald

After four years with the agency, Meghan Macdonald has decided to leave Transatlantic to pursue other interests. She is keen to continue her support of her clients’ works during this transition and will be working closely with David Bennett, who is now taking over her client list.

For all client inquiries, David can be reached at david@transatlanticagency.com. Meghan can still be contacted through her meghan.macdonaldtla@gmail.com email until the end of October.

We wish her all the very best!

Don Sedgwick Steps Down as Chair of Transatlantic Agency

After fifteen years with the Toronto-based Transatlantic Agency, Don Sedgwick is stepping down as chairman, director, and shareholder in the literary agency.

“I have enjoyed my time at Transatlantic, but most of my days are now taken up as executive director of the new MFA in Creative Nonfiction at the University of King’s College (Halifax). I need to ensure that these MFA students are given independent and unbiased advice about how to get their work published.”

“I understand his reasons,” says David Bennett, president of Transatlantic, “although this was not an easy decision for either of us. I wish him every success with the program at King’s, and I thank him for all his years of service and dedication to the agency.