Bradford Literary Agency

Archive for December, 2017

Little girls are better at designing superheroes than you

Ted Anderson’s novel, featuring a STEM-obsessed fourth-grader who builds and take things apart with the power of her mind and who fights crime alongside The Starlights, a motley crew of teen superheroes, in modern-day San Francisco, pitched as inspired by the viral tumblr blog Little Girls Are Better At Designing Superheroes Than You, to Andrea Colvin at Lion Forge, in a three-book deal, for their young reader CubHouse imprint, for publication in early 2019, by Jennifer Chen Tran at Bradford Literary, while at Fuse Literary.

German rights for DISORDERLY CONDUCT & more

German rights to Tessa Bailey’s DISORDERLY CONDUCT, INDECENT EXPOSURE, and DISTURBING HIS PEACE, to Rowohlt, by Agence Hoffman, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.

New mg from Mike Allegra

Mike Allegra’s SCAMPERS AND THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD, about a little mouse who uses the scientific method to figure out if the new owl guarding the vegetable garden is real or not, illustrated by Elizabeth Zechel, to Carol Malnor at Dawn, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency for both the author and the illustrator (World).


Dea Poirier’s NEXT GIRL TO DIE, in which a detective confronts her past as she hunts a serial killer with the same MO as the one who murdered her sister a decade ago, to Megha Parekh at Thomas & Mercer, in a two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World).