North American Rights to K.S. Covert’s debut novel, THE PETTING ZOOS, pitched in the vein of Blindness and Never Let Me Go, about a newspaper reporter in the years after a pandemic who investigates an underground network of petting zoos where people go to experience human touch, sold to Russell Smith of Dundurn Press by Samantha Haywood and Laura Cameron of Transatlantic Agency for Spring, 2022 publication.

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