Book Deals: Week of August 10, 2020

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Nagorski Gets Freudian at S&S

Hitlerland author and former Newsweek journalist Andrew Nagorski sold To Die in Freedom: Sigmund Freud’s Unlikely Rescue Squad to Bob Bender at Simon & Schuster. Robert Gottlieb at Trident Media Group represented Nagorski, selling North American rights to the book; Gottlieb said it is an account “focusing on the unlikely mix of personalities who worked together to convince Freud to escape Vienna after the Nazi occupation.”