From Publishers Marketplace:

French rights to Jim Butcher’s DEATH MASKS, to Stephane Marsan at Bragelonne, by Vincent Vichit-Vadakan at VVV, in association with Jennifer Jackson of the Donald Maass Literary Agency.

Audio rights: Jim Butcher’s FURIES OF CALDERON, the first book in the Codex Alera series, to Susan Allison at Penguin Putnam, in a five-book deal, by Jennifer Jackson of the Donald Maass Literary Agency.

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Also, check out Subterranean Press for Backup, a twelve thousand word novelette set in Jim Butcher’s ultra-popular Dresden Files series. This time Harry’s in trouble he knows nothing about, and it’s up to his big brother Thomas to track him down and solve those little life-threatening difficulties without his little brother even noticing. According to the publisher’s website: “Fewer than 24 hours after the limited edition was announced, it is well over half sold out.