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Pencil & Eraser
Jenny Alvarado's agent Lane Clarke at the ArtHouse Literary Agency brokered the deal. Jenny Alvarado, is an author-illustrator born and raised in Miami, Florida, and currently living in the Space Coast The daughter of Cuban immigrants she hopes to bring some of her experiences into her art and stories.  Her debut picture book, Agent Unicorn, will be[...]
Wahab Algarmi's Almost Sunset, a Muslim American Ramadan Graphic Novel
Almost Sunset has had its North American rights bought by Ben Rosenthal at HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen Books, and Wahab Algarmi's agent Daniel Lazar at Writers House negotiated the deal. Wahab Algarmi is a writer from the SF Bay Area, specializing in visual storytelling He graduated from the Academy of Art University, after studying with Pixar studios story artists,[...]
Tasia M S & Barbara Perez Marquez's To Dance The Moon And Stars YA OGN
Tasia M S and Barbara Perez Marquez's agent Britt Siess at Britt Siess Creative Management, sold world English rights. Joy Revolution is a new imprint of Penguin Random House Children's Books imprint led by authors Nicola Yoon and David Yoon, launched in 2020 and committed to publishing young adult romance novels starring people of colour and[...]
I'd Like You to Like Me
Kat Chneider's agent Chad W Beckerman at the CAT Agency negotiated the two-book deal. Kat Schneider is a freelance illustrator, comics artist and printmaker from New Jersey She posts to Instagram, "I'm so excited to finally announce that I'm writing and illustrating my very own graphic novel: I'd Like You to Like Me! The story deals[...]
Jessica Ricole's Magie And The Soules
Jessica Ricole's agent Jennifer Azantian at Azantian Literary negotiated the two-book deal for world rights. Jessica Ricole posted on Instagram, "I am super excited to announce that my debut middle-grade graphic novel fantasy series, MAGIE AND THE SOULES, will be published by @andrewsmcmeelkids in Fall 2025 and Spring 2027 It's been a CRAZY journey to[...]
Always Raining Here
Hazel and Bell's agent Kurestin Armada at Root Literary, who specialises in science fiction, fantasy, & graphic novels for all ages, negotiated the deal for world rights excluding France and Italy. First Second Books is a prominent and ground-breaking American graphic novels publisher based in New York City, and an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, part of[...]
First Reactions To Marvel Comics/Penguin Random House/Diamond News
Ray Terciero's agent Brent Taylor at Triada US, and Alex Moore's agent Jas Perry at KT Literary represented the pair in the negotiation. Penguin logos The Count of Monte Cristo was written by Alexandre Dumas in 1846 and rivals The Three Musketeers for his best-known work And focuses on Edmond Dantès, a French teenager who is falsely[...]
Emma Mills & Sarah Nicole Kennedy Create The Greenies Graphic Novels
There's hijinks, disaster, friendship, humor, and a whole lot of heart! And most excitingly — it's a trilogy! I've already scripted all three books, and I am SO incredibly excited for Sarah to bring them to life!" Emma Mills' agent Bridget Smith at JABberwocky and Sarah Nicole Kennedy's agent Nicole Tugeau at Tugeau 2 negotiated the[...]
Henna For The Jinn
Any interested editors, please contact my agent!". Safiya Zerrougui's Henna For The Jinn YA graphic novel Well, that was quick it has just been announced that Samia Fakih at First Second had acquired Henna for the Jinn for publication in 2026 A new historical fiction YA graphic novel about "an Algerian girl who takes a job as a[...]
Hollow Magic
Mars Lauderbaugh's agent Jennifer March Soloway at Andrea Brown Literary Agency, did the deal. Feiwel and Friends is a publisher of children's fiction and nonfiction literature for readers aged 0-16 The imprint is part of Macmillan's Children, which is owned by Holtzbrinck Publishing Group Andrea Brown Literary Agency has become a familiar name to Bleeding Cool,[...]
Oni Press Latest To Join Lunar Distribution?
Andrew Wheeler's agent Caitlin DiMotta at CDAS, and Rye Hickman's agent Dara Hyde at Hill Nadell Agency negotiated the deal. Former Bleeding Cool writer and Comics Alliance EIC, graphic novelist Andrew Wheeler recently spoke out on being thrown under the bus by DC Comics after his JLQ comic book series got bad publicity from the[...]
The Afro-Unicorns To Get Graphic Novels In 2024
toys, puzzles, books, bedding, bandages, backpacks, collectables, and more, launching in Walmart last year. Karen Kilpatrick, an agent at East West Literary Agency, approached Random House back in March 2022 on behalf of April Showers, with a brand bible that breathed life into the characters Kilpatrick's pitch and a Zoom meeting with April Showers convinced Sara[...]
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Wish I Was a Baller, A Shaq-Friendly Graphic Novel From Amar Shah
Amar Shah and Rashad Doucet's agent Jas Perry at KT Literary did the deal for world English rights. Wish I Was a Baller, A Shaq-Friendly Graphic Novel From Amar Shah and Rashad Doucet Amar Shah tweeted "Wish I was a baller, Wish I was a little taller Wish I had a book deal." And it happened! So[...]
Cloud Puppy
Kelly Leigh Miller's agent Thao Le at Sandra Dijkstra & Associates did the deal. Kelly Leigh Miller is an illustrator, author, and cartoonist who studied art at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, MD, and now lives in Chicago, where she illustrates and writes professionally As well as her children's books,  she drew the[...]
Rox, Piper & Snips
Jade Armstrong's agent Seth Fishman at the Gernert Company negotiated the deal for world rights. Jade Armstrong Sells Rights To Magical Teenagers Rox, Piper & Snips Jade Armstrong is a non-binary cartoonist living in Montréal work in comics and animation, with a history as a background painter in television Their debut middle-grade graphic novel, Scout Is Not[...]
Maggie Edkins Willis' Baby Steps
Maggie Edkins Willis' agent Jennifer Rofé at Andrea Brown Literary brokered the deal for world rights. Maggie Edkins Willis studied design and art history at Penn and for seven years, worked in-house for two major children's publishers She is now a full-time author/illustrator living in Princeton, New Jersey Her debut middle-grade graphic novel, Smaller Sister, was[...]
First Kiss with Fangs
Marker Snyder's agent Brent Taylor at Triada US negotiated the deal. Marker Snyder art – though not for this project Holiday House was the first American publishing house founded with the purpose of publishing only children's books, in 1935.  Holiday House launched its first eponymous imprints, Margaret Ferguson Books and Neal Porter Books, in 2018 The iconic[...]
Feather Flores at Atheneum won the auction and publication of the first Momo book is to be scheduled for 2026. Ranran Zhou's agent, Britt Siess at Britt Siess Creative Management did the two-book deal for North American rights Founded in 2020, Britt Siess Creative Management is a Seattle-based full-service literary agency with an emphasis on graphic[...]
Emma Vieceli
Now, shout it from the rooftops!" Orbit's Editorial director Jenni Hill bought world English rights from Emma Vieceli's agent James Wills at Watson, Little Orbit will be publishing the volumes in 2024 They describe Breaks as "a high school love story, but a little bit broken" and "perfect for fans of popular LGBTQ+ graphic novels, such[...]
Curveball by Pablo Cartaya & Miguel Díaz Rivas, an MG Baseball OGN
Pablo Cartaya's agent Jessica Regel at Helm Literary, and Miguel Diaz Rivas' agent Atlanta Japp at Advocate Art negotiated the deal. Pablo Cartaya appeared in Will & Grace as Fernando, ws Ricky Martin;s music video body double and dubbed Spanish voiceovers for South Park, but is best known as a novelist, including  The Epic Fail of[...]
Paco And Tiny
Julio Anta and Jacoby Salcedo's agent Jessica Mileo at InkWell Management negotiated the deal for world rights. First Second Books is a prominent and ground-breaking American graphic novels publisher based in New York City, and an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, part of Holtzbrinck Publishers, distributed by Macmillan, with Editorial & Creative Director Mark Siegel and Editorial Director Calista[...]
How To Heroine
Elizabeth Agymang's agent Suzie Townsend at New Leaf Literary & Media handled the deal for world English rights. Elizabeth Agyemang Sells How to Be a Heroine Graphic Novel to Penguin Elizabeth Agyemang graduated from Carnegie Mellon University where she studied Fine Arts and Professional Writing, and she now works in publishing She is an illustrator, printmaker, and storyteller[...]
Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur Get A Wreck & Roll Graphic Novel For 2024
In November 2021, she signed with the renowned children's book agency, Andrea Brown Literary Agency and is now agented with Jemiscoe Chambers-Black, and an artist on the recently released Pack Your Bags, Maggie Diaz, from Scholastic. Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur original graphic novel Wreck And Roll will be published on the 6th of February 2024   [...]
Stick Together
Jayme Brodie's agent Jennifer Azantian at Azantian Literary did the deal for world rights. Feiwel and Friends is a subsidiary of Macmillan Press, a publisher of innovative children's fiction and nonfiction literature, including hardcover, paperback series, and individual titles The imprint states that it is dedicated to "book by book" publishing, bringing the work of distinctive[...]
Kay Healy's Casey's Cases
Kay Healy's agent Hannah Mann at Writers House negotiated the deal for world rights. Kay Healy received a BA from Oberlin College, and a MFA from the University of the Arts Known for her life-sized drawn, painted, and screen-printed fabric installations, Kay Healy investigates themes of home, loss, displacement, and resilience with interview-based projects Her installation[...]
The Street King
Their agent Jennifer Azantian at Azantian Literary Agency negotiated the deal for world English rights. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Sam Soto is a latino comic artist based in the Pacific Northwest[...]
Megan Wagner Lloyd & Erin Kubo Auction The Empty House Graphic Novel
The creators' agent Ammi-Joan Paquette at Erin Murphy Literary Agency represented them both in the deal. Megan Wagner Lloyd is the author of the bestselling kids' graphic novels Allergic and Squished, co-created with illustrator Michelle Mee Nutter, and the Super Pancake kids' graphic novel series, co-created with illustrator Abhi Alwar[...]
Dream Warriors Jesse Byrd and Yonson Carbonell
Jesse Byrd and Yonson Carbonell's agent Jesse B Creative represented the author and illustrator in the two-book deal. New Graphic Novels by Jesse Byrd & Yonson Carbonell New Graphic Novels by Jesse Byrd & Yonson Carbonell New Graphic Novels by Jesse Byrd & Yonson Carbonell Dream Warriors is a graphic novel series about magical beings who battle "nap to[...]