13 Kasım 2018 Salı

MCPG Ekim kitapları tanıtımı

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The New York Times Book Review highlights UNCLAIMED BAGGAGE in the October 14, 2018 issue. See attached.
"Doll breezily alternates among the voices of her likable characters as they move toward new discoveries, new romance, and unexpected adventure." 

YOU BRING THE DISTANCE NEAR by Mitali Perkins was included in The International Youth Library Foundation's 2018 White Ravens Award list

by Guillermo del Toro,  Daniel Kraus
 was nominated for Best Fantasy for the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards!

LET'S TALK ABOUT LOVE by Claire Kann was nominated for Best YA Fiction for the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards!  

Young Adult Sales:
SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson/Ukranian rights sold to VIVAT Publishing Ltd

SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson/Polish rights sold to Wydawnictwo JK - Jacek Kaszyk
THE ELECTRIC WAR by Mike Winchell/Korean rights sold to Duranno Press

A LITTLE SOMETHING DIFFERENT by Sandy Hall/Russian rights sold to AST Publishers



PBS Newshour interviewed Eleanor Roosevelt's granddaughter about the republication of WHEN YOU GROW UP TO VOTE. Read the full interview here

UNDEFEATED by Steve Sheinkin included in the Winter 2018-2019 KidsIndie Next List  

Middle Grade & Chapter Book Reviews: 

Matthew Swanson, 
Illustrated by Robbi Behr; Imprint; 336 pages; November 2018

 "A marvelous standalone sequel that will inspire random acts of kindness." –School Library Journal, starred review    
Middle Grade/Chapter Book Sales:
SPY PENGUINS by Sam Hay/German rights sold to Egmont
SPY PENGUINS: THE SPY WHO LOVED ICE CREAM by Sam Hay/German rights sold to Egmont  
WONDERLAND by Barbara O'Connor/Portuguese (Portugal) rights sold to 2020 Editora
LUCKY LITTLE THINGS by Janice Erlbaum/French rights sold to Milan Editions
THE REMARKABLE JOURNEY OF COYOTE SUNRISE by Dan Gemeinhart/Chinese Simplified rights sold to Guangxi Normal University Press
THE SECRETS OF WINTERHOUSE by Ben Guterson, illustrated by Chloe Bristol/Polish rights sold to Wydawnictwo Juka



CHECK, PLEASE! by Ngozi Ukazu is garnering major media buzz, with more to come!

NPR Books says, "With Bitty's ever-contagious optimism and Ukazu's sprightly drawings, life inside this soap bubble is as nice as it should be everywhere else." Read the full review here.

Den of Geek calls CHECK, PLEASE! "endlessly delightful." Read the full review here.

The Mary Sue calls CHECK, PLEASE! "amazing [and] refreshing." Read the full feature here.

The Washington Post (UVM: 43.9M), Harvey Award Nominees, [link]Medium (UVM: 24.1M), In Conversation w/ Ngozi and Taneka Stotts, [link]EW.com (UVM: 23.9M), Book Deal Announcement, [link]  Vox (UVM: 10.6M), Pickup of Book Deal Announcement, [link]  The Daily Dot (UVM: 8.7M), Pickup of Book Deal Announcement, [linkThe Boston Globe (UVM: 8.7M), Fierce Reads Event Coverage, [link]Den of Geek (UVM: 7M), Year Four Debut Coverage, [link]Den of Geek (UVM: 7M), Interview with Ngozi, [link]Nerdist (UVM: 5.3M), Peek at 2018 First Second Covers, [link]  The Mary Sue (UVM: 3.5M), Interview with Ngozi, [link]  Paste Magazine (UVM: 3.1M), Required Reading, [link]Paste Magazine (UVM: 3.1M), Pride Month Comics, [link]  Hypable (UVM: 1.5M), Exclusive Excerpt, [link]  Her Campus (UVM: 1.49M), 10 Books with LGBTQ Characters, [link]Book Riot (UVM: 1.2M), Best Queer Comics, [link]Book Riot (UVM: 1.2M), Anticipated Graphic Novels, [link]  The Austin Chronicle (UVM: 856K), Interview with Ngozi, [link]   The Austin Chronicle (UVM: 856K), Best of Austin 2018 Poll, [link]Publishers Weekly (Followers: 776K), Year Four Debut Coverage, [link]Publishers Weekly (Followers: 776K), Profile on Ngozi, [link]Advocate (Followers: 262K), 7 LGBT Books to Devour on the Beach, [link]  The Beat (UVM: 161K), Harvey Award Nominees, [link]The Beat (UVM: 161K), Pickup of Book Deal Announcement, [link]  Omnivoracious (UVM: 140K), Q&A with Ngozi, [link]Omnivoracious (UVM: 140K), 4 New Graphic Novels That Will Pin You to Your Couch, [link]ICv2 (UVM: 136K), YA Graphic Novel Top Picks, [link]Teenreads (UVM: 53K), Review, [link]That's Normal (UVM: 50K), Pub Day Announcement, [link]The Geekiary (UVM: 46K), Giveaway, [link]Comics Verse (Followers: 37.3K), Review, [link]Bookish (Followers: 21.6K), Which New Book Should You Pick Up This Fall?, [link]The Kansas State Collegian (Followers: 10.7K), Review, [link]OTW (Followers: 7.7K), Guest Post by Ngozi, [link

BE PREPARED by Vera Brosgol won "Best Graphic Novel" in Parents magazine's "15 Best Children's Books 2018"

BEST FRIENDS by Shannon Hale and LeUyen was just exclusively announced on Romper (UVM: 3,576,306).

The cover was also revealed and Shannon is quoted saying, "The response to [REAL FRIENDS] has knocked me off my feet."

BEST FRIENDS Will Be The Sequel To REAL FRIENDS & You Can Peep The Cover Here — EXCLUSIVE

Additionally, Shannon Hale just wrote a guest piece for The Washington Post (UVM: 43,925,810 - Circ: 500,000) about gendered reading that prominently featured REAL FRIENDS, for both online (Oct 10) and print (Oct 15, attached).

TIGER VS. NIGHTMARE by Emily Tetri included in the Winter 2018-2019 KidsIndie Next List

The New York Times Book Review ran a fantastic review of SCARLETT HART: MONSTER HUNTERis their October 28th issue. See scan attached.
"Young readers will find Scarlett aspirational. She's brave, but not unafraid. She's bold, but no arrogant. She also has an amazing talent, which I confess I envy..."

PRINCE AND THE DRESSMAKER (review), and ON A SUNBEAM (reviewPW talks with Tillie Walden) were chosen for Publishers Weekly Best of Books 2018 young adult list.  

BE PREPARED by Vera Brosgol and THE ADVENTURE ZONE by Clint McElroy, Griffin McElroy, Justin McElroy, Travis McElroy, Carey Pietsch were nominated for Best Graphic Novel for the 2019 Goodreads Choice Awards!

Graphic Novel Reviews:

SCIENCE COMICS: THE BRAINThe Ultimate Thinking Machine
Tory Woollcott, Illustrated by Alex Graudins: First Second; 128 pages; October 2018

 "A particularly well-executed and thought-provoking installment in this reliable nonfiction series." –Booklist, starred review    

Graphic Novel Sales:
SCIENCE COMICS: DINOSAURS by MK Reed, illustrated by Joe Flood/Ukranian rights sold to Artbooks
HAWKING by Jim Ottaviani, illustrated by Lelan Myrick/Italian rights sold to BAO Publishing
HAWKING by Jim Ottaviani, illustrated by Lelan Myrick/French rights sold to Vuibert 
HAWKING by Jim Ottaviani, illustrated by Lelan Myrick/Spanish rights sold to Norma Editorial
HAWKING by Jim Ottaviani, illustrated by Lelan Myrick/German rights sold to Rowohlt Verlag
LAURA DEAN KEEPS BREAKING UP WITH ME by Mariko Tamaki, illustrated by Rosemary Valero-O'Connell/Norwegian rights sold to Cappelen Damm
LAURA DEAN KEEPS BREAKING UP WITH ME by Mariko Tamaki, illustrated by Rosemary Valero-O'Connell/Portuguese (Brazil) rights sold to Intrinseca
RETURN OF ZITA THE SPACEGIRL by Ben Hatke/Hebrew rights sold to Keter Publishers
ANYA'S GHOST by Vera Brosgol/Spanish rights renewed to Norma Editorial
BE PREPARED by Vera Brostgol/Spanish rights sold to Panamericana Editorial
SPILL ZONE by Scott Westerfeld, illustrated by Alex Puvilland/Spanish rights sold to Panamericana Editorial


BLUE by Laura Vaccaro Seeger 

The Washington Post (UVM: 43.9M) Read the full review here
"With its gentle portrayal of love and loss and its deep sense of emotion, Blue will resonate with readers in a way that is musical, meditative, and reassuring."

The Wall Street Journal (UVM: 43.6M) Read the full review here. Print version also attached.
"An emotional tour de force that sneaks up on the reader and, when it's over, all but demands to be read again straightaway."

MY PET WANTS A PET by Elise Broach and Eric Barclay won "Best Picture Book" in Parents magazine's "15 Best Children's Books 2018"  

Picture Book Reviews:  

Taye Diggs, illustrated by 
Shane W Evans; Feiwel & Friends; 32 pages; September 2018

 "There is no better feeling than this, and the silliness and joy expressed between the real heartache of missing the one “you love more than everything” makes this a true gem." –School Library Journal, starred review 

Picture Book Sales:
IF ANIMALS WENT TO SCHOOL by Ann Whitford Paul, illustrated by David Walker/Japanese rights sold to Iwasaki Publishing Co.
ENERGY ISLAND by Allan Drummond/Portuguese (Brazil) rights renewed to Nova Fronteira
CALENDARBEARS by Kathleen Hague, illustrated by Michael Hague/Korean rights renewed to Frene SC Co. Ltd.

ROSA by Nikki Giovanni/Korean rights renewed to Woongjin Think Big Co. Ltd.

BE KIND by Pat Zietlow Miller, illustrated by Jen Hill/French rights sold to Les Editions Scholastic

VINCENT COMES HOME by Jessixa Bagley, illustrated by Aaron Bagley/Chinese Complex rights sold to Taosheng Publishing House

THE MERCIFUL CROW by Margaret Owen

THE MERCIFUL CROW by Margaret Owen

Macmillan Children Publishing Group'un gelecek yıl çıkacak genç yetişkin  başlıklarından biri MERCIFUL CROW'un kapağına bakın!  Bir hatırlatma olarak, eserin şimdiye dek satıldığı dilleri sizlere duyurmak isterim.  Blossom Books / Felemenkçe hakları, • Pocket Jeunesse / Fransızca • Carlsen Verlag Gmbh / Almanca • Yediot / İbranice • Rosman Yayınevi / Rusça • Ediciones Urano / İspanyolca yayın haklarını açık arttırma ya da ilk tekliflerle aldı.Çok önemli bir projemiz.

THE MERCIFUL CROW by Margaret Owen, için tor.com'da çıkan kapak çalışmasına ve kitapla ilgili özel makaleye bakın.

Kuş benzeri kastlarla dolu bir dünyada yer alan Merhametli Karga (The Merciful Crow),veliaht prensin güvenliğini sağlamak için onun zekalarına ve kemik sihrine güvenen alçak kastlardan gelen bir kabilenin genç reisi hakkında bir genç yetişkin fantastik kurgu.