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OUP lands BBC Sports reporter’s debut children’s novel in two-book deal

Oxford University Press has snapped up the stand-alone debut children’s novel from BBC Sports reporter Joe Wilson. Read more

Oxford University Press announces new Dahl titles

Following on from the success of the Roald Dahl Dictionary, Oxford University Press will publish two more books about Dahl’s words in 2019.... Read more

V&A costume expert pens debut children’s novel

Oxford University Press has acquired a standalone children’s book written by V&A costume expert Lara Flecker and illustrated by Trisha Krauss.... Read more

OUP Children’s signs debut MG author Julie Pike

Oxford University Press (OUP) Children’s has acquired The Last Spell Breather, a middle-grade fantasy, by debut author Julie Pike. Read more

OUP reimagines Pippi in young reader format

Oxford University Press (OUP) Children’s will launch Pippi Longstocking early reader titles ahead of the first book’s 75th anniversary in 2020. Read more

Pictures of the week

Ink Road exhibits at YALC for the first time and Robert Webb draws a big crowd at Port Eliot Festival in this week's pictures round-up.... Read more

Dada appointed OUP's new Oxford Education m.d.

Oxford University Press (OUP) has appointed Fathima Dada, currently global m.d. for English and Schools at Pearson, as the new managing director of its Oxford Education... Read more

‘Plastic’ revealed as Children’s Word of the Year

‘Plastic’ is this year’s Children’s Word of the Year, according to Oxford University Press, which has analysed the short stories submitted to BBC Radio 2’s... Read more

'Word gap' stifles pupils’ progress, warns OUP

Pupils in primary and secondary schools are falling behind their peers because of an increasing “word gap” in their vocabulary, according to new research from... Read more

OUP picks up Penguins from Brownlow and completes 26th deal for Isadora Moon

OUP has bought a new picture book by Mike Brownlow, author of Orchard Books’ Ten Little... series, while selling Harriet Muncaster’s Isadora Moon series into three... Read more

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