HCCB signs new Geek Girl book deal

HarperCollins Children's Books has signed a new three book deal with Holly Smale, author of Geek Girl, extending Smale’s publishing total to six titles.
Elizabeth Clifford, comissioning editor, acquired world rights in three further Geek Girl titles from Kate Shaw at The Viney Agency.
The first book in the series, Geek Girl, published in March and was nominated for a Roald Dahl Funny Prize. It focuses on Harriet Manners, a self-confessed geek turned model. The follow up book, Model Misfit, was published in October and the third in the series, Picture Perfect, will be released in June next year.