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SOLD! Congratulations to DoanPhuong Nguyen!

Please help us celebrate with debut author DoanPhuong Nguyen on today’s deal announcement!

From Publishers Weekly

Elise McMullen-Ciotti and Stacy Whitman at Lee & Low Books have bought Mèo and Bé and a second, untitled middle grade novel by debut author DoanPhuong Nguyen. Mèo and Bé is a historical novel about a girl who, after being sold by her stepmother, follows a precocious kitten through the war-torn streets of Vietnam to a happy-ever-after home and found family. Publication is slated for 2023; Sara Megibow of KT Literary negotiated the deal for world English and world Spanish rights.

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