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Hobart Books acquires two for the autumn

New independent publisher Hobart Books has acquired Judy Upton's debut novel Out of the Frying Pan and Sam Burnside's My Name Is Rebecca. ... Read more

Faber lands 'charming' tale of cat who made home at its offices

Faber is to publish The Book Cat, a wartime tale based on real life story of Morgan, a cat who made his home at the Faber... Read more

Blackman and Adeola collaborate on 'timeless' picture book

Malorie Blackman, author of the bestselling Noughts & Crosses series, and Dapo Adeola, illustrator of the Waterstones Book Prize winning picture book Look Up!, are collaborating on a picture book: We’re... Read more

Jessica Hare promoted at The Agency

Jessica Hare has been promoted to agent in the Children’s Books Department at The Agency (London).  Read more

Avalon buys majority stake in The Agency

Management and production firm Avalon has bought a majority stake in The Agency, which represents children's authors and illustrators alongside dramatic rights for writers such... Read more

HCCB gift book invites the nation to Be More Paddington

HarperCollins Children's Books is releasing How to Be More Paddington: A Book of Kindness, a gift book featuring inspirational quotes from Michael Bond's beloved bear... Read more

Gaumont UK options the story of wartime Vogue editor

Dressed For War: The Story of Audrey Withers, Vogue Editor Extraordinaire from the Blitz to the Swinging Sixties by Julie Summers has been optioned for... Read more

Biddulph brings back Bond's Parsley the Lion for HarperCollins

HarperCollins Children’s Books is bringing back Michael Bond’s classic The Adventures of Parsley the Lion in a new gift edition illustrated by Rob Biddulph.... Read more

Chandler estate goes to RCW and The Agency

Rogers, Coleridge and White and The Agency have been asked to represent the estate of Raymond Chandler to “reintroduce Chandler” to a new audience.... Read more

Vulliamy to illustrate new Mary Plain editions

Egmont will next year release a new set of editions of the 20th century Mary Plain series by Gwynedd Rae, with illustrations by Clara Vulliamy.... Read more

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