Simon & Schuster Children’s Books is launching a new picture book partnership between author Frances Stickley and debut illustrator Eamonn O’Neill, signing two books from... Read more
Waterstones' London flagship store is to host a panel discussion about the importance of queer representation in culture and literature for children.
A start-up has produced a picture book about the Sumatran rainforest which is thought to be the first UK title made using stone paper, a material comprised mostly... Read more
Scholastic is to publish Wonky Donkey’s Big Surprise by Craig Smith, illustrated by Katz Cowley, the fourth title to emerge from the Wonky Donkey stable.... Read more
Helen Mackenzie Smith has been promoted to the newly created role of picture books publisher at Simon & Schuster Children's.
Children's indie Nosy Crow is mounting an open call for submissions from writers of colour to broaden its picture books list.
Industry insiders have reacted angrily to analysis from the Guardian that shows that only five out of the top 100 bestselling picture books of last year featured... Read more
The founding art director of Walker Books, Amelia Edwards, who helped create Five Minutes’ Peace and Owl Babies, has died.... Read more
The Chinese state is to “drastically" cut the number of foreign picture books for children which can be published in mainland China this year, according... Read more
Two members of picture book royalty - Julia Donaldson and Helen Oxenbury - have joined forces for a new and charming tale.