New Anne Perry Coming in France

We have just received the preview of the cover of the French edition of DEATH IN FOCUS, the first title in Anne Perry’s new series. I think you’ll agree it’s absolutely gorgeous! It’s a real change from her usual Victorian and Edwardian settings and unputdownable!  


There’s a nice article in Teen Vogue about Jennifer De Leon’s forthcoming YA novel, DON’T ASK ME WHERE I’M FROM. Read it here. You’ll have to wait until May 2020 to read the book, but here’s a peek at the gorgeous US cover! Italian rights have already been sold to Il Castoro, and North American…


But you’ll have to wait until January to see the gorgeous UK edition! The proofs just landed on our desk, and mere photos can’t do justice to their gorgeousness!

The Trailer for THE UNLISTED Is Here!

The thrilling new YA series from Hachette Australia, THE UNLISTED, launches in Australia on ABC this autumn and in the rest of the world on Netflix in 2020. Watch the  trailer here. Translation rights to the books are still free for Brazil, France, Holland, Portugal and Spain so contact us for the PDFs.    


Jon J Muth’s adaptation of Stanislaw Lem’s classic short story, THE SEVENTH VOYAGE, is coming out on 1 October in the Graphix list from Scholastic. Neil Gaiman calls it ” An extremely funny, beautifully paced story of timey-wimey disaster and attempted rescue –  and the perils of interaction with that most terrible of people –…

Anne Perry Has a New Series!

Anne Perry’s new series featuring photographer Elena Standish is set in the 1930s in Europe – a period full of mystery and intrigue. DEATH IN FOCUS will come out in the US this September and in France in 2020 from 10/18. Here are some early reviews: “Readers will root for the forceful, independent Elena…Perry knows…

Cover Reveal Boochani in France

We are very pleased to share the striking cover for the forthcoming French edition of NO FRIEND BUT THE MOUNTAINS by Behrouz Boochani! TEMOINAGE D’UNE ÎLE-PRISON will be published in France on 17 October by Hugo Publishing. Behrouze Boochani is now entering his seventh year in detention on Manus Island.


A ten-year-old pirate captain? Absurd? Not in the world of ATTICUS VAN TASTICUS, a fabulously funny new illustrated junior fiction series from the brilliant and wacky creative minds of Andrew Daddo and Stephen Michael King beginning in September at Penguin Random House Australia.     1750, when times were tough and teeth were rotten… As…

Comics Authors Have a Sense of Humour!

Science can be fun, too! Just ask Maris Wicks, author of HUMAN BODY THEATER!                                 Her book is coming out in Italy today.             It has already been published in France (Marabulles) and Spain (Norma)….

First Second Buys Two More!

First Second has acquired rights to Sarah Goetter and Natalie Riess’s DUNGEON CRITTERS, a middle grade, fantasy adventure graphic novel about a tight-knit squad of animal companions investigating a sinister botanical conspiracy among the furry nobility, to be published in the winter of 2020. Also in 2020, First Second will publish KITTY SWEET TOOTH, about a…