9:00am PT by Rebecca Ford and Andy Lewis
Rights Available! A Grandfather's Wild WWII Tales Told in Michael Chabon's Latest Novel
Moonglow (HarperCollins) by Michael Chabon
The acclaimed novelist and occasional screenwriter (John Carter, Spider-Man 2) has won rave reviews for his latest, in which a dying man finally opens up to his grandson with a wild tale about his life, from World War II to the space program.
Dear Miss Sweetie (Putnam Children's) by Stacey Lee
Agency: Gersh/Nelson Literary
With inclusive female-led stories in demand, this 1890s Atlanta-set YA novel, out in 2018, follows a Chinese teen who moonlights as a supposedly white newspaper advice columnist to defend a black man accused of raping a white woman.
This story first appeared in the Dec. 16 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.