We’re past thrilled to announce that Affiliate Writer Ellen Gleeson has acquired the sequel to world bestseller The Housemaid in a deal for World All Languages, together with audio and Movie and TV rights, direct from the writer. The sequel will publish in March 2023.
The Housemaid printed in April 2022 and has since bought over 100,000 copies and turn into an outstanding success in Amazon’s Kindle Limitless subscription studying programme. Bookouture’s Rights staff, headed up by Richard King, have bought overseas rights in 22 languages, and movie rights have been snapped up in a four-way public sale by producer Todd Lieberman at Hidden Footage in a partnership with Lionsgate.
A mass market paperback is developing from Little, Brown’s Sphere imprint in December 2022; and each The Housemaid and the sequel can be printed in commerce paperback by Grand Central Publishing within the US.
Freida McFadden has self-published 13 psychological thrillers and have become an Amazon no.1. bestseller within the US with The Locked Door.
‘Engaged on The Housemaid with Freida has been an absolute thrill. Following the protagonist Millie a number of years after the occasions of The Housemaid, the sequel will throw her into one other seemingly good household residence – however harmful, darkish secrets and techniques are ready. It’s filled with Freida’s logos: completely compelling characters, all with one thing to cover; twist after twist after twist; and her darkish sense of humour. I do know Freida’s legion of followers can be simply as excited as I’m to get their fingers on this unbelievable learn!’
‘I’m so excited to inform the following chapter of Millie’s story! I believe this sequel will keep true to the unique, and I hope readers like it as a lot as I do!’