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Author of THE POWER OF WHEN Michael Breus PhD and author of TWO TURNS FROM ZERO and founding master instructor of Soul Cycle Stacey Griffith's EXHAUSTED? DISCOVER YOUR PERSONALIZED POWER PROFILE AND GO FROM DRAGGING ASS TO KICKING IT, a guide to beating fatigue, maximizing energy, and living your best and happiest life using the principles of chronobiology, metabolic body type, and simple movements, to Tracy Behar at Little, Brown Spark, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (NA).
Berkeley PhD and NPR correspondent Michaeleen Doucleff's HUNT, GATHER, PARENT, a parenting manifesto based on the author's investigative research and viral articles on the child rearing practices of ancient humans and soon to be its own dedicated multiplatform series, to Jofie Ferrari-Adler at Avid Reader Press, in a major deal, at auction, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (NA).
UK rights to Ed Faulkner at Harper Nonfiction, at auction; rights also to Koesel (GERMANY), in a pre-empt, by Sebastian Ritscher at Mohrbooks; to Grijalbo (SPAIN), at auction, by Aida Tarragona at MB Agency; to Rizzoli (ITALY), at auction, by Stefania Fietta at Donzelli Fietta; and to Bruna (NETHERLANDS), by Willem Bisseling at Sebes & Bisseling; on behalf of Alex Glass.
Children's: Middle Grade Fiction
Caroline Hickey's THE GEOGRAPHY OF GINNY P, the story of an opinionated and funny 10-year-old geography fanatic navigating summer in a new town, missing her deployed dad, and bursting with the challenges and rewards of being a little bit different, filled with geography facts and illustrated with maps and landmarks, to Christy Ottaviano at Christy Ottaviano Books, at auction, in a two-book deal, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (NA).
Comic book writer and cultural critic David Walker with illustrator Marcus Kwame Anderson's THE BLACK PANTHER PARTY, a history presenting the cultural and political impact of the revolutionary organization, using illustrated profiles, essays, and comic book-style retellings to capture major events, people, and actions; and BIG JIM AND THE WHITE BOY, pitched as a flip-the-script reimagining of THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN in graphic novel format, told from escaped slave Jim's point of view as he seeks retribution for the trauma and injustices of slavery, to Patrick Barb at Ten Speed Press, in a two-book deal, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (world).
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Elevate hits the Wall Street Journal (#6) and USA TODAY (#46) lists for the week of October 10th.
The Coffee Bean hits the Wall Street Journal (#2), Publishers Weekly (#6), and USA TODAY (#70) lists for the week of July 15!
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Marcy Dermansky signs galleys of the very buzzy Very Nice to long lines at the Librarians' Lounge, read about it here. Da Chen headlines the Children's Book & Author Breakfast with luminaries Lupita Nyong'o, Tomi Adeyemi, and Eoin Colfer, talking about Girl Under A Red Moon. Read about it here.
The History of the Future hits the USA TODAY, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon Charts lists for the Week of April 14, 2019!
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A New York Times best children's book of 2018, a Washington Post best children's book of 2018, a Chicago Public Library best book of 2018, an Amazon best book of the month, a People Magazine August 2018 Kid Pick, a feature in Washington Post Kids Post, a feature on NPR's Morning Edition, a rave in the New York Times Book Review, starred reviews in Kirkus, School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, and BCCB.