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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

RUBI RAMOS' RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Jessica Parra Young Adult

THE LONGEST AUTUMN

Amy Avery Adult

Jude Saves The World

FIRST-YEAR ORIENTATION New Adult

The Adventures of Amina Al-Sirafi

Shannon Chakraborty Adult

News

Recent News

Jared Pechacek
May 1st, 2023 | Book News

SOLD! NORTH AMERICAN RIGHTS TO JARED PECHACEK'S MEDIEVAL FANTASY!

Debut author Jared Pechacek's THE WEST PASSAGE, a medieval fantasy novel about a young girl and a young boy's journeys through an impossibly large, frightening, and strange palace where apes learn to write, birds keep bees, and large eldritch ladies of unknowable power enforce their wills to warn of the rising of the beast. It will be coming from Tordotcom in July 2024.

Translation: Brent Taylor at Triada

Film/TV: Kim Yau at Echo Lake

Jayme Brodie
May 1st, 2023 | Book News

SOLD! JAYME BRODIE'S DEBUT MIDDLE-GRADE GRAPHIC NOVEL!

Author-illustrator Jayme Brodie's debut STICK TOGETHER, which follows a 12-year-old eager to become fast friends with her new neighbor and join her school's field hockey team, but her burgeoning friendship with (and crush on) one of the prettiest & coolest girls that she's ever seen threatens to come between them, and she must reconcile their differences and feelings before they tear the team and each other apart. It will be published by Feiwel and Friends in spring 2026.

Film/TV: Kim Yau at Echo Lake

Clare Edge
May 1st, 2023 | Book News

SOLD! CLARE EDGE'S DEBUT MIDDLE GRADE SERIES!

Clare Edge's debut ACCIDENTAL DEMONS series, about a type-one-diabetic witch whose magic—and her family's safety—is threatened when each drop of blood she needs to test her blood sugar accidentally pulls a demon through the Veil to mischievous and mysterious effect. The first in the two-book series will be published by Inkyard Press in summer 2024.

Film/TV: Kim Yau at Echo Lake

Indie Next
April 1st, 2023 | Award News

Ronnie Riley's JUDE SAVES THE WORLD is an Indie Next Pick!

""This is a beautiful book with brave characters who fiercely guard friendship as a safe space filled with unconditional love — and set about to make the world that way. Jude Saves the World cracked my heart open and poured joy right in." —Justin Colussy-Estes, Little Shop of Stories, Decatur, GA"