Walker Books has snapped up Katherine Webber’s standalone YA novel The Revelry in a two-book deal.
Bloomsbury has landed Blood to Poison, a "potent fantasy" by South African author Mary Watson, to be published next spring.... Read more
Puffin has acquired two books from Cerrie Burnell including Wilder Than Midnight, an "inclusive and bold" middle-grade fairytale adventure. ... Read more
Electric Monkey has pre-empted an “utterly compelling” romantic fantasy about twin princesses separated at birth, by authors and future sisters-in-law Catherine Doyle and Katherine Webber.... Read more
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has acquired two more titles in the Dragon Realm series by Katie and Kevin Tsang.
Coronet has acquired the debut novel of Kate Sawyer examining life after near global extinction.
HarperCollins Children's Books has triumphed in a multi-publisher auction for 'beautiful' middle grade novel The Last Bear by debut children’s author Hannah Gold.... Read more
Penguin Random House Children’s has won a 15-way auction to publish a "genre-defying, time-travelling" YA thriller, The Upper World by Femi Fadugba.... Read more
Faber is publishing Lou Kuenzler's latest middle-grade novel, inspired by the stories of the female footballers who rose to fame following the First World War. ... Read more
HarperCollins Children’s Books has landed three more titles in Pages & Co, the middle-grade "bookwandering" series from Anna James.... Read more