Chicken House confirms break with Funke

Chicken House confirms break with Funke

Chicken House has confirmed it is breaking with Cornelia Funke over the Mirrorworld series, but will still publish the backlist and hopes to work with the author in the future.

The German author and illustrator is launching her own publishing house after disagreeing with her editors in the UK and the US, where she is published by Little, Brown, over the structure of the third book in the Mirrorworld series, entitled The Golden Yarn.

Funke will now publish The Golden Yarn through her own publishing company Breathing Books, launched in partnership with US multimedia storytelling company Mir...

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