Tagged: Firefly Press

Always look to the future

Vanessa Harbour shares how being disabled has allowed her to achieve her dream of being a writer.   Read more

Firefly poet launches children's competition

A debut poet is encouraging children aged seven to 11 to write poems about their daydreams, for the chance to have theirs printed in his first collection. ... Read more

Welsh market faces long road ahead after Covid-19—but publishers remain optimistic

Covid-19 and its fallout has been a big blow to the Welsh book trade, but a number of the nation’s vibrant publishers are looking to... Read more

Literature Wales’ schemes aim to boost diversity of sector

Literature Wales has earmarked a number of initiatives to improve the diversity of Wales’ publishing sector, outlined in a Strategic Plan which runs until 2022... Read more

Firefly aquires Bigfoot novel

Independent YA and children's publisher Firefly Press will publish Bigfoot Mountain by debut author Roderick O’Grady.  Read more

Firefly signs second middle-grade novel by Jennifer Killick

Independent children's and YA publisher Firefly Press will publish a second middle-grade Crater Lake novel by Jennifer Killick.  Read more

Firefly Press to publish 'powerful' YA debut about right-wing radicalisation

Independent YA and children's publisher Firefly Press will publish Grow by debut author Luke Palmer, described as a "powerful" novel on right-wing radicalisation. ... Read more

Firefly lands Alex Wharton's poetry collection

Firefly Press has acquired world rights in its first poetry collection for children, Daydreams and Jellybeans, by South Wales poet Alex Wharton, publishing in spring 2021.... Read more

Going like Clockwork for Firefly and Fisher at FBF

Firefly Press has sold Catherine Fisher’s award-winning Middle Grade novel The Clockwork Crow, and sequel The Velvet Fox, to Walker Books US after a three-way auction. ... 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

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