Puffin has acquired Spookermarket, "a frighteningly funny" new picture book from author Peter Bently and illustrator Steph Laberis.
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
Hachette Children's Group has signed a picture book adaptation of Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to be written by Peter Bently and illustrated by Steve Antony.... Read more
Malorie Blackman, Alex T Smith, Abi Elphinstone and Sibéal Pounder are amongst the authors behind next year’s expanded line-up of £1 World Book Day (WBD)... Read more
Egmont is to publish the first picture book iteration of Dodie Smith’s children’s tale The Hundred and One Dalmatians.