Lisa Williamson questions whether she has a "brand", and what that means.
I was ludicrously lucky to be Mal Peet’s editor. But not for long enough! And there are others who edited him for longer. And knew... Read more
Back in the days when I had regular visits from the Black Dog – the phrase Churchill used to describe his occasional bouts of depression... Read more
In the early stages of writing The Art of Being Normal, I asked a group of young transgender people if they felt fairly represented in... Read more
David Fickling Books has snapped up Nobel Prize winner Sir Paul Nurse’s new book, What Is Life?
Philip Pullman officially launched The Secret Commonwealth to huge cheers at a sold-out Alexandra Palace last night, where the author appeared in conversation with journalist Zing Tsjeng... Read more
Jenny Downham’s new novel tackles the effect a controlling step-father has on a teenage girl.
Publisher David Fickling and authors including Jenny Downham and Chris Wormell presented some of David Fickling Books’ upcoming titles at a showcase in London.... Read more
Lyra Silvertongue, the heroine of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy, will return as an adult in The Secret Commonwealth: The Book of Dust Volume... Read more
Tom Fickling is to lead his father’s publisher as its new managing director, in addition to his work at the helm of sister company The... Read more