First Second released some news about their Winter 2013-14 titles, including paperback editions for Sailor Twain and Baby’s in Black, and some new books as well, including a new book by the very Talented Danica Novgorodoff, whom we haven’t heard from in a while. Here’s the line-up:
The Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza, by James Kochalka. Will intergalactic adventurer The Glorkian Warrior be able to successfully deliver a pizza? Probably not! Check out the cover reveal for this book over at tor.com!
The Undertaking of Lily Chen, by Danica Novgorodoff. The problem with Chinese ghost marriages: what do you do when the only bride you can find for your dead brother is still alive? “It’s great!” says USA Today.
Hidden, by Loic Dauvillier and Marc Lizano. We guarantee tears when you read this story of a very young Jewish girl dealing with the Holocaust.
Aphrodite, by George O’Connor. The last two Olympians books have both been New York Times Best-Sellers. Will Aphrodite live up to that high bar? Also, we’re publishing this in time for Valentine’s Day.
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