Tagged: Anne McNeil

Hachette Children's scoops Fox's 'richly told' debut

Hachette Children’s Group has acquired The Sky Over Rebecca, a "richly told" middle-grade tale of two worlds colliding from debut author and winner of the Bath Children’s... Read more

S&S UK's Wersocki Morris signs two-book deal with HCG

The "deliciously dark" debut of S&S Children’s UK publicity manager and newly crowned Bookseller Rising Star Eve Wersocki Morris will be published by the Hachette Children’s Group (HCG)... Read more

Anne McNeil to retire after 20 years at Hachette Children's

Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) executive publisher Anne McNeil is to retire after 20 years at Hodder Children's Books, and nearly four decades in publishing.... Read more

Jack Ryder to publish début children's novel with Hodder

Hachette Children’s Group has acquired two magical middle-grade titles from writer and actor Jack Ryder. The books are described as perfect for fans of Enid... Read more

Cressida Cowell writes exclusive McDonald’s titles

Global fast food chain McDonald’s will this year distribute new stories by Cressida Cowell in its Happy Meal packs. Read more

Alison Steadman is latest celebrity to pen children's book for Hachette

Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) has signed a picture book text by actress Alison Steadman. Read more

Jim Broadbent joins tributes to Babette Cole

Actor Jim Broadbent has joined publishers Hodder Children’s Books and Penguin Random House (PRH Children’s) in paying tribute to the “irrepressible” author Babette Cole, who... Read more

Middle Grade tipped to grow in 2017

Publishers will continue to look for diverse and political children’s books in 2017, and humorous books and Middle Grade fiction will make up a large... Read more

Jessica Ennis-Hill pens children's book series

Hodder Children’s Books, an imprint of the Hachette Children’s Group, has signed a book deal with Olympic athlete Jessica Ennis-Hill. Read more

Cowell delves deeper into British history for new trilogy

Author and illustrator Cressida Cowell is looking to ancient Britain for inspiration for her new three-book children’s series, with the first, as-yet-untitled book due for... Read more

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