Robert J. Sawyer

Hugo and Nebula Award-Winning Science Fiction Writer

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FlashForward #2 bestseller in Spain

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

The Spanish edition of FlashForward, my novel that is the basis for the ABC TV series, is the #2 bestseller store-wide at Casa del Libro, Spain’s leading online bookseller: 1. El Simbolo Perdidoby Dan Brown 2. FlashForwardby Robert J. Sawyer 3. El Viaje Intimo de la Locuraby Roberto Iniesta 4. Como Detectar Mentiras: Una Guia [...]

FlashForward TV series now sold to 100 territories; translation rights to the novel

Monday, October 5th, 2009

The TV series FlashForward, made by ABC Studios in Los Angeles, and based on Robert J. Sawyer‘s novel of the same name, has now sold to a staggering 100 territories worldwide. Recent additions: AXN (Central and Eastern Europe), AXN (Japan), Channel 1 (Russia), Fox International Channels (Russia), M-Net (Africa), Orbit Showtime (Middle East), ProSieben (Germany),TF1 [...]

Portuguese edition of FlashForward coming

Monday, September 14th, 2009

My wonderful agent Ralph Vicinanza just sold Portuguese rights to FlashForward, bringing to 18 the number of languages my work has or will be appearing in: Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, French, English, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, and Spanish. w00t! (And le w00t! and el w00té! and …) Visit The Robert [...]

Chinese editions of the Neanderthal Parallax

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

I’m delighted to announce the sale of Chinese rights to Hominids, Humans, and Hybrids to Anhui Literature & Arts Publishing House. The sale was made by my agents Ralph M. Vicinanza, Ltd., in conjunction with Andrew Nurnberg Associates, and the editions will appear in simplified Chinese characters. Visit The Robert J. Sawyer Web Siteand WakeWatchWonder.com