Publishers Weekly: Rights Report: Week of August 12, 2019

Publishers Weekly: Rights Report: Week of August 12, 2019

David Saylor at Scholastic has acquired author Jaimal Yogisand artist Vivian Truong‘s middle grade graphic novel City of Dragons, kicking off a series of the same name with shades of Amulet, American Born Chinese and Avatar: The Last Airbender. The fantastical coming-of-age adventure shows that monster-sized problems can be solved if you have friendship, courage, compassion (and maybe a friendly dragon). Publication is tentatively set for fall 2021; Mark Gottlieb at Trident Media Group brokered the deal for world rights.  Read more.