This year's London Book Fair saw announcements from former children's laureate Michael Morpurgo and comedian Ruby Wax, while author Sophia Bennett picked up the trophy for... Read more
HarperCollins Children’s Books is publishing a retelling of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by former Children’s Laureate Michael Morpurgo, with illustrations by Emma Chichester Clark.... Read more
Caroline Carpenter meets Michael Morpurgo to discuss the importance of libraries, his decades of charity work and the travails of Leicester City.
A Soho awards night with David Nicholls and a "very special" Harry Potter screening at the St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel London lead the "eclectic" line-up of... Read more
Michael Morpurgo and Sarah Crossan are among the nominees for the Children’s Book Award 2017.
Children’s writer Michael Morpurgo will join Roddy Doyle and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk on London Book Fair’s ‘author of the day’ line-up this year.... Read more
See Andersen Press and Ursula Mackenzie celebrating big anniversaries, along with award ceremonies for the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2016, the J M... Read more
A new collection of essays by Philip Pullman was one of the highlights at a showcase presented yesterday (14th November) by David Fickling Books.... Read more
Michael Morpurgo will today (10th November) be presented with this year’s J M Barrie Award for his contribution to children’s literature.
Michael Morpurgo will urge parents and teachers to focus on fostering a love of story in children, rather than literacy, at the inaugural BookTrust Annual... Read more