Agents' key Bologna Children's Book Fair 2016 titles

Agents' key Bologna Children's Book Fair 2016 titles

With the Bologna Children’s Book Fair established as the hub for rights activity in the kids’ market, Charlotte Eyre takes a look at what some UK literary agencies will be offering over the course of the fair.

Ben Illis Agency will bring Bitter Sixteen by Stefan Mohamed to Bologna; it is a début that revolves around a superhero (published in the UK by Salt Publishing). BIA will also take début YA novel Gaslight by Eloise Williams, a mystery set in the Victorian music halls of Cardiff. Its UK publisher is Firefly Press. Rights will be available to Ferryman, a YA love story by Claire McFal...

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