Sisters Red

Posted by in Uncategorized on November 6, 2008

I’m thrilled to announce:

Jackson Pearce’s second novel, SISTERS RED, a modernization of Little Red Riding Hood meets Buffy the Vampire Slayer, to Jill Dembowski and Andrea Spooner at Little, Brown, in a pre-empt, in a two-book deal, by Jenoyne Adams at Bliss Literary Agency (world). jadams@blissliterary.com

Yesterday I gave my grandfather’s eulogy; at the exact moment that I was getting up to do so, my agent was calling to let me know about Little Brown’s offer. I couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful way to end the day, and I know Papa would have been so, so proud and happy for me.

I’m a little overwhelmed and still somewhat dazed at how fortunate I am, to have houses like Little Brown and Harper Collins publishing my books with such enthusiam. I feel a little like I’m living in a Lifetime movie or something. Shall I cue the sappy music and questionable hairstyles?

:)

154 Comments

  1. 1:41pm, November 7, 2008

    Congratulations!

    ~sraasch

  2. 2:28pm, November 7, 2008

    if i lived in ga, i’d buy you three boxes of pudding pops. 1 for condolences (losing a grandparent is so hard), 1 for big huge congratulations (selling your books is so exciting!!), and a third just for being awesome. :-)

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      haha, why thank you! Which reminds me…I need some more pudding pops…

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      haha, why thank you! Which reminds me…I need some more pudding pops…

  3. 3:28pm, November 7, 2008

    Congrats! That’s so awesome for you!

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks :)

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks :)

  4. 3:48pm, November 7, 2008

    Whoooo-hooooooooooooo!

    I couldn’t be happier for you. :)

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Thank you!

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Thank you!

  5. 11:42pm, November 7, 2008

    Not too original at this point, but heartfelt congrats and deepest condolences. Seems the give and take of things sometimes, doesn’t it?

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks so much, Joy :)

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks so much, Joy :)

  6. 11:54pm, November 7, 2008

    EEEEEEE!

    CONGRATZ!!

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Re: EEEEEEE!

      Thanks Erin!!!

    • 4:01pm, November 20, 2008

      Re: EEEEEEE!

      Thanks Erin!!!

  7. 6:26pm, November 9, 2008

    i’ve been so behind on my f-list that I’m so mad that I missed all this in real time! I’m sorry about your grandfather — I really wish I’d been able to know either of mine.

    AND CRAZY INSANE CONGRATS ON SR!!!

    • 4:02pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks Maggie!

      *obligatory scruffy dog mention*

    • 4:02pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks Maggie!

      *obligatory scruffy dog mention*

  8. 4:10am, November 11, 2008

    Congrats! Fabulous news! I’ve been wanting to read this one, and now it’ll be on the shelves!

    • 4:02pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks Jen!

    • 4:02pm, November 20, 2008

      Thanks Jen!

  9. 3:43am, January 8, 2011

    I don’t know if this is where we can comment on you’re book but I am .
    So my favourite one is sisters red ! It is AMAZING . I read it in 2 days .
    I am inspired , for me it felt like if I I was there . At the beginging I wanted to know what Silas was thinking but I am happy u diden’t cose it would of over sold the holl story . I can’t believe you wrote that book !
    Anyway , I would love it if you could maybe tell me about you’re next book or how u had the idea of all the books you wrote . I am only eleven but I think it is AMAZING !
    My email : goody-good-cleo@hotmail.com

    I already wrote this somewhere but I coulden’t the sisters read place

    • 10:29am, January 11, 2011

      Thank you so much! I’m really glad you liked the story. :)
      The next book is SWEETLY, and the book after that is PURITY– you can find more info about them on the Books page of this website.
      As far as where I get my ideas, you can find that on the FAQ page!

  10. 5:37pm, June 23, 2011

    OMG!!!! you are my favorite writer of all time!!!!! i read Sisters Red 8 times!!! i love all your books so so much there amazing :) please come up with a sequel!!! i would read it in a heart beat!!!! your an amazing writer!!!!! are there other books that i should read of yours???

  11. 2:45pm, October 30, 2011

    i’ve read Sisters red, Sweetly and as you wish can’t wait for purity :D congrats :D don’t ever give up because you are like a hero to me :) and your book sisters red inspired me to read hehe.
    So congrats :D

  12. 9:01pm, November 9, 2011

    where could i get a copy of sisters red? how much is that?

  13. 9:07pm, November 9, 2011

    i would like to give my sister a present for her birthday , & i think the book sisters red would be my best gift ever to my sister. pls response ..

    • 1:36pm, February 20, 2012

      I GOT SISTERS RED AND SWEETLY FROM WHSMITHS FOR £9.99

  14. 1:34pm, February 20, 2012

    LOVE your books!!! Have read Sisters red and Sweetly and really enjoyed them!!!

  15. 10:27am, July 23, 2012

    I love you and your books so much! and i hate the necks of shirts too. but my mom wont let me get Purity.:((((((

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