Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler, Eric Vuillard and Carole Cadwalladr have been announced as the recipients of this year’s Hay Festival medals.
One of the UK’s best-loved creative duos, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, muse on two decades of their most famous creation, The Gruffalo.... Read more
Tony Ross has yet again topped The Bookseller’s chart of the bestselling children’s illustrators, with his books earning almost twice the total of his closest... Read more
As part of The Bookseller's Review of 2018, Tom Tivnan takes a deeper dive into the book sales of some of the year's biggest-earning authors.... Read more
For the second consecutive year, comedian turned author David Walliams was the UK’s most lucrative writer through the TCM, with J K Rowling and Julia... Read more
His Dark Materials creator Philip Pullman has been knighted in the New Year's Honours list.
The Federation of Children’s Book Groups (FCBG) is hosting three former children’s laureates at an event in Birmingham to celebrate its 50th anniversary.... Read more
Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson created a video of support for last weekend’s 'March for a People’s Vote', in which demonstrators called for a vote... Read more
Penguin Random House Children’s imprint Puffin will this summer give away 700,000 story booklets to children eating at PizzaExpress.
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