Tue, 17/04/2012 - 09:00
Hot Keys Books has partnered with the Guardian to launch a new young person’s writing prize.
The publisher says it is on the hunt for two “passionate young writers” between the ages of 18 and 25, providing the winners with the “chance to be published” and editorial support and advice.
Tue, 03/04/2012 - 08:50
Bonnier Publishing has acquired the UK master publishing rights for fashion doll brand, Barbie.
In a “multi-year” deal, Bonnier Publishing has acquired the rights to publish all new titles and will launch with a range of colouring, activity and novelty formats based on the new Barbie film, "The Princess and the...
Thu, 15/03/2012 - 14:06
Martina Challis has been appointed the publisher at Weldon Owen, the Bonnier Publishing-owned children's reference publisher.
Challis is currently publishing director at Pan Macmillan division Kingfisher. She will take up her new role on 2nd July, reporting to Weldon Owen m.d. Sarah Odedina. An editorial and design team reporting...
Tue, 16/09/2008 - 10:03
Bonnier Publishing remains on the acquisition trail for "high end" children’s publishing companies in the UK and abroad said UK c.e.o. Des Higgins, following the group’s acquisition of Templar Publishing last week.
Bonnier already owns Autumn in the UK, bought in 1999, and its purchase of Templar follows a two-year...
Fri, 12/09/2008 - 07:20
Bonnier Publishing, part of the Swedish Bonnier Group, has acquired the independent children's press Templar Publishing. Bonnier said that the deal would strengthen and broaden its business, which comprises publishing companies in the US, Australia, New Zealand, England and France. The amount paid was not divulged.