Big Bright USA Books Publishing this Season

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This is truly an exciting start to the season, with such a wealth of talent from Bright authors and illustrators. There is a great diversity of stories, characters, and passions featured in these upcoming titles; we are proud to share each and every one with you.

Please do get in touch with our agents to find out more about their specialist area within children’s publishing.

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Come Home Already!
illustrated by Benji Davies
HarperCollins || December 2017
Grandad’s Secret Giant
by David Litchfield
Abrams || Coming in 2018

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S E P T E M B E R

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ACookedUpFairytale
A Cooked Up Fairy Tale
Illustrated by Ben Mantle
Random House Books for Young Readers

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Starring Carmen
Illustrated by Lorena Alvarez
Abrams Books for Young Readers
*To be featured in the 2017 SOI Original Art Show!*
Princesses Wear Pants
Illustrated by Eva Byrne
Abrams Books for Young Readers
*Now a #1 New York Times bestseller!*

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A Loud Winters Nap
by Katy Hudson
Capstone
It’s Not Jack and the Beanstalk
Illustrated by Edwardian Taylor
Two Lions

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One Leaf, Two Leaves, Count with Me!
Illustrated by Clive McFarland
Penguin
A Little Princess
Illustrated by Lorena Alvarez
Little Golden Books

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O C T O B E R

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Winter Dance

Winter Dance 
Illustrated by Richard Jones
HMH Books for Young Readers

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River Rose and the Magical Christmas
Illustrated by Lucy Fleming
HarperCollins
Maurice the Unbeastly
Illustrated by Karl James Mountford
Sterling Publishing Co.

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Sleep Tight Snow White
Illustrated by Lorena Alvarez
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years
Illustrated by David Litchfield
Henry Holt and Co.

Dough Knights and Dragons

Dough Knights and Dragons
Illustrated by George Ermos
Sterling Publishing Co.

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Everybody’s Somewhere
Illustrated by Alea Marley
Seagrass Press
Famously Phoebe
Illustrated by Aurelie Blard-Quintard
Sterling Publishing Co.

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N O V E M B E R

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Playdates Rule!
Playdates Rule!
By Rob McClurkan
Bloomsbury Publishing

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The Fox and the Wild
By Clive McFarland
Candlewick Press
Look! What Do You See? An Art Puzzle Book of American & Chinese Songs
Illustrated by Becca Stadtlander
Viking Books for Young Readers

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D E C E M B E R

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Lucy Loves Goosey
Illustrated by Rob McClurkan
Little Bee Books
Hugga Bugga Love
Illustrated by Gillian Flint
Little Bee Books
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E A R L Y  2018  S N E A K  P E E K

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Screen Shot 2017-09-19 at 3.12.44 PMMighty Tug
Illustrated by David Mottram
S&S | Paula Wiseman Books

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With Frankfurt Book Fair only a few weeks away, Bright is armed and ready with a robust portfolio of new, exciting artwork. Contact a Bright Agent today to set up a meeting or request a bespoke lightbox.

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Alex Gehringer
Illustration Agent
James Burns
Managing Agent

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Robbin Brosterman
Illustration Agent
Anne Moore Armstrong
Senior Trade Agent