Books and Banter is a new retail offering combining children’s books and gaming, led by author B B Taylor after being furloughed in the Covid-19... Read more
Jason Reynolds is the winner of this year’s CILIP Carnegie Medal with Look Both Ways (Knights Of), while Sydney Smith has received his second CILIP... Read more
Educational lists have spoken of their relief after the Department for Education said it would not further develop its Letters and Sounds programme for phonics... Read more
Nobrow will next month release three further Hilda books to tie in with the release of the second TV series starring the character on Netflix.... Read more
With almost 300 authors and illustrators on its books, Authors Aloud UK—which facilitated creatives’ visits to schools in the pre-Covid world—has pivoted into online launches... Read more
Publicist and debut children's author Liz Hyder calls on publishers to be more vocal about the negative impacts of creative writing being sidelined by the current education... Read more
The Bookseller's editor Philip Jones shares what attendees can expect from the Children's Conference 2019.
Julia Eccleshare reflects on two decades of the Branford Boase Award—the only award to recognise both author and editor.
Brexit may have cast a shadow over the UK’s relationship with Europe but children’s publishers are maintaining an international outlook when it comes to business.... Read more
Hachette Children’s Group is on a mission to get more children reading—c.e.o. Hilary Murray Hill explains why.