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Knockout Games  
Jan. 17, 2014
Author:  G.Neri
Category:  Children's: Young Adult
Description:  Coretta Scott King Honor author G. Neri's new YA novel, Knockout Games, tells the story of Erica, a white 15-year-old, and her experience getting caught up in the TKO Club, a group of middle-school kids urged to play the now-infamous knockout game by Kalvin, a charismatic black 18-year-old. Neri wrote the book based on visits to a St. Louis high school where the knockout game became popular. Andrew Karre at Carolrhoda Lab acquired world English rights from Edward Necarsulmer IV at Dunow, Carlson & Lerner Literary Agency for publication in in August 2014.
Rights already sold:  World English
Contact:  Edward Necarsulmer IV
Dunow, Carlson & Lerner Literary Agency, Inc.
edward@dclagency.com
phone: 212-645-7606
21 West 21st Street, Suite 1107, New York, NY 10011
Item number:  9283
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