Author Anna Day shares her experience of writing a book based on someone else's idea.
Rachel Hickman, deputy m.d. of Chicken House, on publishing and being published.
Ben Oliver, the debut author of YA trilogy The Loop, has signed a publishing deal with Chicken House and a TV development deal with Lime... Read more
Lime Pictures, the TV production company behind Hollyoaks and the Netflix children’s hit Free Rein, is to adapt James Nicol’s ‘The Apprentice Witch’ trilogy.... Read more
Following on from The Bookseller's 'alternative' predictions for 2019, senior figures share their hopes and expectations for the year ahead.
Our Castle by the Sea by Lucy Strange (Chicken House) is January’s Independent Booksellers’ Children’s Book of the Month, chosen by the Booksellers Association’s children’s... Read more
A painting provided the inspiration for Lucy Strange’s second children’s book, about a family struggling with the outbreak of the Second World War.... Read more
Chicken House has four titles shortlisted for the inaugural STEAM prize for books that highlight the importance of STEAM subjects (science, technology, engineering, arts, maths).... Read more
Chicken House has bought world rights to Milton the Mighty, the funny debut novel by Emma Read.
Chicken House has acquired two standalone middle-grade novels by Maz Evans, author of the Who Let The Gods Out? series.