Recent Sales

FILM/TV RIGHTS
Jon M. Sweeney's THE POPE WHO QUIT: A TRUE MEDIEVAL TALE OF MYSTERY, DEATH, AND SALVATION (Image/Crown), to HBO.

CURRENT ISSUES
Founder of the Gay Christian Network and author of Torn, Justin Lee's HOW TO DISMANTLE AN ECHO CHAMBER, a practical guide to learning how to talk to people who have diametrically opposed opinions from you, how to empathize with them, and how to (possibly) change their minds, to Tarcher Perigee

MEMOIR
The Invisible Girls author Sarah Thebarge's newest memoir, THE FAMILY SKELETON. Thebarge shares her personal and empowering story, where the damsel in distress refuses to wait for a man to rescue her and instead learns how to save herself amidst a suffocating family situation, to Jericho Books/Hachette.

PARENTING AND MARRIAGE

Authors and counselors Stephen James and Chip Dodd's GIRAFFES ON ICE: IMPERFECT PARENTS RAISING WHOLE-HEARTED CHILDREN, in which the authors present practices to implement and questions to contemplate as parents learn to forego perfectionism, resolve issues from their own childhoods, tune in to their feelings and the motions of their children, and be present with their families throughout the best and worst of circumstances, to Revell.

Psychologist and professor Dr. Ronald Welch's I CHOOSE TO LOVE YOU: TO CHOICES SUCCESSFUL COUPLES MAKE, in which the author provides an entirely new perspective on marital conflict. He offers clear and pragmatic advice to couples in how to make positive, successful decisions in the ten core areas that affect how couples handle differences in their relationships, to Revell.

RELIGION
Frank Viola's INSURGENCE, unveiling the gospel that Jesus, Paul, and the apostles preached to Baker Books, in a two-book deal.

Creator of the YouTube series "Transgender and Christian," Austen Hartke's STANDING ON THE EDGE: THE BIBLE, THE CHURCH, AND TRANSGENDER CHRISTIANS, interweaving ancient Bible stories and modern stories of transgender Christians to change the way readers think about transgender people, their faith, and the future of Christianity, to Westminster John Knox Press.

Director of the School for Conversion's Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove's RECONSTRUCTING THE GOSPEL: HOW JESUS SAVES US FROM RACIAL BLINDNESS AND BAD RELIGION, re-reading Christian faith not as one among many religions, but as an antidote to bad religion and America's original sin of racism, to InterVarsity Press.

Professor of theology and religion Sharon Baker's A THEOLOGY OF NON-VIOLENCE, offering readers a vision of a God whose justice and mercy are not held in polarity, but a God whose aim for all creation is to love, redeem, and restore, not only in a non-violent way, but as an act against violence and the cycles of abuse and oppression it brings about, to Augsburg Fortress Press.

Ben Corey's AMERICAN HERESY, the blogger of Formerly Fundie describes his spiritual journey of how, as a conservative Christian, he fell into 11 popular American heresies and how he reconnected with the true gospel Jesus preached, to HarperOne.