Welcome

Who we are

Founded in 2014, Azantian Literary is committed to guiding the careers of both new and established voices in fiction and nonfiction, particularly those who have been historically underrepresented. Whether a heart-warming contemporary, a moving true story, or a grand epic fantasy, we look for the universal truths in our stories that connect us all.

Books

Recent and Upcoming Books

Jude Saves The World

Ronnie Riley Middle Grade

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Travis Daventhorpe for the Win!

Wes Molebash Middle Grade

Hungry Ghost

Victoria Ying Young Adult

Jagged Little Pill

Eric Smith Young Adult

News

Latest News

Shadia Amin
May 14th, 2022 | Book News

Shadia Amin to Illustrate MG Graphic Novel!

Comedian, actress, and disability advocate Maysoon Zayid's SHINY MISFITS will be illustrated by Shadia Amin! The story follows a disabled 11 year-old as she sets off on an unstoppable quest for superstardom on her own terms after the boy of her dreams becomes a viral sensation for catching her as she's falling. It will be coming from Graphix 2023!

Keir Alekseii
May 4th, 2022 | Agency News

Keir Alekseii has joined Azantian Literary Agency!

Keir Alekseii has joined Azantian Literary as an associate agent, representing YA and adult SFF and YA contemporary. She was previously a mentee at Azantian Literary.

Shannon Lechon
May 4th, 2022 | Agency News

Shannon Lechon has joined Azantian Literary Agency!

Shannon Lechon has joined Azantian Literary as an associate agent, representing MG, YA, and adult fiction, graphic novel, and select nonfiction. She was previously an intern with P.S. Literary, Cake Creative, and PRH, as well as a mentee at Azantian Literary.

D. Zollicoffer
April 7th, 2022 | Book News

SOLD! English and Spanish Language rights to D. Zollicoffer's Chapter Book Series!

D. Zollicoffer's HOW TO DEFEAT A BLOB MONSTER is the first in the Game On, Zhuri! chapter book series in which a young video game creator enters the gaming world to save her uncle from a mysterious blob monster, but what begins as a rescue mission quickly leads to a confrontation with her very first, embarrassing, creation. It will be coming from Reycraft in fall 2023!

Translation: Brent Taylor at Triada