Benjamin Zephaniah is writing a “powerfully moving” picture book about the voyage of "HMT Empire Windrush" to be published by Scholastic UK in April 2022. ... Read more
Caroline Sheldon, founder of Caroline Sheldon Literary Agency and esteemed agent, shares her tips from almost four decades of attending book fairs in Bologna—prime among... Read more
Pan Macmillan has bought The Woolworths Saturday Girls and one other novel by saga star Elaine Everest.
Puffin has picked up Welcome to the World, a “tender and lyrical picture book” from Julia Donaldson and Helen Oxenbury.
Scholastic imprint Alison Green Books has snared The Baddies, a new book from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler starring their “boldest, meanest and silliest villains”... Read more
A new Julia Donaldson picture book, The Christmas Pine, will be published by Alison Green Books in autumn 2021. ... Read more
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler are returning to the Tales From Acorn Wood preschool series with four new lift-the-flap instalments for Macmillan Children’s Books.... Read more
Donna Douglas is moving to Orion for a new series of books set in Yorkshire during World War II.
Headline has signed three “compelling” new novels from saga writer Glenda Young.
Editors and agents are predicting a continued focus on empowering female-led narratives and diverse voices in children’s and YA books in 2018.