Tagged: Jodie Hodges

S&S Children's launches Stickley and O'Neill picture book partnership

Simon & Schuster Children’s Books is launching a new picture book partnership between author Frances Stickley and debut illustrator Eamonn O’Neill, signing two books from... Read more

S&S Children's scoops 'unmissable' debut middle-grade novel by Juckes

Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has signed Sarah Ann Juckes’ "beautiful" first middle-grade novel, with "exquisite" illustrations by Sharon King-Chai, after securing a two-book deal. ... Read more

Hachette Children's lands book on the brain by Dr Ranj Singh

Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) has landed a new non-fiction book about the brain from NHS consultant paediatrician and TV presenter Dr Ranj Singh.... Read more

Macmillan Children's Books lands Carroll's sequel to Ibbotson classic

Macmillan Children’s Books has snapped up middle-grade writer Emma Carroll's "irresistible" sequel to Eva Ibbotson’s classic Journey to the River Sea (MCB).... Read more

S&S bags two from Fraser with Hindley and Warburton to illustrate

Simon & Schuster Children’s Books will publish Lu Fraser's next two picture books in 2022, including a new title, One Camel Called Doug, with illustrator Sarah Warburton, plus... Read more

Puffin acquires 'frighteningly funny' picture book by Bently and Laberis

Puffin has acquired Spookermarket, "a frighteningly funny" new picture book from author Peter Bently and illustrator Steph Laberis. Read more

HarperCollins Children's Books nets Rangeley's penguin tale

HarperCollins Children's Books has won a three-publisher auction for Einstein the Penguin, the first in a new family fiction series from debut author Iona Rangeley... Read more

HCCB snaps up three from Bently and Bond

HarperCollins Children’s Books has snapped up a collaboration between Peter Bently, winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, and John Bond, creator of the Mini... Read more

Puffin scoops Riordan's epic sea adventure

Puffin has scooped the “epic” new standalone middle-grade novel from bestselling author Rick Riordan, Daughter of the Deep, featuring his first female protagonist.... Read more

Earle marks decade as an author with two books for Andersen

Andersen Press has acquired the 20th children's novel from Phil Earle, 10 years since his first book was released.  Read more

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