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September Releases

September 4, 2016

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The Reader by Traci Chee; Putnam. ages 12 and up Debut Author Sefia knows what it means to survive. After her father is brutally murdered, she flees into the wilderness with her aunt Nin, who teaches her to hunt, track, and steal. But when Nin is kidnapped, leaving Sefia completely alone, none of her survival skills can […]

Rights Reports: August 2016

September 4, 2016

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New books deals for Native/Authors of color as reported in Publishers Weekly. Knopf has bought Vanessa Brantley-Newton‘s picture book Grandma’s Purse, featuring a girl who is enthralled with her grandmother and all the wonders she might be hiding in her bag. Publication is scheduled for spring 2018. HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen Books has acquired Mia Garcia‘s second novel, The Year of […]