Allen Lane wins nine-way auction to Thea Lenarduzzi's biography of Natalia Ginzburg

We are thrilled to announce that Allen Lane will be publishing Thea Lenarduzzi's new book Collapsing Houses: Pieces of Natalia Ginzburg.

Josephine Greywoode, publishing director at Penguin Press, bought UK and Commonwealth rights from Irene Baldoni, co-director of Georgina Capel Associates. US rights were pre-empted by Jonathan Galassi at Farrar Straus Giroux, Italian rights were sold to Mondadori at auction and Spanish rights went to Lumen.

Read more about the new book here.