Egmont rights director Tracy Phillips is moving to Hachette Children's Group (HCG) to replace Andrew Sharp, who is leaving publishing to train as a teacher.... Read more
Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) has acquired four middle-grade novels from Kiran Millwood Hargrave for a six-figure sum.
Andy Sharp, group rights director at Hachette Children’s Group, will leave his position in July before embarking on a new career as a teacher.... Read more
#Merky Books holds its first ever free writer's camp in this week's pictures round-up, while Sir Philip Pullman is knighted and Bryony Gordan launches her... Read more
Aspiring illustrator Georgia Page has won this year’s £1,000 Carmelite Picture Book Prize, organised by Hachette Children’s Group, for her interpretation of a story by Kes... Read more
Hachette Children’s Books (HCG) has acquired two picture books by Will Mabbitt.
Hachette Children’s Group will this October publish a new story in the Asterix and Obelix series, in which the pair cross paths with the daughter... Read more
Hachette Children’s Group has signed a further four picture books from Britta Teckentrup, and one illustrated non-fiction title.
YA author Laura Steven is writing a MG novel for Egmont under the pen name Laura Kirkpatrick.
Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) has acquired a climate change middle-grade novel by Sita Brahmachari and a gymnastics-themed YA by US author Jennifer Iacopelli.... Read more