Jason Reynolds is the winner of this year’s CILIP Carnegie Medal with Look Both Ways (Knights Of), while Sydney Smith has received his second CILIP... Read more
Philip Jones reflects on the challenges facing independent publishers, and how they are adapting to overcome them.
Indie publisher Knights Of has swooped for Stuntboy, in the Meantime, the first illustrated middle-grade fiction title by author and US National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds.... Read more
Every primary school in England is to receive a free copy of Happy Here (Knights Of), a new anthology by 20 Black British writers and illustrators, as part... Read more
Independent children’s bookshop Round Table Books has hired Meera Ghanshamdas as its new director.
The RCW literary agency and publisher Knights Of have announced the return of a free children’s publishing workshop for aspiring authors of colour, now in... Read more
Inclusive Indies, a partnership set up by Jacaranda Books, Knights Of and Spread the Word, is launching a new campaign to spotlight 14 inclusive presses... Read more
Candice Carty-Williams’ début novel Queenie took the literary world by storm in 2019. Rightly described as a “phenomenon”, the Sunday Times bestseller won Book of... Read more
Aimée Felone is taking on the newly created role of m.d. at Knights Of, with immediate effect, while co-founder David Stevens is becoming associate director, supporting... Read more
Knights Of is to publish a YA novella by Queenie author Candice Carty-Williams.