Lauren Child has been announced as the 10th Waterstones Children’s Laureate.
Chris Riddell is publishing a book revealing his “incredible journey” as children’s laureate.
The lack of investment in school libraries is a “blight on the intellectual development and creative future of all our children”, children's laureate Chris Riddell... Read more
Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell is in the running to win a record-breaking fourth CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal after being shortlisted for this year’s prize, while... Read more
The new children’s laureate will be unveiled in Hull, City of Culture 2017.
Saqi Books is to publish Don't Panic, I'm Islamic: Extreme Vetting, NOW!, a satirical book that claims to provide the answers to "all your burning... Read more
Raymond Briggs has been awarded this year’s BookTrust lifetime achievement award.
Children’s laureate Chris Riddell has used the re-launch of the Libraries All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) to call for a probe into school library provision... Read more
Journalist and broadcaster Andrew Marr is chairing the jury for the 2017 Forward Prizes for Poetry.
Michael O’Mara Books is collaborating with Amnesty International UK on two visual "guides to freedom" illustrated by Waterstones' Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell.... Read more