Tagged: Denise Johnstone-Burt

Walker to publish Dahl's 'funny and wise' picture book

Walker Books is to publish The Worst Sleepover in the World in October, a "funny and wise" picture book from Sophie Dahl, illustrated by Luciano Lozano.... Read more

Walker buys first children’s book from ST’s Chris Haslam

Walker has acquired a middle grade adventure story set in Cornwall from the Sunday Times chief travel writer Chris Haslam, writing as C J Haslam.... Read more

Walker Books acquires Jennifer Bell MG in six-figure deal

Walker Books has acquired two novels by middle-grade author Jennifer Bell in a six-figure, pre-emptive deal.  Read more

Walker signs four more from Bellos and Lyttleton

Walker Books has acquired four additional titles in the Football School series by Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton, with illustrations by Spike Gerrell. Read more

Walker buys historical fantasy at auction

Walker Books has acquired a historical fantasy by debut author RM Romero at auction. Read more

New Patrick Ness novel Release coming next year

A new novel by Patrick Ness, entitled Release, will be published by Walker Books in May 2017. Read more

Walker signs WW2 middle-grade title

Walker has signed a middle-grade story, set in a children’s TB hospital in Shropshire during the Second World War, by author Megan Shepherd and illustrator... Read more

Walker signs two books from Non Pratt

Walker Books has acquired two standalone titles from YA Book Prize shortlisted author Non Pratt. Publisher Denise Johnstone-Burt and commissioning editor Annalie Grainger bought the... Read more

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