Tester reaches deal to write memoir

U.S. Sen. Jon Tester has entered into an agreement to write a memoir, Publishers Weekly reported in its April 22 edition.

It is to be co-written by Aaron Murphy, the former chief of staff for the Montana Democrat, the article stated, adding a fall 2020 publication date is planned.

Tester entered into an agreement with Denise Oswald at Ecco. Julie Stevenson of the literary agency Massie and McQuilkin told Publishers Weekly she wanted to respect the Montana Democrat’s wishes to keep the amount confidential, but did say it was a “significant deal.”