Rachael Kelly at Grand Central Publishing has bought, at auction, Daniel Aleman's adult fiction debut. SORRY TO DISAPPOINT follows a struggling gay writer who wakes up to find his date from the night before dead—and must enlist the help of his literary agent to get rid of the body and spin the entire misadventure into his next big book.
Check out Daniel Aleman's guest post on Writer's Digest, titled: "On Books That Break Your Heart Before Mending It."
Read Daniel Aleman's guest post on School Library Journal's Teen Librarian Toolbox, titled: "The Transformative Power of Books."
'Brighter Than the Sun' Is A Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selection!
Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selections are hand-picked by experts in children's and YA literature.
The Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award honors authors and illustrators who create literature that depicts the Mexican American experience. Award festivities will take place in San Marcos, Texas, in November 2022.
NPR has called 'Brighter Than the Sun' a book that "manages to be very compassionate and sweet while simultaneously being absolutely harrowing."
NOVL has exclusively revealed the cover for Daniel Aleman's sophomore novel, 'Brighter Than the Sun', illustrated by David Curtis.
The American Library Association has included 'Indivisible' on their longlist of 2022 Rainbow Book selections!
Check out the list of Top 10 First Novels for Youth: 2021, from American Library Association, which features 'Indivisible.'
Read Daniel Aleman's exclusive interview with NBC News, where he talks about the inspiration behind 'Indivisible.'
'Indivisible' Named One of Chicago Public Libraries Top Books of 2021!
Daniel Aleman's 'Indivisible' has been included on Chicago Public Library's list of Best Books of 2021!
Publisher's Weekly has featured an exclusive essay from Daniel Aleman, titled " Lessons Learned from a Unique Publishing Journey."