e are excited to share our latest news with you!

  • Annie Donwerth-Chikamatsu's SOMEWHERE AMONG has been awarded the Freeman Book Award in the Young Adult/ Middle School category from The National Consortium of Teaching about Asia (NCTA).
  • Congrats to Andrew Shvarts' ROYAL BASTARDS and Victoria Scott's VIOLET GRENADE who made the GoodReads "Most Popular Books Published in May 2017!
  • 7 ATE 9, illustrated by Ross MacDonald, earns a 2017 Junior Library Guild Award!
  • TUMBLE & BLUE by Cassie Beasley is listed as Best Summer Book of 2017 by Publishers Weekly!
  • Congrats to the Pips who made the Bank Street College 2016 Best Children’s Books of the Year List: A.N. Kang for THE VERY FLUFFY KITTY PAPILLON, Kate DiCamillo for WHERE ARE YOU GOING, BABY LINCOLN and RAYMIE NIGHTINGALE, Harry Bliss for MY FAVORITE PETS, Alison McGhee for TELL ME A TATTOO STORY, Erin Entrada Kelly for THE LAND OF FORGOTTEN GIRLS with cover design by Isabel Roxas, Sara Weeks for SAVE ME A SEAT, Annie Donwerth-Chikamatsu for SOMEWHERE AMONG, Megan Frazer Blakemore for THE FIREFLY CODE, Kathi Appelt and Alison McGhee for MAYBE A FOX, Jason Reynolds for AS BRAVE AS YOU and GHOST, Jeannine Atkins for FINDING WONDERS, and Dan Wells for BLUESCREEN!!
  • FINDING WONDERS: THREE GIRLS WHO CHANGED SCIENCE by Jeannine Atkins receives a 2017 Golden Kite Award Honor for Middle Grade fiction
  • MATYLDA, BRIGHT & TENDER by Holly McGhee is selected by Amazon as a Best of the Month pick for ages 9-12 in March!
  • RAYMIE NIGHTINGALE and WHERE ARE YOU GOING, BABY LINCOLN by Kate DiCamillo have been named ALSC Notable Children's Recordings!
  • Congrats to Erin Entrada Kelly for winning the Asian/Pacific American Award for ​Literature in ​the ​children's ​fiction​ category​ for THE LAND OF FORGOTTEN GIRLS!
  • ​We're proud of our Pips who were mentioned on the 2017 ALA Notable Children’s Book list: Abby Hanlon for DORY FANTASMAGORY, Susan Verde, Georgie Badiel, and Peter H. Reynolds for THE WATER PRINCESS​
  • Special congrats to Jason Reynolds for ​making the top 10 Best Fiction ​list ​for YA for THE BOY IN THE BLACK SUIT​
  • AS BRAVE AS YOU by Jason Reynolds wins double at this year's 2017 ALA Awards, taking home a Coretta Scott King (Author) Book Honor and a Schneider Family Book Award for Middle Grade
  • GHOST Audiobook edition, written by Jason Reynolds and narrated by Guy Lockard, receives a 2017 Odyssey Honor
  • Congrats to our Pips who received a 2016 NERDIES Award: Isabel Roxas for LET ME FINISH!, Abby Hanlon for DORY DORY BLACK SHEEP, Kate DiCamillo for WHERE ARE YOU GOING, BABY LINCOLN? and RAYMIE NIGHTINGALE, Jason Reynolds for AS BRAVE AS YOU and GHOST, and Jeannine Atkins for FINDING WONDERS.
  • Larissa Helena has joined the team as our new Associate Literary Agent & Manager of Subsidiary Rights!
  • Welcome to Sara Crowe, who has joined us as Senior Agent.
  • Cheers for Kate DiCamillo's RAYMIE NIGHTINGALE and Jason Reynolds' GHOST, both National Book Award Finalists.


Here is a listing of upcoming conferences we'll be attending.

Larissa Helena
  • April 21st-23rd NESCBWI, MA

  • Sara Crowe:
  • May 12-13th Storymakers Conference, Utah

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