Geraldine McCaughrean and Sydney Smith have won the 2018 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals respectively, with Amnesty honours going to Angie Thomas and Levi... Read more
Digital publisher Pottermore has been ranked number 13 in the latest Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200, an annual listing ranking Britain’s mid-market private companies... Read more
Will Hill has won The Bookseller’s YA Book Prize 2018 with his "engrossing, brilliantly realised" novel inspired by the Waco siege, After the Fire (Usborne Publishing).... Read more
Usborne has acquired the UK and Commonwealth rights to Namina Forna’s Deathless, a debut YA fantasy inspired by the author’s experience of the Sierra Leone civil... Read more
This week's pictures round-up features familiar faces Sir Patrick Stewart, HRH The Duchess of Cornwall and Angie Thomas.
Usborne has acquired the UK and Commonwealth rights to The Peculiar Peggs of Riddling Woods, a dark fairy tale by TV production coordinator Samuel J Halpin.... Read more
A magical adaptation of a prussian fairytale, beautifully packaged and illustrated, draws on tales from its author’s childhood—and comes with the approval of her own... Read more
Usborne has bought a new middle grade title by Matt Brown, a DJ, TV presenter and the author of the Compton Valance series.
Usborne has bought a middle grade series about a princess who has a secret fashion blog, by Carina Axelsson.
Usborne is launching a new work experience scheme for people from communities under-represented in the publishing industry.