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Daring Swedish YA Tale Attracts Strong Foreign Rights Deals

Jessica Schiefauer

Jessica’s Schiefauer’s Swedish YA novel Pojkarna (The Boys) is attracting strong foreign rights interest for its daring story about gender transformation.

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Denmark’s Movellas Social Reading/Writing Empowers Teens

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Movellas, a community for teenagers to read, write and share stories launched in 2010, has attracted 200,000 budding literati in the US, UK and Denmark.

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Exhibiting at the Bologna Book Fair? Pitch Us a Story

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Publishing Perspectives will be covering the Bologna Book Fair and we’re looking for the most exciting, innovative, and interesting stories there. Let’s talk.

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The Value Rubric: Do Book Bloggers Really Matter?

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Author Beth Kephart discusses the impact bloggers have had on her career, propelling her most recent novel into a third printing and foreign rights sales.

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Have You Seen Our Children’s Books Edition? Pitch Us Stories

Are you a children’s book publisher, agent, illustrator, reader? Tell us what you’re up to.

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Two Children’s Authors Launch Publishing Company in Brazil

Brazilian authors Márcia Leite and Leonardo Chianca have written over 30 childrens’ books each, and are now launching a publishing company, Pulo do Gato

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Ruckus Media Teams with Scholastic, Adds Print to Digital

Rick Richter of Ruckus Media Group discusses their new partnership with print giant Scholastic.

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Market Snapshot: Children’s Publishing in France

Olivia Snaije looks at what makes French children’s publishing unique, particularly the illustration and attention to detail.

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Between Shades of Gray: The Making of an International Bestseller

Beth Kephart writes about how Ruta Sepetys’ novel Between Shades of Gray became an international bestseller.

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Booksurfers: Tech Pulls Kids Into Classic Stories

By Roger Tagholm Using new technology to spark interest in some of the oldest of books -– in part that’s the philosophy of one of […]

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