Download our November & December ’09 Sales Kit

June 5, 2009

in Breaking News,International Editions,Order Forms,Sales Kits,Sell Sheets,Twilight Saga,Wimpy Kid,Young Adult

The November & December 2009 international sales kit
featuring mass market, and paperback and hardcover titles,
is now available.

Featuring hot fiction titles:
• The movie tie-in edition of Stephenie Meyer’s NEW MOON
• A brand new Alex Cross novel from James Patterson
• Latest mass market from Because She Can author Birdie Clark
David Baldacci’s and Michael Connelly’s new mass markets

Plus–
Jonathan Safran Foer’s nonfiction debut
• Brand-new collection of essays from Malcolm Gladwell
• A revolutionary history book from Flyboys author James Bradley
• Our previously announced international paperback picture books
• Our previously announced Wimpy Kid International Editions and the upcoming fourth Wimpy Kid book
• And a our international Rich Dad box set from Robert Kiyosaki

Don’t forget our to download the Add-On Packet for Spring-Summer 2009 / Fall 2009-Winter 2010 seasons!

November—December 2009 International Sales Kit

November—December 2009 Mass Market Cover Kit

November & December 2009 Sales Kit Download
Complete HBG November & December 2009 Sales Kit (includes all int’l sell sheets, HBG “Bookings”, other hc & pb highlights, and all order forms)
November & December 2009 HBG MM Cover Presentation
November & December 2009 Int’l Editions Order Form (excel)
November & December 2009 International Edition Backlist(pdf)
Kensington November 2009 Catalog & Order Form (mm & pb)
Kensington December 2009 Catalog & Order Form (mm & pb)

Read on about all November & December export titles…

Focus International Editions

Format: INTERNATIONAL B-FORMAT
Publish Date: July 30th, 2009
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780810987586
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Roderick Rules
Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780810987999
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw
Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780810988217
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Do-It-Yourself Book
Price: $6.99 ISBN: 9780810988224

COMING OCTOBER 12th, 2009!
Wimpy Kid #4

Format: Paper Over Board Price: $13.95 ISBN: 9780810983915
More details to come!
Publisher: Amulet/Abrams
Rights: Open Market
Meet Greg Heffley, the undersized kid living in a world where all the other boys in school are taller, meaner, and already shaving. He keeps a diary, but as he says “Don’t expect me to be all ‘Dear Diary’ this and ‘Dear Diary’ that.” Instead, this “novel-in-cartoons” is packed with hilarious illustrations, and Greg’s accounts read like a cross between Holden Caufield and David Sedaris.
Read More about the Wimpy Kid Series.

New Moon (Movie Tie-In)
Stephenie Meyer

Category: YA FICTION
In Two Formats!
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET
Publish Date: October 27th, 2009 Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780316078245
Format: TRADE PAPERBACK (Includes fold-out movie poster!)
Publish Date: September 15th, 2009 Price: $10.99 ISBN: 9780316075633
Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Rights: Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
With the film coming to theaters in November 2009, this hotly-anticipated media tie-in edition of NEW MOON will feature art from the upcoming film. Stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart return as star-crossed lovers Edward and Bella in what will be the biggest film sensation of Fall 2009.
Read more about the New Moon Publishing program.
Read more about our Media Tie-Ins.

Martha Doesn’t Say Sorry
Samantha Berger & Bruce Whatley

Category: PICTURE BOOK
Format: INTERNATIONAL PAPERBACK
Publish Date: September 30th, 2009 Price: $6.99 ISBN: 9780316077286
Pubisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Rights: World
An irresistable new picture book featuring an endearing but naughty new heroine who can’t bring herself to apologize. Fans of No David!, Noisy Nora, Pig Will and Pig Won’t, and When Sophie Gets Really Really Angry will adore this flawed yet charming otter. Parents and kids alike will embrace the hilarious watercolor illustrations and the irreverent humor throughout in this pitch‐perfect picture book that offers the gentlest of lessons.
Read more about MARTHA DOESN’T SAY SORRY

Mary had a Little Lamb
Nicholas Sparks

Category: PICTURE BOOK
Format: INTERNATIONAL PAPERBACK
Publish Date: September 30, 2009 Price: $6.99 ISBN: 9780316077293
Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Rights: World
A lively picture book adaptation of a classic children’s song to launch the newly branded Sing-Along Stories series. Mary arrives at school one day with her friendly lamb following close behind her. This hilarious adaptation includes musical notation and a fun and educational activity page created by well-regarded librarian and 2002 Caldecott Committee chairwoman Pat Scales. International paperback edition.
Read More about MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB

Rich Dad Classics Box Set
Robert Kiyosaki

Category: BUSINESS & FINANCE
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET BOX SET
Publish Date: October 15, 2009 Price: $32.96 ISBN: 9780446561815
Publisher: Business Plus
Rights: World, Excluding Australia & New Zealand
This International Box Set includes the international mass market editions of four classic RICH DAD titles:
Rich Dad, Poor Dad, Rich Dad’s Cashflow Quadrant, Rich Dad’s Guide to Investing, and Rich Dad’s Retire Young, Retire Rich.

What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures
Malcolm Gladwell

Category: NONFICTION/ PSYCHOLOGY
Format: INTERNATIONAL C-FORMAT
Publish Date: October 20, 2009 Price: $18.00 ISBN: 9780316076326
Publisher: Little, Brown
Rights: Open Market
The latest book by #1 New York Times bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell, coming in October 2009! “Mr. Gladwell is a gifted storyteller, able to find memorable characters and delightful anecdotes wherever he goes.”—Wall Street Journal

Eating Animals
Jonathan Safran Foer

Category: NONFICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL C-FORMAT
Publish Date: November 2, 2009 Price: $16.00 ISBN: 9780316072670
Publisher: Little, Brown
Rights: Open Market
A provocative exploration of what we eat, and why, from Jonathan Safran Foer, author of the highly-acclaimed New York Times bestsellers Everything is Illuminatedand Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. Drawing from philosophy and literature and his own quest for the truth, Foer explores the origins of many eating traditions, and the fictions involved with creating them in the same wild style that he has used in his fictional works.

I, Alex Cross
James Patterson

Category: FICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL C-FORMAT
Publish Date: November 11, 2009 Price: $16.00 ISBN: 9780446558846
Publisher: Grand Central
Rights: Open Market, Excluding Europe
Alex Cross’s beloved niece is murdered in Washington D.C.—and Alex stalks the corridors of power to exact revenge. But shortly after he begins the investigation, Alex discovers that his niece had gotten mixed up with some very important, very dangerous people. With astonishing plot twists and electrifying revelations that will keep readers on the edge of their seat, I, ALEX CROSS is James Patterson’s most suspenseful Alex Cross novel yet.

First Family
David Baldacci

Category: FICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET
Publish Date: November 1, 2009 Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780446555623
Publisher: Grand Central
Rights: Open Market
The mesmerizing thriller from New York Times #1 bestselling author David Baldacci, now in international mass market and featuring fan-favorites Sean King and Michelle Maxwell. A daring kidnapping turns a children’s birthday party at Camp David into a national security nightmare, but the hostage is not who anyone would expect. The First Lady enlists the services of King and Maxwell to bring the child back safely.

The Scarecrow
Michael Connelly

Category: FICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET
Publish Date: November 1, 2009 Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780446563468
Publisher: Grand Central
Rights: Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
Jack McEvoy, hardbitten LA newspaperman and hero of The Poet, is back in the gripping new novel, now in paperback, from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly. The Poet is one of Connelly’s most popular backlist titles with over 1.2 million copies sold.

The Way Home
George Palacanos

Category: FICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET
Publish Date: November 1, 2009 Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780446558853
Publisher: Grand Central
Rights: Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia
A brilliant new novel about fathers and sons and the dangers of modern life by the writer who “pushes the boundaries of crime writing into literary territory.’”(New York Times) After years of trouble and rebellion that enraged his father and nearly cost him his life, Christopher Flynn is working to get it right working at his father’s company. Until one day on the job, Chris comes across a temptation almost too big to resist.

The Imperial Cruise
James Bradley

Category: HISTORY
Format: INTERNATIONAL C-FORMAT
Publish Date: November 24, 2009 Price: $16.00 ISBN: 9780316072687
Publisher: Little Brown
Rights: World
From the author of the #1 bestselling Flags of our Fathers and Flyboys, a startling new look at the events that set the stage for WWII. In 1905, an American expedition traveled to Japan, the Philippines, China, and Korea. James Bradley retraces that epic voyage and discovers the remarkable truth its imperial intentions—and its world-shaking consequences.

Geography of Bliss
Eric Weiner

Category: NONFICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET
Publish Date: November 1, 2009 Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780446559140
Publisher: Twelve
Rights: Open Market
A chronic grump’s whirlwind tour of countries that are quietly pursuing the most American of obsessions, the pursuit of happiness, in very un-American ways. Part foreign affairs discourse, part humor, and part twisted self-help guide, THE GEOGRAPHY OF BLISS takes the reader around the world in search of bliss.

Gossip Girl: I Will Always Love You
Cecily von Zeigesar

Category: YA FICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL TRADE PAPERBACK
Publish Date: November 3, 2009 Price: $10.99 ISBN: 9780316073554
Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers / Poppy
Rights: Open Market
Nate, Dan, Chuck, Serena, and Blair are all back from college for a holiday break in the city. Has college changed anyone? What kind of hookups and breakups were going on while our favorite BFFs were apart… and what will happen now that they’re together again for the first time since the end of the original series? Not to fear, Gossip Girl will be there to dish all. International B-Format.

The Overnight Socialite
Birdie Clark

Category: FICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET
Publish Date: December 16, 2009 Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9781602861060
Publisher: Weinstein Books
Rights: Open Market
From the author of the international sensation Because She Can comes a charming, deliciously modern retelling of the classics My Fair Lady and Pygmalion. Wyatt is determined to fool the New York elite by transforming Lucy, a society unknown, into the socialite of the season. But he never expected his feelings for Lucy to also change…

Run For Your Life
James Patterson

Category: FICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL MASS MARKET
Publish Date: December 17, 2009 Price: $7.99 ISBN: 9780446555678
Publisher: Little Brown
Rights: Open Market, Excluding Europe
Move over Alex Cross—Detective Michael Bennett is the only cop who can stop The Teacher’s lethal lessons to Manhattan’s social elite. In this highly anticipated sequel to the #1 bestselling Step on a Crack, murders add up to something greater, and only Detective Bennett can prevent the city from the biggest disaster in its history. Now available in international mass market.

Cult Insanity
Irene Spencer

Category: NONFICTION
Format: INTERNATIONAL C-FORMAT
Publish Date: July 15, 2009 Price: $16.00 ISBN: 9781599953076
Publisher: Center Street
Rights: World
In this shocking follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Shattered Dreams, Irene Spencer tells the full story of her brother-in-law Ervil LeBaron and his unimaginable reign of terror and violence in their polygamist community. CULT INSANITY is a riveting, terrifying memoir of polygamist life under the reign of a madman.

The Leaning into God When Life is Pushing You Away
Robert Schuller

Category: CHRISTIAN LIVING
Format: INTERNATIONAL TRADE PAPERBACK
Publish Date: November, 12, 2009 Price: $15.00 ISBN: 9780446558709
Publisher: FaithWords
Rights: World, Excluding Europe
New York Times bestselling author Robert A. Schuller shows readers how to jump-start an exciting connection with God and stay plugged into His love and presence. Readers who feel adrift from God will now find that no barrier is too big to keep them from a close, loving relationship with Him. International trade paperback.

Please note that all titles are subject to rights availability and may not be distributed by Hachette Book Group in certain markets. All titles and on-sale dates are subject to change without notice.

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