A nice PW review for FROSTED COWBOY!

FROSTED COWBOY by Charlene Ross, coming from Velvet Morning Press in February 2016, just got a nice review in Publishers Weekly: “…a sweet, funny tale of a woman’s gradual self-discovery…Laney is an appealing protagonist whose desire to succeed amid L.A.’s rich and famous is hampered by her own insecurities and search for true love. Readers…

THE BREAKING WHEEL Sold to Putnam

Publishers Weekly Children’s Bookshelf reports: Stacey Barney at Putnam won at auction Natalie Anderson‘s debut YA novel, The Breaking Wheel. The novel follows a Congolese refugee, Tina, who is nursing visions of revenge after seeing her mother murdered. Anderson has worked for NGOs and the United Nations toward refugee relief in Africa. Publication is planned…

A New Imprint from Scribe Australia & UK!

Scribe has a new children’s imprint, Scribble, with Miriam Rosenbloom as the commissioning editor. The first title to be published is UNDERWATER FANCY DRESS PARADE by Davina Bell and Alexandra Colpoys. ‘This gorgeous picture book doesn’t whack you over the head with its exploration of social anxiety, but considers a sensitive boy’s feelings with empathy and subtlety ……

New children’s imprint at Scribe Publications!

Scribe Publications have announced the launch of a new imprint dedicated to children’s books. In creating Scribble, they aim to build up a vibrant and varied list of illustrated books for children, ranging from re-imagined classics to the latest releases from around the world.Their first release will be in March 2016 with ‘I am Doodle…

Bryan Konietzko’s new THREADWORLDS series to be published by First Second!

THREADWORLDS, Bryan Konietzko’s solo graphic novel debut — and First Second is the publisher! THREADWORLDS is an ambitious and passionate 5-volume graphic novel series – an Asimov-style world-spanning epic quest for Nova, a young marsupial humanoid with a love of scientific research in a world where girls are not allowed to study. A non-fiction dimension adds…

WE HAVE A NEW CLIENT FOR GRAPHIC NOVELS!

Just before the 2014 Frankfurt Book Fair opens next week,we are proud to announce that the Agency is now representing Quadrinhos na Cia, the graphic novels list of the prestigious Brazilian Publisher, Companhia Das Letras. Watch this space for news about titles…

A MAJOR WORK OF FICTION FROM ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING WRITERS TODAY!

We are very pleased to announce that the Lora Fountain Literary Agency is representing Alan Moore’s groundbreaking novel, JERUSALEM, in all territories. Weighing in at 614,000+ words, JERUSALEM is already causing a stir in literary circles, and the momentum is sure to keep building as word gets around. It will be published in late 2015…

Coming in 2015: THE SCULPTOR by Scott McCloud (First Second)

We are proud to finally be able to announce that THE SCULPTOR, Scott McCloud’s major new work, will be published in February 2015 by First Second Books. French (Rue de Sèvres), Spanish (Planeta) and Italian (Bao) editions will follow shortly thereafter. THE SCULPTOR is a magnificent novel told in graphic format: David Smith is giving…