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We are thrilled to announce that the debut adult mystery from award-winning YA thriller author Tom Ryan, THE TREASURE HUNTERS CLUB has been acquired by Joseph Brosnan at Grove Atlantic (US English) in a two-book deal, and Adrienne Kerr at Simon & Schuster Canada (Canadian English), for publication Fall 2024!

Deal arranged by Samantha Haywood and Amy Tompkins at Transatlantic Agency.

THE TREASURE HUNTERS CLUB is set in a coastal Nova Scotia town famous for being the purported location of pirates’ treasure and filled with lost riches, buried secrets and multiple murders.

Tom Ryan is the author of KEEP THIS TO YOURSELF, winner of the 2020 Arthur Ellis Award for Best YA Crime Book and the 2020 ITW Thriller Award for Best Young Adult Novel. He has also been nominated for the White Pine Award, the Stellar Award, and the Hackmatack Award. Two of Tom’s books have been Junior Library Guild selections, and his young adult novels were ALA Rainbow List picks in 2013, 2014, and 2020. In 2017 he was a Lambda Literary Fellow in Young Adult Fiction.