By Benjamin Svetkey
Updated March 11, 2009 at 04:41 AM EDT

Audrey Niffengger, best-selling author of The Time Traveler’s Wife just sold her new novel, Her Fearful Symmetry to Simon & Schuster’s Scribner division for $5 million, according to The New York Times. The new book, about twins who inherit a London flat near a cemetery, is due in stores in September.