The Man with the Violin Goes to Brazil

Of course Joshua Bell – the man with the violin himself – has been travelling internationally years now. But the book inspired by his concert in a metro station is now travelling too.

Serbian, Portuguese, Chinese, and French language rights have been sold to various places around the world, in addition to certain iconographic video rights. So stay tuned for some cool-looking new covers.

In the meantime, here’s how What Happened to Ivy looks to German readers these days:

What Happened to Ivy

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Kathy Stinson is the author of the classic Red Is Best and the award-winning The Man with the Violin. Her wide range of titles includes picture books, non-fiction, young adult fiction, historical fiction, horror, biography, series books, and short stories. She has met with her readers in every province and territory of Canada, in the United States, Britain, Liberia, and Korea. She lives in a small town in Ontario.

Kathy Stinson


  1. Janet Barclay on September 27, 2014 at 5:34 am

    Congratulations, Kathy! It's not at all surprising, but very good news!

  2. Kathy Stinson on September 27, 2014 at 8:16 am

    Thanks Janet. It is fun to think of kids in different countries enjoying my work, especially where I don't even speak their language.

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