HarperCollins Signs SF action-adventure series

HarperCollins signs new sci-fi adventure series

Reported in The Bookseller:

HarperCollins Children's Books has acquired new science-fiction action-adventure series, Infinity Blake, billed by the publishers as "Young Bond meets Artemis Fowl meets Toy Soldiers". Fiction publishing director Nick Lake pre-empted world English rights from Michelle Kass in a deal for the three books by John McNally. Book one, The Sons of Scarlatti, will be published in hardback in March 2014.