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  • Out now: 13 DAYS TO DIE by Matt Miksa!

    March 9, 2021
    Happy book birthday to 13 DAYS TO DIE, a debut by former FBI intelligence analyst Matt Miksa— out today from Crooked Lane Books!   Red Sparrow meets Inferno in Matt Miksa's debut which electrifies a Cold War spirit with fresh, modern-day expertise as our heroes wrestle society's darkest nightmares. In a far-flung Tibetan village, prayer flags flap against READ MORE

    Happy Book Birthday to HIP, HIP, BERET! by Melanie Ellsworth

    February 23, 2021
    Today Melanie Ellsworth's debut picture book, HIP, HIP, BERET!, came out with HMH.   A playful and humorous picture book about what happens to Bella's beret when the wind sweeps it away! Find a few special touchable berets on the READ MORE

    Happy Book birthday to G MY NAME IS GIRL by Dawn Masi!

    February 23, 2021
    Dawn Masi, a talented author-illustrator client of McIntosh and Otis, debuts today with G MY NAME IS GIRL! Published with Random House/Doubleday, this lovely picture book has already garnered great reviews and buzz.   Skip right into this joyful, diverse, READ MORE

    2021 Children’s Department Releases!

    February 2, 2021
    We're thrilled to announce a roundup of our children's department authors who are releasing books in 2021! Join us in congratulating them, and consider pre-ordering their amazing books. Click on the titles to learn more!   1/26/21: NIGHT SHADOWS by READ MORE

    Happy Book Birthday To NIGHT SHADOWS By Barbara DaCosta And Ed Young!

    January 26, 2021
    Barbara DaCosta and Ed Young, the famed duo who brought the world MIGHTY MOBY and NIGHTTIME NINJA, have just published their third picture book together! NIGHT SHADOWS releases today from Seven Stories Press. Ed Young is a Caldecott Medalist and READ MORE

    THE POLIO PIONEER by Linda Elovitz Marshall Is A Sydney Taylor Notable Book!

    January 25, 2021
    Linda Elovitz Marshall's THE POLIO PIONEER, a picture book biography about Dr. Jonas Salk, has been named a Sydney Taylor Notable Book for 2021!   The Sydney Taylor Book Awards honor books for children and teens that authentically portray the READ MORE

    SLJ Awards A Star To MURDER ON THE BALTIMORE EXPRESS by Suzanne Jurmain!

    January 21, 2021
    Longtime McIntosh & Otis client Suzanne Jurmain will publish a new middle grade nonfiction, MURDER ON THE BALTIMORE EXPRESS, on 4/6/21 with Little Bee Books. Ahead of its release, the book has been awarded a starred review by School Library READ MORE

    Dawn Masi’s Debut G MY NAME IS GIRL Is A POPSUGAR Pick!

    January 21, 2021
    POPSUGAR Family released a list of 60 best children's books publishing in 2021! We're thrilled to see that McIntosh & Otis title G MY NAME IS GIRL is included, Dawn Masi's upcoming debut.   G MY NAME IS GIRL is READ MORE