Bradford Literary Agency

Recent Deals

THE ENFORCER is coming to Japan

HelenKay Dimon’s THE ENFORCER, to Futami Shobo (Japan), by Corinne Shioji at The English Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.

Russian translations give us STARRY EYES

Jenn Bennett’s STARRY EYES and SERIOUS MOONLIGHT, to Ripol (Russian Federation), by Anastasya Markova at Synopsis Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.

New installment for TCC series

Joss Wood’s untitled installment in the latest arc of the Texas Cattleman’s Club series, in which scandal erupts among the elite of Texas, to Stacy Boyd at Harlequin Desire, in a nice deal, for publication in early 2019, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (world).

You’ve Got Mail meets Haunted Mansion in THE 2ND BEST HAUNTED HOTEL ON MERCER STREET

DINOSAUR BOY author Cory Putman Oakes’s THE SECOND BEST HAUNTED HOTEL ON MERCER STREET, pitched as You’ve Got Mail meets The Haunted Mansion, in which two girls—one living, one a ghost—working at rival haunted hotels form an unlikely friendship, to Erica Finkel at Abrams Children’s, for publication in fall 2020, by Sarah LaPolla at Bradford Literary Agency (world English).

Film: Mary Pender at UTA
Three-book Italian deal for Katee Robert

Katee Robert’s THE DEVIL’S DAUGHTER, THE HUNTING GROUNDS, and THE SURVIVING GIRLS, to Rosy Fotia at Hope Edizioni (Italy), in a three-book deal, by Thesis Contents Agency, on behalf of Alexandra Levenberg at Amazon Publishing and Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency

LIE TO ME to be published in 2020

Kaitlin Ward’s LIE TO ME, about a girl with no memory of her near-death experience who starts to suspect her new boyfriend is not what he seems, to Amanda Maciel at Scholastic, for publication in January 2020, by Sarah LaPolla at Bradford Literary Agency (world).

Two-book deal for Aster’s EMBLEM ISLAND

Alex Aster’s EMBLEM ISLAND: CURSE OF THE NIGHT WITCH, an #OwnVoices story in which three friends who need to break a terrible curse must journey across their island home to find the night witch, using ancient myths as a guide and discovering wicked creatures they only know through legends in their path, to Annie Berger at Sourcebooks, in a two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (world English).

Translation: Taryn Fagerness Agency
French rights for ALEX, APPROXIMATELY

Jenn Bennett’s ALEX, APPROXIMATELY, to Hugo (France), by Michele Kanonidis at La Nouvelle Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.

STANDING ON HER SHOULDERS to be published

Monica Clark-Robinson’s STANDING ON HER SHOULDERS, about the strong women whose shoulders we all stand on, from the well-known freedom fighters to the mothers and grandmothers who raised us, illustrated by Laura Freeman, to Orli Zuravicky at Scholastic, for publication in 2020, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency for the author, and by Janet DeCarlo at Storybook Arts for the illustrator (world).

Bulgarian rights to VOX

Christina Dalcher’s VOX, to Locus (Bulgaria), by Katalina Sabeva at Anthea Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.