August 2020: Children's Previews

As publishers continue to juggle the challenges of Covid-19, August is another month dominated by publication date changes. A good chunk of the featured titles have moved from the spring or early summer months, including my June Book of the Month, Pizazz by Sophy Henn; Catherine Rayner’s dreamy Arlo the Lion Who Couldn’t Sleep; Jenny McLachlan’s fantasy sequel Return to Roar; and Jacqueline Wilson’s LGBT+ coming-of-age novel Love, Frankie. Publishers, please continue to keep me updated on your moves.

All of this means that many titles originally scheduled for August have now moved to the a...

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