Jenny Pearson has written a middle-grade comedy series with her agent and fellow children's author Sam Copeland, scooped by Puffin in a two-book, six-figure deal.... Read more
Bloomsbury will publish Tomorrow Is Beautiful, the first poetry anthlogy complied and edited by author Sarah Crossan.
Scholastic UK has partnered with Black Cultural Archives for a book to celebrate the Windrush generation and the 40th anniversary of the heritage centre and... Read more
Sam Copeland is to write two new standalone middle-grade titles for Puffin, teaming up again with his Charlie Changes Into a Chicken illustrator, Sarah Horne.... Read more
Author Sarah Lean will move from HarperCollins to Simon & Schuster UK with middle-grade novel The Good Bear, to be illustrated by Fiona Woodcock.... Read more
Bloomsbury has acquired Irish children's laureate Sarah Crossan's first novel for adults in a six-figure deal at auction.
Literary agent Sam Copeland has scooped a three-book deal for six figures with Puffin for his debut middle grade series Charlie Changes Into a Chicken.... Read more
STORM series author Emma Young is to write two YA novels for Little Tiger imprint Stripes Publishing.
HarperCollins Children’s Books has acquired a four-book fiction series about pirates by Amy Sparkes and Ben Cort.
Egmont Publishing will this year release the second picture book by Amy Sparkes.