Illustration student Al Rodin has won this year’s Sebastian Walker Award for Illustration with his “bold and characterful artwork”.
French illustrator Tomi Ungerer, who published more than 140 books, has died at the age of 87.
Exhibition management company AMK Book Services has put emergency procedures in place to ensure publishers can ship all their equipment back to the UK from... Read more
A stage show based on Kes Gray and Jim Field’s Oi Frog! picture book (Hachette Children’s Group) will tour the UK this autumn.... Read more
Canada’s Boat Rocker Studios, Chinese animation company UYoung and the BBC are developing Rachel Bright’s Love Monster series into an animated series.... Read more
Lincoln First Editions, launched by Frances Lincoln Children’s Books in 2017 to publish debut picture books, has three titles on this year’s Klaus Flugge Prize... Read more
Black & White Publishing will publish its first fantasy novel, Crown of Feathers, by Canadian author Nicki Pau Preto under its Ink Road imprint.... Read more
Books by African American authors, the role of women in children’s literature and publishing for toddlers are amongst the themes of this year’s Bologna Children’s... Read more
Kieran Larwood has signed a new publishing deal with Faber Children’s and has sold the TV development rights to his Five Realms series.... Read more
Two children’s books published in Welsh are being sold for just £1 to mark this year’s World Book Day.
The North’s biggest children’s creative writing workshop The Big Write is returning in May, Harrogate International Festivals has announced.
Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) has acquired Ready, Rabbit?, a picture book about overcoming social anxiety by Fiona Roberton.
Publishers need to acquire fewer Young Adult titles, publish fewer "issue" books and invest more in marketing, trade figures have said following the news that... Read more
Bloomsbury will next year publish US YA author Sara Holland in the UK, US, Australia and India.
Author Cressida Cowell is backing Book Aid International calls for schools to share a story and change a life on World Book Day.
Author at Black & White Publishing
YA author Estelle Maskame shares her experience of going from writing on Watppad to publication with Scottish indie Black & White Publishing.
Issue No 5831
Friday, February 15 2019
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