Canadian rights to Bernice Friesen‘s ISLAND UNIVERSE – the story of Charlie – a brilliant but failed astrophysicist, a sometimes stalker, and a mental ward runaway – When a phone number he hasn’t seen in a decade, belonging to a woman he assumed dead, suddenly appears on his call display, Charlie is triggered into a downward spiral stalking the streets of Montreal in search of a lost love – to Freehand Books​ for publication in Fall 2020 by Stephanie Sinclair.