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The Bookseller's editor Philip Jones shares what attendees can expect from the Children's Conference 2019. Read more

Children’s Laureate Cowell says reading shouldn't feel 'old-fashioned'

Cressida Cowell, the Waterstones Children’s Laureate, says she tries to make her books “look like sweets” with “glinting covers” in order to make reading feel... Read more

Publishers should emphasise 'joyful' qualities of diverse books, Levine says

Publishers “should stop thinking about BAME talent as fulfilling a school requirement” and “should emphasise the joyful and literary qualities" of diverse books, Arthur Levine, founder... Read more

Charity partnerships helped Rashford book fuel positive movement, say publishers

Partnering with charities and booksellers helped fuel a positive movement to reach children with the least access to books, says the publisher behind Marcus Rashford’s bestseller You Are... Read more

YA sees 43% boost post-lockdown as children's market swells

Young Adult books saw a huge 43% rise in post-lockdown sales by value as the children's sector as a whole swelled to 33% of the... Read more

Cressida Cowell warns industry will become 'dead in the water' without school libraries

Author Cressida Cowell has argued that the industry will become "dead in the water" without more support for children's reading, as she reiterated her campaign to... Read more

Children's Conference 2019: Last chance to book

The children's publishing world has just one day left to book tickets to this year's Bookseller Children's Conference.  Read more

Children's Conference 2019: Q&A with Scholastic UK's Catherine Bell

The woman at the helm of one of the UK’s largest children’s specialists discusses the challenges and opportunities in the modern-day global publishing market.  ... Read more

Children's Conference 2019: Publishing outside the London bubble

Some of The Bookseller Children's Conference speakers talk about the advantages and disadvantages of working outside of London, and what the London-based industry can learn by looking further... Read more

Children’s book market up 0.7% by value in 2018

The children’s book market has shown steady growth of 0.7% in the first part of 2018 but some of the biggest increases were from non-fiction... Read more

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