El camello Alberto
(aka: Alberto Simply Unique)
Fiction, Illustrated, 4+, ca. 48 pp
Alberto, the camel with the three humps, is abandoned by his horde. According to them, he is different. But, what does that even mean? And who has the power to decide such things? While taking some time "off", Alberto notices the variety of nature and starts to see its beauty. He returns to the other camels who, lead by one of their youngest, finally listen to him and get to discover their own uniqueness. A strong message in a charismatic illustrated album, heading for worldwide success.
— Sold to: Spain (Baobab/Destino), Germany (Knesebeck), Greece (Opera)
— World rights
Signed up by the agency in 2018, Sebastià Alzamora is arguably one of the most distinguished contemporary writers from Majorca. UnderCover recovered and supervises Alzamora's international rights.
The consolidation of a literary career on the national and international markets.
Gustavo Ariel Rosemffet Abramovich became part of our project early on and fully entered the agency in 2022. Gusti is one of the most renowned children's books illustrators and authors in the Spanish speaking world.
The goal to bring a world full of symbols, ideas and imagination to the world.
Since foundation, in 1997, UnderCover has brokered and accompanied countless major international book launches, with cooperation partners mainly in Spain, Catalonia, South America, Eastern and Northern Europe and in the US. As agents or co-agents, the agency established national and international bestselling authors, such as Matilde Asensi, Elia Barceló, Jorge Bucay, Jaume Cabré, Félix Palma, Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Javier Sierra, Jorge Volpi and many others.