Cheering For a Girl, the Breeze, Marvelous Trees and Liz Garton Scanlon!

LizPortait2013_0012-(ZF-0850-58463-1-002)Austin SCBWI member Liz Garton Scanlon has sold her picture book, A Girl, the Breeze, and the Marvelous Trees, to Anne Schwartz at Random House's Schwartz & Wade Books.

From PW: It's a rhythmic cumulative story about environmentalism, in which a girl befriends an old man in a windy house at the top of a steep hill and plants trees to keep the winds at bay. Publication is set for spring 2018; Erin Murphy at Erin Murphy Literary Agency represented the author and Paul Rodeen at Rodeen Literary Management represented the illustrator, Lee White