Middle Grade (MG) titles have been the hottest properties at this year’s Bologna Children’s Book Fair, though some publishers and agents have reported spikes in... Read more
Little Tiger Group is hoping to increase staff numbers rather than cut jobs after its recent buyout by Penguin Random House US, c.e.o. Monty Bhatia... Read more
Flemish author Bart Moeyaert has won this year’s £430,000 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.
We're championing eight unrepresented illustrators over two days of Bologna Children's Book Fair.
One of the UK’s best-loved creative duos, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, muse on two decades of their most famous creation, The Gruffalo.... Read more
The Australian list with a UK outpost is looking to spread its vibrant picture books far and wide, and is seeking compassionate non-fiction at this... Read more
Stripes Publishing has struck a brace of deals at this year’s fair, inking a wild swimming adventure for teens and its first book in translation.... Read more
Rebecca Hill at Usborne has won a “hotly stories contested” auction for a series of Middle Grade ghost stories by débutant Phil Hickes.... Read more
Scottish indie Little Door has launched a crowd-funding campaign to raise £3,500 to publish author/ illustrator Will Hughes’ début What Not to Give an Ogre... Read more
OUP has bought three picture books about the natural world by author/illustrator Yuval Zommer.