FIREKEEPER’S DAUGHTER Sells in Italy!

Rizzoli Libri have snapped up Italian rights to Angeline Boulley’s YA thriller FIREKEEPER’S DAUGHTER with a preempt! Publication is planned for spring 2021, at the same time as the book is published in English by Holt.

Two More Sales for THE NIGHT COUNTRY

Italian (Rizzoli) and Spanish (RBA) rights have now been sold for THE NIGHT COUNTRY, Melissa Albert’s brilliant follow-up to her best-selling THE HAZELWOOD. UK/ANZ rights previously went to Penguin UK. Here’s their cover.

FIREKEEPER’S DAUGHTER Is HOT!

We are absolutely thrilled to be representing FIREKEEPER’S DAUGHTER, a taut YA thriller fizzing with energy that paints a picture of an America and native Americans that is a revelation to outsiders. After an exciting auction, Tiffany Liao at Henry Holt Books for Younger Readers won the North American rights, beating out eleven other competitors. Now,…

THE NIGHT COUNTRY Covers Revealed

Here’s a first peek at the US and UK covers of Melissa Albert’s follow-up to her best-seller THE HAZELWOOD. But unless you’re very lucky, you’ll have to wait until January to read the book. Rizzoli have just acquired the Italian rights to THE NIGHT COUNTRY.  

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.    

The Complete NIL Trilogy in One Volume!

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?

YA Titles Just Out in France

      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.

CITY OF SAINTS AND THIEVES Nominated for German Prize!

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!          …

A New Title from the Book Group!

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…

THE HAZEL WOOD Is a Best Book of 2018!

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.    …