Watch Axel Scheffler tackle Brexit in his acceptance speech for The British Book Awards' inaugural Illustrator of the Year Award.
This week's pictures round-up features birthday parties for Egmont and the London Review Bookshop, a children's literature festival and a surprise guest appearance from Her... Read more
Our pictures round-up of the 2018 British Book Awards features authors Judith Kerr and Philip Pullman, Faber c.e.o. Stephen Page, literary agent Madeleine Milburn and more.... Read more
Axel Scheffler said that Brexit makes him “sad and angry every day” as he picked up the Illustrator of the Year prize at The British Book Awards. ... Read more
Philip Pullman and Axel Scheffler have been named Author and Illustrator of the Year respectively at The British Book Awards 2018.
Jill Murphy, Axel Scheffler and Janet and Allan Ahlberg are amongst the authors and illustrators whose books will be included in Beanstalk's new collection of... Read more
The next picture book from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler will be The Smeds and The Smoos, to be published by Scholastic imprint Alison Green... Read more
TV company Magic Light has optioned another Axel Scheffler series, this time the Pip and Posy picture books published by Nosy Crow.... Read more
Tony Ross has topped The Bookseller’s year-end illustrator chart for a third year in a row, after his books earned more than £16m in 2017—£7.3m... Read more
Roger McGough celebrates his 80th birthday in this week's round-up, while Gordon Brown talks politics with the students of Merchant Taylors' School.