Entries tagged with “Simon & Schuster


My second picture book with Beach Lane Books was announced inĀ Publisher’s Weekly.

Andrea Welch at S&S/Beach Lane has acquired world rights to Nancy Raines Day‘s (l.) Pirate Jack Gets Dressed: A Colorful Yarrrn, a picture book about a pirate getting dressed, piece by colorful piece. Allison Black will illustrate; publication is slated for spring 2019. Tricia Lawrence at Erin Murphy Literary Agency represented the author and Kelly Sonnack at Andrea Brown Literary Agency represented the illustrator.

Allison Black

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It’s official–my newest book, What in the World? Numbers in Nature, will be out in the world September 1. Click on its glorious cover to see its announcement on the website of Simon & Schuster, parent company of publisher Beach Lane Books. If you sign up for updates, you can even get a free e-book from S&S.

I’m also excited to announce that I’ll be a featured author and presenter at the Savannah Children’s Book Festival November 13-14. More to come!