Tagged: Rock the Boat

Oneworld in five-figure pre-empt for McGowan's middle-grade novel

Oneworld children's imprint Rock the Boat has landed a “thrilling and heart-wrenching” new middle-grade novel from 2020 Carnegie award-winner Anthony McGowan in a five-figure pre-empt... Read more

YA thriller about Native American teen to Rock the Boat

Oneworld imprint Rock the Boat has signed a "unique and compelling" YA thriller and coming of age story centred on a Native American girl, Firekeeper’s Daughter, by debut author... Read more

Rock the Boat to mark Black History Month with new poetry title

Rock the Boat, part of Oneworld, has acquired a picture book that explores race and identity by US poets Irene Latham and Charles Waters, illustrated... Read more

Rock the Boat to publish reinvention of Arthurian legend

Oneworld imprint Rock the Boat has acquired Once and Future, a reinvention of the Arthurian legend set in space, by Amy Rose Capetta and Cori... Read more

L,B’s Emma rocks the boat

Oneworld list Rock the Boat has signed a series about a group of “mini feminists” on a play-date by début author and Little, Brown publisher... Read more

Nobel Prize winner Barry Marshall pens time travel adventure

Oneworld imprint Rock the Boat has acquired the UK rights to How to Win a Nobel Prize, a middle grade adventure for young scientists, by Nobel... Read more

Junot Díaz | 'If you tell a child you’re a writer and don’t have a story for them, no one can make you feel more fraudulent'

The critically lauded US author turns his hand to children’s books with a fortuitously timed tale of immigrant experience—and keeps a decades-old promise as a... Read more

Universal buys film rights to Anderson's 'unbearably tense' début

Universal Pictures has snapped up film rights for City of Saints & Thieves (Rock the Boat), the "unbearably tense" debut YA novel from Natalie C... Read more

Segel's sci-fi series sells to Oneworld for six figures

Oneworld has paid six figures for a YA trilogy by US actor and screenwriter Jason Segel and his writing partner Kirsten Miller. Read more

Rock the Boat branches out with Afrikaans title

Oneworld imprint Rock the Boat has acquired Jaco Jacobs’ A Good Day for Climbing Trees. Read more

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