We are delighted to announce that we have sold Indonesian-language rights for historical novel “Mataram” by Tony Reid in advance of Indonesia being Market Focus at London Book Fair 2019 to Indonesian publisher, Gramedia. The book, Mataram is hiding towards its first reprint and has been one of Monsoon’s most in demand books since its publication in Autumn 2018.
The book concerns love, power and faith in early Java and is written by one of the leading historical experts of Indonesia. This is Tony Reid’s debut novel.
“Romance, intrigue, warfare, adventure – Mataram has all the ingredients necessary to bring 17th Century Java to life.”
Barbara Watson Andaya, University of Hawaii