HarperCollins has acquired a "major" new Middle Grade series by ex-racehorse trainer Charlie P Brooks, making his children’s début with illustrator Katy Riddell. ... Read more
Author-illustrator Benji Davies reveals how his latest picture book spawned from a single sketch.
Children's author Ross Welford answers our questions about his new middle grade novel, The Kid Who Came From Space. ... Read more
HarperCollins Children's Books has snapped up world rights in a "lightning-strike pre-empt" to A Clock of Stars by children's author Francesca Gibbons in a major three-book deal.... Read more
Benedict Cumberbatch, David Walliams, Tamsin Greig, David Oyelowo and Paul Whitehouse will star in the upcoming TV adaptation of Judith Kerr’s classic picture book The Tiger... Read more
HarperCollins Children’s Books will republish a young fiction novel by Philippa Gregory about a princess called Florizella, this November.
David Walliams’ The World’s Worst Teachers (HarperCollins) has chalked up a fourth consecutive week in the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, selling 36,912 copies for... Read more
HarperCollins Children’s Books will this autumn publish a Michael Morpurgo book about a refugee from Afghanistan, inspired by Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels. ... Read more
HarperCollins Children’s Books will this October start publishing a young fiction series set in a magical werewolf world.
David Walliams’ next children’s book will be The World’s Worst Teachers, a short story collection about “splendidly sinister” pedagogues. ... Read more