Smiley continues to excel in publishing through its licensee Le Livres du Dragon d’Or: Andrews McMeel has signed up to launch an English language version of My Life in Smiley to the US market. Readers follow the middle-school misadventures of Max. The novel is the first in a series from The Smiley Company that uses scrawling, authentic-feeling SmileyWorld illustrations that follow the emotional journey of a pre-teen.