Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers bought Whippoorwill, a new novel from young adult author Joseph Monninger (Finding Somewhere).
Whippoorwill is a contemporary novel which follows two teenagers named Clair and Danny, who fall into an unlikely relationship as they endeavor to save a mistreated Labrador retriever.
Whippoorwill is scheduled for publication in fall 2015. The rights to an as-yet-untitled sequel were also acquired.
For more on Joseph Monninger, visit his website.