Ben Oliver, the debut author of YA trilogy The Loop, has signed a publishing deal with Chicken House and a TV development deal with Lime... Read more
Lime Pictures, the TV production company behind Hollyoaks and the Netflix children’s hit Free Rein, is to adapt James Nicol’s ‘The Apprentice Witch’ trilogy.... Read more
Following on from The Bookseller's 'alternative' predictions for 2019, senior figures share their hopes and expectations for the year ahead.
Chicken House has bought world rights to Milton the Mighty, the funny debut novel by Emma Read.
The third novel from Kiran Millwood Hargrave stays true to the territory that is her "first and greatest love"—and it’s her best to date, too.... Read more
Chicken House has signed the English language rights to two middle-grade books by Chinese author Chen Jiatong.
Chicken House has acquired world publishing rights to a middle grade fantasy, which is also in development for film adaptation with Altitude Films, by Benjamin... Read more
Magic Light Pictures has optioned Rachel Ward’s Numbers trilogy, published by Chicken House, to develop a TV series.
Neil Blair, Barry Cunningham, Jen Campbell and MG Leonard have been revealed as the judges of next year's Big Idea Competition which seeks to uncover... Read more
This week's pictures round-up celebrates HarperCollins, Bloomsbury authors, the Rising Stars Class of 2017 and the start of Jason Ford's summer residency. Read more