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INTRODUCING THE FIRST SECOND CREW

Some of you ask who is behind FIRST SECOND... If you've been wandering around this website, you've met me, and Simon Boughton and Lauren Wohl at the FAQ page... Let's continue then, and introduce some of the teammates... KAT KOPIT "Signals Office" Kat came onboard as an editorial assistant, and has become invaluable, as many [...]

By |2007-01-25T17:01:09-04:00January 25th, 2007|Who's on First Second?|0 Comments

AMERICAN BORN CHINESE quick hits

Several mentions of ABC, winner of the Printz Award, in mainstream media: 1. USA Today (print edition)—Life section; mention in larger piece on awards http://www.usatoday.com/life/books/news/2007-01-22-childrens-books-awards_x.htm 2. Seattle Post Intelligencer—mention in larger piece on awards http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/books/300670_kidbook23.html 3. Washington Post—feature http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/01/22/AR2007012201463.html

By |2007-01-24T09:54:44-04:00January 24th, 2007|News|0 Comments

THE PROFESSOR’S DAUGHTER

COMING THIS SPRING: one of the most beautiful graphic novels in existence. One of the most romantic. And one of the funniest. Did anyone notice that PW Comics Week in their end-of-the-year staff picks totally snubbed the French? No mention of Deogratias? No mention of Joann Sfar or Lewis Trondheim, even in the extensive "honorable [...]

By |2007-01-17T04:47:00-04:00January 17th, 2007|News|4 Comments

From Lauren Wohl: a Sardine moment in Orlando.

Lauren Wohl, who is one of First Second's publishers as well as the marketing goddess, just sent the following lovely Sardine moment: Sitting in the Orlando airport, waiting to meet a colleague, surrounded by families carrying oversized stuffed Plutos, sporting Mickey backpacks, and wearing Minnie tee-shirts... I have half an hour, a cup of Starbucks, [...]

By |2007-01-16T06:34:00-04:00January 16th, 2007|Behind the Scenes|0 Comments