The children’s publishing business has a heritage that stretches from Peter Rabbit to Harry Potter and a future going from strength to strength. But, in a growth market, how do you keep your brands fresh? How might you find new routes to changing customers? And how can you discover original ways to publish creatively ahead of the pack?
One Step beyond... taking children's book sales to new heights
What the market looks like today
What's working and why
Looking to the future
Why it matters
C.e.o., Hachette Children's Group
We are delighted to announce our keynote speaker, Hilary Murray-Hill. With experience at Usborne, Scholastic and Egmont, and currently CEO of Hachette Children’s Group, she is now at the helm of a company in transformation — and ideally placed to kick off our discussion of how we should think about the readers of tomorrow.
The Bookseller Children’s Conference is an important date in the book trade calendar. Attracting leading figures from the world of children’s books: publishers, booksellers, authors, agents and librarians along with speakers from other industries, it is a forum for new ideas and innovation. Each year the very best speakers in the field, share their ideas and insight, stimulating fresh-thinking and enabling us all to step back from the day job and re-assess what we do and how we do it.