Pushkin Children’s Books has announced Ele Fountain's second novel, Lost, will hit shelves on 5th March 2020.
HarperCollins is to release the final trio in the second Skulduggery Pleasant series which promises “blood will be spilled, pages will be turned, and tears will be... Read more
Sir Chris Hoy is publishing a new non-fiction book for children with Walker Books called Be Amazing! to show young readers nothing is impossible.... Read more
Helen Kellock has been named 2019's Picture Hooks Illustrator of the Year.
Independent bookshop Telling Tales has moved aboard a purpose-built canal boat to roam through London's canals and beyond.
Woodbridge-based children's publisher Imagine That has launched a competition with Suffolk Libraries for children to win a place at a special winter storybook writing workshop. ... Read more
Juno Dawson‘s YA novel Hollow Pike (Orion Children’s Books) has been optioned for TV by Lime Pictures, the production firm behind “Hollyoaks”, Emmy-winning “Free Rein” and “The... Read more
Simon & Schuster Children’s UK has bagged two new middle-grade books by acclaimed writer of Boy in the Tower (Corgi) Polly Ho-Yen in a multi-publisher auction.... Read more
David Walliams’ next book will be a science-fiction fantasy adventure titled The Beast of Buckingham Palace, marking “a real departure” for the bestselling author, HarperCollins Children's... Read more
Puffin will publish the ninth and final novel in Robin Stevens’ Murder Most Unladylike series in August 2020, a decade after she began writing the... Read more
Andersen Press has teamed up with online legwear retailer SockShop to create a limited-edition Elmer the Patchwork Elephant bamboo sock.
The Snow Spider series by Jenny Nimmo is to be adapted into a five-part fantasy drama on CBBC and BBC Wales.
The Quarto Group has acquired worldwide rights to the critically acclaimed Little People, Big Dreams series.
Oxford University Press has snapped up the stand-alone debut children’s novel from BBC Sports reporter Joe Wilson.
Stripes Publishing, an imprint of the Little Tiger Group, has acquired a young fiction series written by Sylvia Bishop, with two-colour illustrations by Ashley King.... Read more
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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
Issue No 5866
Friday, December 6 2019
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