Picador Signs Belinda McKeon In Two Book Deal

Belinda McKeonIrish born writer Belinda McKeonz has signed a two book deal with Picador. Solace the first of two novels will be published in August 2011 with no date yet slated for the second, The Treasure. Picador acquired UK and Commonwealth (excluding Canada).

Mckeon now lives in Brooklyn, New York and she has attend Trinity college and recently finished a Masters in Fine Arts in Columbia University, New York. She is well known in Ireland as an arts writer with The Irish Times.

She has a blog here and her agent for the deal was Peter Straus at Rogers, Coleridge & White who is also Colm Toibin’s agent.

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