We are thrilled to announce that bestseller Dan Kalla’s riveting new thriller TRIP WIRE, plus a second thriller, has sold to Adrienne Kerr of Simon & Schuster Canada!

TRIP WIRE is a compelling thriller about a psychologist who treats addiction patients with psychedelics and finds her world turned upside down when a high-profile client goes public with his recovery, and another client overdoses after accusing her of improprieties.

Born, raised, and still residing in Vancouver, Dan Kalla is an Emergency Room Physician as well as the bestselling author of fourteen novels, which have been translated into eleven languages to date, and his Shanghai trilogy has been optioned for feature films.

He has written multiple science thrillers and or medical mysteries, delving into themes and topics as diverse as superbugs, the opioid crisis, prions, DNA evidence, pandemics, vaccine hesitancy, and patient abuse. And he has also written three historical novels (THE FAR SIDE OF THE SKY trilogy) about the incredible cosmopolitan city of Shanghai and the 20,000 Germans Jews who escaped there in WWII.

Deal arranged by Carolyn Forde and Samantha Haywood of Transatlantic Agency (World English).