After a four publisher auction, Lauren Gardner has sold world rights in a two book deal for debut author and Instagram sensation, Stacie Swift, to Pavilion’s Katie Cowan.
With her brand of positivity, self-care prompts and words to live by, Stacie Swift is a friendly new voice offering colourful illustrations and words of wisdom, encouragement and support in her debut book You Are Positively Awesome.
By combining bold artwork with relatable and honest captions, Stacie has amassed a social media following of over 300,000, with her Instagram account (@StacieSwift) growing rapidly. Stacie’s versatile designs can be found on everything from greetings cards to pin badges.Pavilion Press Release
You are Positively Awesome will be published in hardback in May 2020, with a journal following later in the year.
Stacie Swift said:
“I’m thrilled to be working with Katie and the wonderful team at Pavilion, and to have had such fantastic support from my agent Lauren, to bring my ideas and illustrations to life in print. As with my Instagram posts, I hope the book and journal will offer a sprinkling of positivity alongside practical pick-me-ups to brighten anyone’s (and everyone’s) day!”
Katie Cowan of Pavilion Books commented:
“This is a fabulous signing for Pavilion and we’re incredibly excited to be publishing Stacie. We’re huge fans of Stacie’s refreshingly honest and relatable messages, vibrant energy and creative passion.”
You Are Positively Awesome by Stacie Swift will be published by Pavilion Books on 7th May 2020, Hardback, £12.99, ISBN 9781911641995
To keep up to date with Stacie and to view her beautiful artwork, make sure you follow her on Instagram, and look out for Stacie’s Bookseller magazine cover for today’s Frankfurt Book Fair edition.