Andersen Press has landed a brand new fantasy novel for children from Ross MacKenzie.
Scholastic UK is partnering with global entertainment company Boat Rocker to release books based on its animation series "Dino Ranch".
Tiger Aspect Kids & Family has signed a development deal for bestselling picture book series What the Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks.... Read more
Hachette Children’s Group has acquired further titles and ancillary rights including stage, merchandising, TV, film and audio in the Lion Inside collection by Rachel Bright and Jim... Read more
Children's author Natalie Reeves Billing is to release a new series of picture books orientated around mental health with Tiny Tree Press.
Author Anne Stairmand is encouraging authors to send signed children’s and YA books to domestic violence refuges to support her new charity, Refuge in Literacy... Read more
Usborne has snapped up YA author David Owen’s first foray into middle-grade fiction, billed as “an irresistibly funny, high-octane” adventure series with eco themes.... Read more
Anna Barnes Robinson has been promoted to publisher of picture books and preschool brands at Puffin, amid a series of changes and promotions at Penguin... Read more
Scholastic has swooped for the “searing” new YA thriller from Carnegie-nominated author Gina Blaxill.
Hachette Children’s Group has signed two books from award-winning mental health campaigner and author Lily Bailey.
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has acquired Rock, Paper, Killers, the "delicious and playful" first in a line of YA thrillers by Alexia Mason, a new pseudonym... Read more
Penguin Random House Children’s has scooped Baby Love, Jacqueline Wilson's "moving" YA novel about teen pregnancy, family trouble and unlikely friendships.... Read more
Nosy Crow has launched a new publishing TV tie-in series featuring Camilla Reid and Axel Scheffler's Pip and Posy picture books in addition to a new... Read more
Titles exploring climate change, expressing difficult emotions and exploring the wonders of the scientific world have been shortlisted this year for the Society of Authors... Read more
HarperCollins Children’s Books has snapped up the tie-in books for the Bafta-winning CBeebies hit show "Tee and Mo".
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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 5958
Friday, January 21 2022
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