Tagged: Leah Thaxton

Faber picks up Pillainayagam's 'incredibly funny' YA series

Faber has bought two books in Christine Pillainayagam's debut YA series, billed as a "fresh, original and incredibly funny" high school romance and coming-of-age story that "perfectly encapsulates the British secondary school... Read more

Faber falls for 'uplifting' YA romance collection

Faber has landed a collection of "uplifting" romantic short stories, edited by author Melissa Meyer. Read more

Faber lands 'charming' tale of cat who made home at its offices

Faber is to publish The Book Cat, a wartime tale based on real life story of Morgan, a cat who made his home at the Faber... Read more

Faber to publish classic Richard Scarry books

Faber has acquired four classic titles from "one of the founding fathers of children's illustration", Richard Scarry, which are currently unavailable in the UK.... Read more

Old Toffer to join Eliot’s Possum

Faber has snapped up a canine companion to T S Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, written by Costa-winning poet Christopher Reid.... Read more

Refugee camp story to Faber Children's

Faber Children's has acquired a middle grade novel about children living in a refugee camp by Steve Tasane. Read more

FAB Prize winners celebrated

Faber Children’s and the Andlyn Agency celebrated the winners of the inaugural FAB Prize for BAME writers and illustrators last night (26th June) and revealed... Read more

Faber signs new title by its children's publisher Thaxton

Faber has acquired new titles from Katie Blackburn, the pseudonym for Faber's children's publisher Leah Thaxton. Read more

Children’s publishers anticipate ‘buoyant’ LBF

Children’s publishers are feeling “quietly optimistic” going into next week’s London Book Fair, with interest in acquiring across middle-grade, Young Adult and “crossover” titles.... Read more

Faber launches competition for BAME children’s authors

Faber & Faber is launching an award to find BAME children’s writers and illustrators in partnership with the Andlyn Literary Agency. Read more

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