Take the Mic





Take The Mic

Fictional Stories of Everyday Resistance

Releasing on October 21st, 2019
Amazon | Goodreads | Indiebound

Scholastic/Levine has acquired Bethany C. Morrow’s YA mixed-media anthology, Take the Mic: Fictional Stories of Everyday Resistance, including contemporary pieces by Samira Ahmed, Jason Reynolds, Darcie Little Badger, Keah Brown, and LeKesha Lewis. Weslie Turner made the acquisition and Kait Feldmann will edit. The world rights deal was handled by Beth Phelan at Gallt & Zacker Literary Agency and Louise Fury at the Bent Agency, in association with Victoria Marini.

Yamile Saied Mendez

Yamile (sha-MEE-lay) Saied Méndez is a fútbol-obsessed Argentine-American, Picture Book, Middle Grade, and Young Adult author.

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