THE STONE THROWER and The Festival of Literary Diversity (The FOLD) – May 6-8

I can’t tell you how proud I am of the founder of The FOLD (Festival of Literary Diversity). A client and friend, she’s a huge writing talent and activist in the publishing community. She has big news! Jael Richardson has launched a new book today: The African-American football player Chuck Ealey grew up in aContinue reading “THE STONE THROWER and The Festival of Literary Diversity (The FOLD) – May 6-8”

Deal News: Jael Ealey Richardson’s THE STONE THROWER Picture Book to Groundwood

Groundwood Books publisher Sheila Barry has acquired world rights to Jael Ealey Richardson’s picture book THE STONE THROWER, with illustrations by Governor General’s Literary Award winner Matt James. The book, based on Richardson’s memoir of the same name, is due out in February 2016. Congrats Jael! The book will be inspired by her dad’s personal story of becoming the first African AmericanContinue reading “Deal News: Jael Ealey Richardson’s THE STONE THROWER Picture Book to Groundwood”