Connie Goldsmith is SMASHING STIGMA

Connie Goldsmith’s SMASHING STIGMA, examining stigmas associated with mental illness, addiction, domestic violence, and more; sharing stories of people who have lived with stigma and overcome it, and including steps teens can take to combat its ugliness, to Shaina Olmanson at Twenty-First Century Books, in an exclusive submission, for publication in spring 2023, by Bradford Literary Agency (world).

PARTITION PROJECT from Saadia Faruqi

A THOUSAND QUESTIONS author Saadia Faruqi’s THE PARTITION PROJECT, about an aspiring journalist whose documentary project about the separation of India and Pakistan causes rifts with both her best friend and Pakistani grandmother, to Rosemary Brosnan at Quill Tree, in a good deal, in an exclusive submission, in a two-book deal, for publication in winter 2024, by Kari Sutherland while at Bradford Literary Agency (world).

Brazilian rights for THE EX TALK

Brazilian rights for THE EX TALK

Rachel Lynn Solomon’s THE EX TALK, to Rua do Sabao (Brazil), by Sandra Bruna at Sandra Bruna Literary Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

New thriller from Darby Kane

Author of PRETTY LITTLE WIFE Darby Kane’s THE LAST INVITATION, about a group of women who believe the justice system has failed, so they create a secret alternative to target very bad men, and it works until they make a fatal mistake that could ruin everything, again to May Chen at William Morrow, in a six-figure deal, in a two-book deal, for publication in late 2022, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (world).

Lacey Baker has a WISH UPON A CHRISTMAS STAR

Lacey Baker’s WISH UPON A CHRISTMAS STAR, about an art curator whose faith and strength are tested when she returns home to the family that’s always held her close, only to learn that the dreaded Christmas jinx continues as she’s drafted to team up with the local fraternity leader—and her former high school nemesis—to plan the church Christmas tree auction, to Stacey Donovan at Hallmark, in a nice deal, in an exclusive submission, for publication in fall 2023, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (world).

Hungarian rights for TODAY TONIGHT TOMORROW

Hungarian rights for TODAY TONIGHT TOMORROW

Rachel Lynn Solomon’s TODAY TONIGHT TOMORROW, to Mora (Hungary), by Norbert Uzseka at Lex Copyright Office, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

Portuguese rights for IT HAPPENED ONE SUMMER

Portuguese rights for IT HAPPENED ONE SUMMER

Tessa Bailey’s IT HAPPENED ONE SUMMER and HOOK, LINE AND SINKER, to Particular (Portugal), in a two-book deal, by Sandra Bruna at Sandra Bruna Literary Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

Turkish rights for ASHES OF GOLD

Turkish rights for ASHES OF GOLD

J. Elle’s ASHES OF GOLD, to Ren Kitap (Turkey), by Merve Ongen at ONK Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Bradford Literary Agency.

Polish rights HAPPENED ONE SUMMER

Polish rights HAPPENED ONE SUMMER

Tessa Bailey’s IT HAPPENED ONE SUMMER, to Muza (Poland), by Paulina Machnik at Graal, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

German rights to ALWAYS JANE

German rights to ALWAYS JANE

Jenn Bennett’s ALWAYS JANE, to Carlsen (Germany), by Roswitha Kern at Agence Hoffman, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

New foreign rights sold for DARK OLYMPUS series

New foreign rights sold for DARK OLYMPUS series

Katee Robert’s NEON GODS, to Newton Compton (Italy), at auction, by Cristiana Chiumenti at The Italian Agency; and, along with ELECTRIC IDOL, to Lyx (Germany), in a two-book deal, by Uwe Neumahr at Agence Hoffman, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.