The organisers of the Klaus Flugge Prize for newcomers in children’s book illustration have longlisted 15 artists for this year’s award, including three who have books out... Read more
Andersen Press has appointed Sue Buswell, formerly of the Hachette Children’s Group, as editorial director for picture books, covering Libby Hamilton’s maternity leave.... Read more
Andersen Press has bought world rights to the debut novel by Emily Thomas, an editor at Michael O’Mara Books.
Jeff Zentner’s debut YA novel The Serpent King (Andersen Press Ltd) has been optioned.
Andersen Press has launched a trade-wide marketing campaign for Chris Riddell's classic picture book Mr Underbed, after Riddell accused retailer John Lewis of plagiarising it... Read more
Penguin Ventures, part of Penguin Random House, has been given the role of lead global agent for Elmer the Elephant by the series' longtime publisher Andersen... Read more
Andersen Press has acquired Julia Gray’s second YA novel billed as a “lovechild of Tom Ripley and Taylor Swift”.
Francesca Sanna has won the Klaus Flugge Prize for most exciting newcomer children’s picture book illustration for her tale of a family escaping conflict, inspired... Read more
Andersen Press is to publish a new picture book from Lemony Snicket, the creator of A Series of Unfortunate Events (Egmont).... Read more
Andersen Press has signed performance poet Joseph Coelho and illustrator newcomer Fiona Lumbers’ “love letter to libraries”, Luna Loves Library Day, in which the titular... Read more