English rights in North America to award-winning writer Sofi Papamarko‘s debut short story collection, RADIUM GIRLS, in the vein of early Lorrie Moore, Barbara Gowdy and ZsuZsi Gartner, plumbing the depths of loneliness and seeking to understand how human beings cope, break and triumph in the face of it, sold to Paul Vermeersch at Buckrider Books (an imprint of Wolsak and Wynn) in a deal by Samantha Haywood.