I'm so delighted to be able to share some good news for a great person: super talented and versatile author Anna Redding, whose YA non-fiction book GOOGLE IT is hitting shelves in August (have you preordered your copy yet?).
Today's deal is in a completely different vein, as you will quickly see from reading this exciting deal announcement below:
Chris Hernandez at Harper Collins has acquired World rights to Emmy award-winning journalist Anna Redding's picture book debut, RESCUING THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, with critically acclaimed artist Edwin Fotheringham signed on to illustrate. The action-packed true story follows a little-known hero who the historic artifact and many others from being destroyed by the British during the war of 1812. Ammi-Joan Paquette of Erin Murphy Literary Agency represented the author, and Pat Hackett/Artist Representative the illustrator, with publication scheduled for winter 2020.
Zany, fun, and brilliantly factual, this untold story will keep you on the edge of your seats! There's a fair ways to go before we all get to enjoy it – but it will be more than worth the wait.