Rob Biddulph signs trilogy with Macmillan Children's in six-way auction

Rob Biddulph signs trilogy with Macmillan Children's in six-way auction

Macmillan Children’s Books has won a middle-grade trilogy from Rob Biddulph in a "fierce" six-way auction. The first title, Peanut Jones and the Illustrated City, will be published in September 2021. 

Associate publisher Sarah Hughes acquired world rights at auction from Jodie Hodges at United Agents.

This is Biddulph's first deal away from HarperCollins Children's Books, which has published the author since his debut in 2015 and most recently signed him for three books in March this year. 

The new trilogy will be published on the Macmillan Children's Books fiction list at yearly interva...

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