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Maggie O’Farrell signs with Walker for first children’s book

The Walker Books Group has acquired Maggie O’Farrell’s first children’s book in a global rights deal. Read more

Al Rodin wins Sebastian Walker Award for Illustration

Illustration student Al Rodin has won this year’s Sebastian Walker Award for Illustration with his “bold and characterful artwork”. Read more

TV presenter Helen Skelton signs with Walker

Walker Books will this September publish a non-fiction book by TV presenter Helen Skelton. Read more

Angie Thomas | 'Kids like us don’t often get discussed'

Angie Thomas' follow-up to The Hate U Give, her hugely successful début novel, shines a light on modern day america and the deep divisions that... Read more

Andersen Press changes sales representation

Andersen Press has signed a sales representation agreement with Walker Books and will bring its current deal with Penguin Random House to an end next... Read more

Bell and Lickens team up for young fiction series

Author Jennifer Bell and illustrator Alice Lickens have teamed up to create a young illustrated fiction series about a girl who rescue endangered animals. The... Read more

Walker is Sophie’s choice

Author and former model Sophie Dahl is making her first foray into kids’ books after signing a four-book deal with Walker. Read more

Walker buys magical middle-grade set in Siberia

Walker Books has acquired Nevertell, a middle-grade novel set in the wilderness of Siberia, by debut author Katharine Orton. Read more

Walker posts 'satisfactory' results for 2017

Walker Books Limited has posted a turnover increase for the financial year ending 31st December 2017, which was a “record-breaking” year for the company overseas,... Read more

New Helen Oxenbury biography shines a light on her oeuvre

Illustrator Helen Oxenbury talks to Charlotte Eyre about her celebrated career ahead of the publication of a new biography about her life and work.... Read more

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