The Library as Sanctuary

I’ll be brief.¬†Chances are, if you’re reading this, you’ve benefitted from a library at some point.¬†From story time in the children’s section to armloads of chapter books to discovering science fiction to researching for a school project to...

News Roundup

Fuse is happy to announce that on Wednesday, our client MariNaomi was nominated for a Eisner Award for her graphic novel Dragon’s Breath and Other True Stories. The Eisner Awards are the Oscars of the Comic Book and Graphic Novel publishing community. They are...

“I Don’t Want to Be a Frog” is a star!

Er, well, received a starred review to be exact! Dev Petty’s I Don’t Want to Be a Frog, illustrated by Mike Boldt, was released in February and is doing tremendously well! This is one of the first books I sold to be released so it’s a special thrill...

Tell you what we want…what we really, really want

I recently took pitches at the Women’s National Book Association Pitch-O-Rama in San Francisco and to give folks in line something to read to calm the butterflies in their stomachs, I produced a flyer that listed what each of our agents was looking for from...

The First 10 Pages

Hey Fuse Fans! (I’m going to make that a thing.) A client update before I dive into the meat of the post: the lovely Tracy Clayton (Twitter sensation @brokeymcpoverty) is now one of the hosts of BuzzFeed podcast ANOTHER ROUND, which is getting rave reviews. You...