A book club edition of the French translation of Lynne Matson’s NIL trilogy has now been published in a single volume by Editions de Noyelles. At 1400+ pages and weighing in at almost 1.4 kilos, it’s a biggie! And a thrilling read, too! Tell me. How DO you escape from an island that doesn’t exist?
HONOR CODE by Kiersi Burkhart is now available from Fleurus under the title AU ROYAUME DES MENTEURS and Milan have just published Vicki Grant’s hilarious SHORT FOR CHAMELEON as FAMILLE A LOUER. Both authors are with the Transatlantic Agency in Toronto.
Natalie C. Anderson’s CITY OF SAINTS AND THIEVES has been nominated for the German Youth Literature Award 2019, the most prestigious and valuable prize the German children’s book industry gives out every year.Other nominees in the Young Adult Literature category include Neal Shusterman and Lauren Wolk, so Natalie is in stellar company! …
Caitlyn Dlouhy at Atheneum/Dlouhy has acquired Jamaican-born author Desmond Hall‘s debut YA novel, Your Corner Dark, in a preempt. Set on the unforgiving streets and majestic mountains surrounding Kingston, Jamaica, the novel tells the story of Frankie, an ambitious high school student who has just earned a ticket out with a full ride scholarship to college…
Melissa Albert’s THE HAZEL WOOD is on not one but two Best Books of 2018 lists! First, the US edition was chosen for the New York Times list of Five Notable YA Books for 2018 (one of the three novels, the other two books are nonfiction). The full article is here. …
THE HAZEL WOOD is now in its 35th week on the New York Times YA Hardback Bestsellers List!
THE HAZEL WOOD is on the New York Times YA bestsellers list for its 28th week! Seven months! And check out the spectacular booth the Brazilian publishers created for THE HAZEL WOOD at the São Paolo book fair.
THE HAZEL WOOD has just hit its 26th straight week on the New York Times YA Hardback Bestsellers list! Melissa Albert was just in Dublin and London for a whirlwind tour and a panel at the YALC conference last week. What a pleasure to finally meet her in person!
HAZEL WOOD author Melissa Albert will be on a panel at YALC at London’s Olympia at 2.00pm on 27 July. Reserve your tickets now! This is the UK cover:
THE HAZEL WOOD is in its 23rd week on the New York Times YA Bestsellers list and has moved up from #8 to #6. Ho, Hum. For a change, here’s the French cover: