Former litigator turned chef and founder of Austin’s The Peached Tortilla, Eric Silverstein’s cookbook GET PEACHED: Recipes and Stories from the Peached Tortilla; raised in Japan and Atlanta, the author’s bi-racial background and cultural roots influenced the creation of Asian comfort food dishes with a southern twist, such as Pearl Meatballs, Hainanese Chicken and Rice, Banh Mi Taco and the JapaJam Burger, to Jennifer Williams at Sterling Epicure, by Jennifer Chen Tran at Bradford Literary, while at Fuse Literary.
Archive for November, 2017
Kelly Coon’s YA fantasy debut, about a kingdom where girls are selected to join fallen Kings as Queens in the Netherworld—a dark tradition that is seen as an honor but is, in actuality, a death sentence— and where one girl is determined to save her sister from this fate, to Kelsey Horton at Delacorte, in a six-figure deal, in a pre-empt, in a two-book deal, for publication in 2019, by Kari Sutherland at Bradford Literary Agency (world English).
Spanish rights to Rachel Lynn Solomon’s YOU’LL MISS ME WHEN I’M GONE, to Libros de Seda, by Sandra Bruna Literary Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
RITA award-winning author Jenn Bennett’s SERIOUS MOONLIGHT, about a mystery aficionado who spends the summer before college knee-deep in both intrigue and a burgeoning romance with her charismatic coworker while working the night shift at a downtown Seattle hotel, again to Nicole Ellul at Simon Pulse, in a two-book deal, for publication in 2019/2020, by Laura Bradford of the Bradford Literary Agency (NA).
NYT bestselling author Erin McCarthy’s THE HOOK UP, in which a genius PhD student convinces a Maine lobster fisherman, who is locked in a paternity battle with his identical twin brother over a baby, to strip her of her virgin status in this opposites- attract romance, to Junessa Viloria at Loveswept, in a two-book deal, for publication in 2018, by Laura Bradford of the Bradford Literary Agency (World English).