What a thrill it is to see our clients' books globe-trotting and book club visiting! Here are the latest sub-rights deals we've celebrated since fall.
Bookspan's Book of the Month Club has acquired the hardcover rights to ALL FOUR STARS, thanks to the rights people at Penguin Random House.
OTHERBOUND is a 2014 Junior Library Guild selection. We're grateful more copies will be available to readers!
Thanks to a deal from Rights People, WILMA RUDOLPH: OLYMPIC RUNNER is available in Japanese via Choubunsha Publishing Company, Ltd.
A TASTE FOR RED is now available in French from Editíons Flammarion/Pere Castor, thanks to Rights People.
Thanks to the sub-rights team at Penguin Random House, Verlagsgruppe Random House GMBH acquired the German rights to ONE FOR THE MURPHYS.
The His Fair Assassin trilogy is now available in Polish via Fabryka Stów and complex Chinese via Sharp Point Press all thanks to the folks at Rights People! And the audio edition by Recorded Books is now available in the UK, not just the US, thanks to the sub rights team at HMH.
Scholastic School Book Clubs signed up BLACK RADISHES, thanks to the sub rights staff at Yearling. BLACK RADISHES will also be available in Chinese through Liaoning Children's Publishing House, thanks to the Rights People team.
SOPHIE'S SQUASH will be available in Korean by Awesome World and French from Editíons Kaleidoscope, thanks to the Rights People team.
Thanks to Rights People, JOHNNY DANGER, Book 1, will be available down under from Penguin Australia.
CHASING THE MILKY WAY will be published for Scholastic School Book Clubs thanks to the sub rights staff at Philomel. Also, CHASING THE MILKY WAY will be available in Brazil with Portuguese rights sold to Novo Conceito via Rights People.
THE FALSE PRINCE will be published in Bulgarian by Ciela Norma and Thai by Nanmee. Also, THE RUNAWAY KING will be published in Bulgarian and Thai by the same respective publishers and THE SHADOW THRONE will be available in Bulgarian by Ciela Norma as well. Thanks to the sub-rights team at Scholastic for making this possible!
Thanks to the licensing folks at Candlewick, we're happy GHOST IN THE HOUSE will be available in paperback in Scholastic Book Clubs everywhere. And thanks to the folks at Random House, Scholastic Book Clubs and Fairs will also be carrying PARADOX!
Mary Lyn Ray
GO TO SLEEP, LITTLE FARM will be available in audio format via Recorded Books, thanks to the sub rights staff at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
IF YOU'RE READING THIS is a 2014 Junior Library Guild selection. We're grateful more copies will be available to readers!
ALL THROUGH MY TOWN has been published for Scholastic Book Clubs, thanks to the staff at Bloomsbury Children's.
NERVE Italian rights have sold to Newton Compton Editori and US audio rights to Blackstone Audio. Also, CHARISMA, will have Dutch rights available via Uitgeverij van Goor, an imprint of Uitgeverij Unieboek/Het Spektrum BV. All thanks to the sub rights staff at Penguin Random House.
Thanks to the rights agent at Sourcebooks, THE DIRT DIARY and THE PRANK LIST will be available with a Scholastic Book Clubs edition in the USA, New Zealand, and Australia.
BE A CHANGEMAKER: HOW TO START SOMETHING THAT MATTERS and EMMANUEL'S DREAM: THE TRUE STORY OF EMMANUEL OFOSU YEBOAH are 2014 Junior Library Guild selections. We're grateful more copies will be available to readers!
BOGART AND VINNIE will be published in paperback for Scholastic School Book Clubs thanks to the rights people at Walker Books for Young Readers
DIRT BIKES, DRONES, AND OTHER WAYS TO FLY is a 2014 Junior Library Guild selection. We're grateful more copies will be available to readers!
PALACE BEAUTIFUL is available in simplified Chinese from Aurora Publishing House, thanks to the Rights People team.
Thanks to Rights People, RETURN TO THE WILLOWS will be available in China from Beijing Yuanliu Classic Culture, Ltd and in Taiwan via Mandarin Daily News.
We appreciate our colleagues who make these sales happen—and especially for our clients who write great books all of us want to get into reader's hands. Thanks for all your hard work!