WaterBrook acquires Bunmi Laditan for children’s book

WaterBrook acquires Bunmi Laditan for children’s book From the USA Today bestselling author and humorist behind the social media phenomenon “The Honest Toddler,” Bunmi Laditan’s DAVID’S DIARY, a children’s chapter book series that reimagines the boyhood adventures of King David, now cast as a spunky, neurodivergent fourth grader living in today’s world, to Bunmi Ishola at WaterBrook, for publication in 2025, by Jevon Bolden at Embolden Media Group in an exclusive deal in a three-book exclusive deal (world).

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Bunmi Laditan signs contract with Zondervan

Bunmi Laditan signs contract with Zondervan Novelist and social media star Bunmi Laditan (Confessions of a Domestic Failure) has signed a new contract with Zondervan Books. Her new book—Dear God: Honest Prayers to a God Who Listens—features a collection of letters, poems, and prayers written by Laditan to God while praying and wrestling with her faith. Zondervan executive editor Carolyn McCready took world rights from Holly Bemiss of the Susan Rabiner Literary Agency. Dear God is scheduled for publication in January 2021.

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