Wade Bradford’s PAPA BEAR’S PAGE FRIGHT, a story where Goldilocks is “supposed” to be the star, but the focus shifts to Papa Bear who upon realizing that he’s inside of a book being read to an audience of readers, is overcome with a case of Page Fright and can’t remember his lines, illustrated by Mary Ann Fraser, to Mara Conlon at Peter Pauper Press, for publication in Spring 2018, by Abigail Samoun at Red Fox Literary for both the author and illustrator (World).
Slovak rights to Alexa Riley’s EVERYTHING FOR HER, to Ikar, by Kristin Olson Literary Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
Japanese rights to HelenKay Dimon’s THE FIXER, to Futami Shobo, by The English Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
Indonesian rights to Jenn Bennett’s ALEX, APPROXIMATELY, to Penerbit Haru, by Maxima Creative Agency, and Hungarian rights to Alexandra, by Lex Copyright Office, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
Andria Rosenbaum’s BOATS WILL FLOAT, about the busy life of different types of boats, illustrated by Jordi Solano, to Sterling Children’s, with Meredith Mundy editing, for publication in Fall 2018, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency for the author and Hannah Whitty at Plum Pudding Illustration for the illustrator (World).
Joss Wood’s final book of the Ballantyne Billionaires series and a new trilogy, about mixing business with pleasure, to Stacy Boyd at Harlequin Desire, in a nice deal, in a four-book deal, for publication in May 2018, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World).
Mike Allegra writing as Roy L. Hinuss’s ONCE UPON A PRANK and HER ROYAL SLYNESS, in the new chapter book series PRINCE NOT-SO CHARMING, introducing a reluctant Prince Charming—who’d much rather grow up to be a court jester, not a prince—to every kid who worries it’s hard to live up to the fairy tale, illustrated by Matt Hunt, to Rhoda Belleza and John Morgan at Imprint, in a four-book deal, for publication starting in Spring 2018, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency for the author, and Arabella Stein at The Bright Group for the illustrator (World).
Turkish rights to Tiffany Jackson’s ALLEGEDLY, to Sis, by ONK Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Natalie Fischer Lakosil of Bradford Literary Agency.
Kaitlin Ward’s THE CAVES, about a girl who wants to study the earth accidentally falls to the center of it, and meets a group of survivors who might be in more danger escaping their cave than they are trapped inside, to Amanda Maciel at Scholastic, for publication in 2018, by Sarah LaPolla at Bradford Literary Agency (World).
2017 RITA nominee HelenKay Dimon’s THE PRETENDER & THE TRACKER, the next two books in the Games People Play series, to May Chen at Avon, in a two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).