Publisher’s weekly announcement

Announcement from Publisher’s Weekly:

Tris Coburn at Tilbury House has acquired world rights to The Arabic Quilt by Aya Khalil (l.), illustrated by Anait Semirdzhyan. The picture book follows an Egyptian-American girl who learns to appreciate her second language, Arabic, after a class project intended to celebrate everyone’s identity. Publication is tentatively slated for winter 2019; Brent Taylor at Triada US represented the author, and Christy Tugueau Ewers at the CAT Agency represented the illustrator.