100 Bugs Out and About

Janine O'Malley at Farrar, Straus and Giroux has bought world rights to Kate Narita's (l.) picture book debut, 100 Bugs Out and About, a story that uses principles of the core curriculum to teach young readers through the beauty of nature how to count to 100 in multiples of 10 using different bugs as examples. Suzanne Kaufman will illustrate; publication is slated for spring 2018. Stacey Glick of Dystel & Goderich Literary Management represented the author, and Alexandra Penfold at Upstart Crow Literary represented the illustrator.