HCG buys 'funny, feminist' YA tale from Tuffs

Hachette Children's Group is to publish two books in a "funny, feminist, witchy" YA series from debut author Julia Tuffs. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2020-10-30 01:58:02 UTC ]
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Hachette Children’s Group has bought the UK rights to Slay by US debut author Brittney Morris, who was inspired to write after watching the Marvel blockbuster "Black Panther". Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-01-22 00:00:00 UTC ]
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PRH buys YA psychosis tale by WriteNow alumna

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[ The Bookseller | 2018-04-28 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Egmont buys YA 'feminist firecracker'

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[ The Bookseller | 2017-07-25 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Amy Poehler buys film rights to Hodder's feminist YA novel

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Hachette Children's lands 'feminist Indiana Jones' tales from Bracken

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HCG acquires queer YA boyband romance from Gonzales and Dietrich

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[ The Bookseller | 2021-04-15 22:55:02 UTC ]
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HCG bags YA novel about Bengali-Irish girls navigating queerness

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Raphael's feminist folklore fable to HCG

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HCG signs Andreae and Dyson's festive tale for 2020

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-12-11 17:33:58 UTC ]
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HCG scoops Byrne's YA afterlife love story

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-11-01 11:13:30 UTC ]
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HCG signs 'laugh-out-loud' confused feminist diary

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-13 15:30:58 UTC ]
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Zephyr buys Kat Dunn’s YA debut

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