Italian Book Rights Sold – Let Them Be Eaten By Bears Is Being Translated

Penguin Group (now Penguin Random House) has announced the sale of Italian rights to Let The Be Eaten By Bears – A Fearless Guide To Taking Our Kids Into The Great Outdoors. The publisher RCS Libri/Rizzoli has acquired the rights to the nonfiction outdoor and parenting guide.

Using Google Translate, Let Them Be Eaten By Bears becomes:

Lasciate Che Essere Mangiati Dagli Orsi

Let Them Be Eaten By Bears

Here’s the Publishers’ Marketplace sale announcement for my new book with Perigee (Penguin), expected to come out in the spring of 2013:

“Veteran rafting, climbing, and orienteering guide and co-founder of Integrated Outdoor Program Peter Hoffmeister’s LET THEM BE EATEN BY BEARS: A Fearless Guide to Taking Young People Into the Outdoors, a manifesto-meets-handbook about why kids need nature in their lives, how to begin and continue going on adventures with them, and how to enjoy the process along the way, to Marian Lizzi at Perigee, at auction, by Adriann Ranta at Wolf Literary Services (World).”