Crooked Lane Books

Crooked Lane Books, founded in 2014, showcases crime fiction targeted to the prized female 40+ segment. They offer psychological thrillers, domestic suspense, traditional mysteries, cozies of all kinds, historical crime, and police procedurals.

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Rights Licensed: Audio/Dreamscape, Large Print/CenterPoint
Rights Licensed: Audio/Blackstone, British/Headline French/Saint-Jean; Russian/Eksmo
Rights Licensed: Audio/Blackstone, French/ La Martinière, FrCanada/Saint-Jean, Ukrainian/Knigolove

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December 2021
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Audio/Dreamscape
November 2021
Rights Licensed:
Audio/Dreamscape
November 2021
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Audio/Dreamscape

Alcove Press - an imprint of Crooked Lane

Crooked Lane’s Alcove Press imprint showcases “book club” and “reading group” fiction for the more literary/less bloodthirsty set.

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Rights Licensed: Audio/Dreamscape, German/Bastei-Lubbe
Rights Licensed: Audio/Dreamscape

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August 2021
Rights Licensed:
Audio/Dreamscape
Closer to Okay by Amy Watson
October 2021
Rights Licensed:
Audio/Dreamsdcape

Doug Grad Agency

Narrative non-fiction, military, sports, celebrity memoir, thrillers, mysteries, historical fiction, romance, music, style, business, home improvement, cookbooks, self-help, science, and theater. The agency’s Antenna Books is a digital imprint for books that would otherwise fall through the cracks at big print publishers: new voices in fiction and nonfiction, and old voices too - books that have gone out of print but still deserve to be read (or were available in print but unavailable in eBook editions).

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POST HILL PRESS/WICKED SON, August 2021
Kensington, Spring 2022
THE NEIGHBORHOOD by Matthew Betley Blackstone Publishing, Fall 21/Spring 2022

Antenna Books - an imprint of the Doug Grad Agency

Antenna Books is a digital imprint for books that would otherwise fall through the cracks at big print publishers: new voices in fiction and nonfiction, and old voices too - books that have gone out of print but still deserve to be read (or were available in print but unavailable in eBook editions).

Dover Publications

Dover publishes an extensive collection of mathematical, scientific, and engineering texts, craft books, coloring books, activity books for children, and books on self-development

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Rights Licensed: British/Hodder-Yellow Kite
Rights Licensed: Spanish/Gedisa; Italian/Vallardi
Rights Licensed: Chinese-Simplex/Henan Scientific & Tech; German/Okobuch
Rights Licensed: Chinese-Simplex/Shanghai Scientific
Rights Licensed: Chinese-Simplex/ Guangxi Fine Arts

E.J. McCarthy Literary Agency

The E. J. McCarthy Agency represents military history, politics, history, biography, memoir, media, public policy, sports, and other nonfiction; authors have appeared on The New York Times Bestseller List and received many distinguished literary awards. They have placed books with S&S, Knopf, Random House, Penguin, St. Martin's, Macmillan, Ballantine, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Presidio, Pocket, Bantam, Wiley, Berkley, and many others.

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Rights Licensed: Chinese Complex/China Times; Chinese Simplex/Guanzi Normal UP; Japanese/Tokyo Sogensha; Korean/Cum Libro; Posturguese/Casa da Palavra
Eric Greitens - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, April 2011; rights licensed: Italian/Mondadori
Nathaniel Fick - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, October 2005

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TRIALS OF WAR by Lisa Pearl Knopf, 2022

Entrepeneur Press

Entrepreneur Press books focus on helping the entrepreneur achieve success both in business and in life: whether starting up a business, seeking or changing a career, leading people, or running established companies. New imprint! Entrepreneur Kids business—not just for grownups

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Rights Licensed: Chinese-Simplex/Huaxia
Rights Licensed: Portuguese-Brazil/Editora Self; Turkish/ Maltepe UP

Entrepeneur Kids - an imprint of Entrepeneur Press

New imprint! Entrepreneur Kids business—not just for grownups

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Rights Licensed: Chinese-Simplex/Huaxia
Rights Licensed: Portuguese-Brazil/Editora Self; Turkish/ Maltepe UP

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December 2021
September 2021

Levine/Querido

LQ publishes the writing and artwork of exceptionally talented creators, with a distinct focus on previously underrepresented voices. In his 25 years with Scholastic Trade Publishing (and his eponymous imprint there), Arthur Levine introduced the world to J.K. Rowling, Jacqueline Moriarty, Shaun Tan, Phillip Pullman, and too many other superstars to count.

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“A modern masterpiece.” – The New York Times Book Review & SEVEN Starred Reviews rights licensed: Book Club/Scholastic; Library Subscription/JLG; Large Print/Thorndike
2021 Printz Honor; National Book Award Longlist rights licensed: Audio/Dreamscape; Book Club/Scholastic; Library Subscription; Large Print/Thorndike
TIME’s Best 100 Fantasy Books of All Time; Publishers Weekly Best Book/2020; Kirkus Best YA Book/2020 rights licensed: Audio/Dreamscape; Book Club/Scholastic; Library Subscription/JLG

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October 2021 rights licensed: Audio/Recorded books
September 2021 rights licensed: Audio/Recorded books
October 2021 rights licensed: Audio/Recorded books
September 2021 rights licensed: Audio/Recorded books

Open Road Integrated Media

Open Road Integrated Media is a prestige content brand delivering digital experiences that entertain and inform readers around the world; their network of digital properties produces compelling stories that keep audiences engaged—across devices. Along the way, they reissue discovered backlist classics under their own label and make the publishing world a better place.

Pegasus

An independent publisher specializing in history, philosophy, biography and memoir, literary fiction, and upmarket crime.

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Rights Licensed: Polish/Rebis
Rights Licensed: Audio/Blackstone; Japanese/Tokyo Sogensha; Mmkt Pbk/Harlequin
Rights Licensed: Audio/Blackstone; Book Club/Science Fiction Bk Cl; Spanish/Edhasa

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September 2021
December 2021
September 2021

Penzler Publishers

Internationally renowned crime & mystery maven Otto Penzler’s PENZLER PUBLISHERS group comprises the acclaimed Mysterious Press, founded in 1975, and which publishes the best books by the best authors; MysteriousPress.com, devoted to making available again may of the greatest books of the past in eBook and paperback original formats (in partnershihp with Open Road Media); Scarlet, a list devoted exclusively to psychological/domestic suspense; and the Bibliomysteries project, which are short tales by big names like C.J Box, Anne Perry, Ken Bruen, and Jeffrey Deaver released monthly-ish. Each is set in the deadly world of books (the Bibliomysteries are set bookshops or a libraries; or the major characters are booksellers or librarians or rare book collectors or scholars or academics working with rare books, manuscripts, or archives; or books are a vital clue to the solution of the mystery).

American Mystery Classics - an imprint of Penzler Publishers

American Mystery Classics publishes (newly-reissued mystery and detective fiction from the years between the first and second World Wars - the genre’s Golden Age. AMC’s curated titles include celebrated classics by Erle Stanley Gardner, Ellery Queen, and Mary Roberts Rinehart, and many more.

Rights Licensed: British - Orion/Murder Room for vintage, curated crime
Rights Licensed: British - Orion/Murder Room for vintage, curated crime
Rights Licensed: British - Orion/Murder Room for vintage, curated crime
Rights Licensed: British - Orion/Murder Room for vintage, curated crime
Rights Licensed: British - Orion/Murder Room for vintage, curated crime
Rights Licensed: British - Orion/Murder Room for vintage, curated crime
Rights Licensed: British - Orion/Murder Room for vintage, curated crime

Bibliomysteries - an imprint of Penzler Publishers

Each Bibliomystery short story is set in the world of books. Each Bibliomystery story is written by a high-profile crime and mystery author - exclusively for the Mysterious Bookshop. Each story is made available as a limited edition hardcover volume in an illustrated dust jacket (100 numbered copies and 26 lettered copies).

Mysterious Press - an imprint of Penzler Publishers

Founded in 1975 and formerly associated with Carroll & Graf, Warner, and Grove, the newly-independent Mysterious Press is devoted to publishing the very best mystery, crime and suspense. Mysterious Press has published and continues to publish great names: James Ellroy, P.D. James, Donald E. Westlake, Eric Ambler, Ruth Rendell, Cornell Woolrich, Ross Macdonald, Isaac Asimov, Ed McBain, Kingsley Amis, Patricia Highsmith, and Elmore Leonard.

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Rights Licensed: Audio/Recorded Books; British/Head of Zeus; Japanese/Fusosha
Rights Licensed: Audio/Recorded Books; British/Head of Zeus
Rights Licensed: Audio/Recorded Books; British/Head of Zeus

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Scarlet - an imprint of Penzler Publishers

The premier imprint of Penzler Publishers focusing on psychological suspense with female readers in mind. Scarlet books feature complex women -- whether they are the protagonist or the villain or somewhere in between -- the most dynamic category in popular fiction right now

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Audio/Blackstone; British/Orion; French/ Calmann-Lévy; Large Print/CenterPoint; Turkish/Totem
Audio/Blackstone;
Mmkt Pbk/Harlequin
Audio/Blackstone; British/Canelo; Large Print/CenterPoint

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FIRST VICTIM by Debbie Babitt Spring 2022
IT COULD BE ANYONE by Jaime Lynn Hendricks Summer 2022 rights licensed: Audio/Blackstone; British/Canelo

Polis Books

Founded in 2013 by Jason Pinter, Polis is distributed by Publishers Group West/Ingram. The Polis sweet spot is gritty/noir-ish crime/mystery/thriller/ Polis is home to Agora, the premier diversity-in-crime-fiction imprint

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Rights Licensed: Audio/Tantor
Rights Licensed: Spanish/Trini Vergara Ediciones
Rights Licensed: Audio/Dreamscape; Italian/Leone

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July 2021 A paranormal thriller loosely based on true events…
"Harrington reads like Jim Thompson interpreted by Quentin Tarantino." – Michael Connelly
June 2021; Rights Licensed"Audio/Dreamscape

Agora - an imprint of Polis Books

Agora is the diversity-focused & issue-oriented crime imprint from Polis Books. Agora crime novels are inclusive of the most important issues of our time: societal pressure, psychological challenges, economic instability, politics,culture, race, and gender. Unique crime novels from authors with equally diverse backgrounds

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Rights Licensed: Audio/Novel; British/Pushkin-Vertigo; Japanese/Tokyo Sogensha; Mmkt Pbk/Harlequin
Rights Licensed: Audio/Dreamscape; British/Pushkin; Chinese- Simplex/Shanghai 99; French/Arènes; German/Polar; Japanese/Hayakawa; Portuguese- Brazil/Nova Frontiera; Spanish/Trini Vergara Ediciones
Rights Licensed: Mmkt Pbk/Harlequin

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June 2021 Like Not Without My Daughter, Puja balances brutality against humanity, fear against loyalty, risk against love.
December 2021 rights licensed: Audio/Novel; British/Pushkin-Vertigo; Mmkt Pbk/Harlequin
October 2021
A macabre cozy!
November 2021 rights licensed: Mmkt Pbk/Harlequin

Post Hill Press

The entrepreneurial Post Hill Press focuses on pop culture, business, self-help, health, current events, Christian, and conservative political books. They have placed books with S&S, Knopf, Random House, Penguin, St. Martin's, Macmillan, Ballantine, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Presidio, Pocket, Bantam, Wiley, Berkley, and many others.

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Rights Licensed: Hungarian/ Partvonal
Rights Licensed: Ukrainian/Yakaboo August 2021 May 2021
Rights Licensed: Hungarian/Cser

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August 2021
June 2021
May 2021

Republic Book Publishers

Republic Book Publishers, founded by Alfred Regnery and Eric Kampmann, publishes books that are right-of center by experienced writers. Republic books seek to influence the debate over public policy issues, politics, and American culture.

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-Amazon Bestseller in White Collar Crime -Amazon Bestseller in Financial Services -Amazon Bestseller in Banks & Banking rights licensed: Audio/Recorded Books; Hungarian/Nouvion; Romanian/Minerva

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May 2021
Fall 2021
Fall 2021

Riverdale Avenue Books

An award-winning, cutting edge publisher whose books are created to give readers the same immediate, consumable gratification provided by other forms of entertainment. RAB publishes in ebook and print format under 14 imprints: Desire (erotica/erotic romance); Magnus (award-winning LBGTQ+ non-fiction imprint); Magnus Lit (LGBTQ+ fiction); Pop (pop culture); Afraid (horror); Quest (science fiction/fantasy); Truth (erotic memoir); Dagger (mystery & thriller); Sports + Gaming; Verve (lifestyle); Hera (true and fictional lives & loves of women 35+); 120 Days (LGBT pulp fiction); Binge Watcher’s Guides (dedicated to pop culture phenomena from movies & tv; Circlet (erotic science fiction/fantasy imprint). RAB was named bipublisher of the year by the bi-writers association and has won numerous awards from Ippy, Triangle Awards, Lambda Literary Awards, Golden Crown Literary Society, Romance Review, and Predators & Editors. Distributed by Ingram.

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Tilbury House

Tilbury House is an independent publishing company founded forty years ago and devoted to publishing awardwinning children’s picture books about cultural diversity, social justice, nature, and the environment

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Rights Licensed: Audio/Findaway; Book Club+Fair/Scholastic
Rights Licensed: Audio/Dreamscape; Iconographic/Dreamscape
Rights Licensed: French/Les Belles Histoires; Turkish/Sincap

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August 2021 Library Club/JLG
September 2021
September 2021

Ulysses

Ulysses Press is a pop culture book publishing company with offices in Brooklyn, New York, and Berkeley, California. Their innovation for the pandemic classroom – whether at school or at home -- is a vibrant list of digital coping & strategy titles for educators and parents

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Rights Licensed: Audio/Novel; Chinese- Simplex/CITIC
Rights Licensed: Audio/Echo Point; Brazil/Nversos; Chinese- Complex/ Commonwealth Ed; Chinese-Simplex/Beijing Green Beans; Indonesian; Baca; Japanese/Toyokan; Turkish/Pedagoji

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December 2021
October 2021
November 2021

Ulysses Kids

Books in bloom for cheeky young readers who like their books loaded with fun!

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August 2021
May 2021
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April 2021

Victory Belt

Victory Belt Publishing is rooted in the health and wellness space. Victory Belt’s success stems from the discovery and development of fresh and compelling content in nutrition, fitness, general health, and personal development. Victory Belt books connect readers with global thought leaders to ensure everyone can make informed decisions about their health.