Kickturn is a middle-grade graphic novel by Brie Spangler of the upcoming Fox Level’s Personal Gemma Hopper, this time a few 10-year-old woman travelling the nation together with her dad and mom in a skoolie (a transformed faculty bus) when she discovers skateboarding.
Brie Spangler posts on Instagram “New ebook announcement!! Thanks @knopfkids @rhkidsgraphic @randomhousekids for the chance to convey this new #middlegrade #graphicnovel about women who skateboard to the web page! So excited!! #welovecomics”. A graduate of the Rhode Island College of Design, Brie Spangler is an creator/illustrator of youngsters’s image books, graphic novels, and YA novels. Her YA novel Beast was nominated for a Lambda Award and was named a Greatest E-book of the 12 months by Publishers Weekly and Kirkus.
Erin Clarke at Knopf has purchased world rights to Kickturn to be revealed within the spring of 2025. Brie Spangler’s agent Mackenzie Brady Watson at Stuart Krichevsky Literary Company negotiated the deal
Alfred A. Knopf Books for Younger Readers is an imprint of Random Home Kids’s Books and Rotem Moscovich is its Editorial Director, after beforehand working at Disney Hyperion.
Stuart Krichevsky Literary Company is a number one, unbiased New York literary company representing a distinguished checklist of bestselling and award-winning authors. Based by Stuart Krichevsky in 1995 and initially specializing in narrative non-fiction and literary journalism, the company has expanded to a crew of seven brokers with a throughout all genres.
The growth of youngsters’s graphic novels is fuelling all method of publishers extending into the comics medium. Proper now it looks as if an infinite market that’s being tapped into, and creating longstanding comedian ebook readers for many years to come back. It’s not for nothing that children graphic novels in bookstores are being known as the newsstand of the twenty-first century, and the latest shutdowns have put a hearth beneath it not too long ago.