Tagged: Melissa Fairley

Farshore signs new book from Great Realisation author Roberts

Farshore has signed a new picture book by Tomos Roberts, author of The Great Realisation (Farshore), a poem written in the form of a bedtime story in the early... Read more

Egmont scoops picture book of Roberts' hit pandemic poem

Egmont has snapped up a picture book of "The Great Realisation", Tomos Roberts' poem in response to Covid-19 that has been viewed more than 60... Read more

Egmont buys Matt Lucas picture book, as NHS support initiatives multiply

Egmont has snapped up world rights to a picture book of Matt Lucas' coronavirus version of his charity comedy single, "Thank You, Baked Potato", with proceeds... Read more

Egmont signs 'empowering' pirate picture book

Egmont is to publish a swashbuckling adventure that "smashes stereotypes", featuring a book-loving pirate who dares to be different. Read more

Egmont spots gap in the market...

Egmont is to publish the first picture book iteration of Dodie Smith’s children’s tale The Hundred and One Dalmatians. 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

Egmont signs debut picture-book duo

Egmont has signed a two-book deal with debut picture book duo writer Louise Greig and illustrator Ashling Lindsay. Read more

Second Sparkes picture book from Egmont

Egmont Publishing will this year release the second picture book by Amy Sparkes. Read more

Egmont appoints Grosart as senior commissioning editor for picture books

Louise Grosart has joined Egmont from Penguin Random House Children's as senior commissioning editor of the picture book and gift list. Read more

Vulliamy to illustrate new Mary Plain editions

Egmont will next year release a new set of editions of the 20th century Mary Plain series by Gwynedd Rae, with illustrations by Clara Vulliamy.... Read more

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