Authors including Jeanette Winterson have been confirmed for the final programme of events celebrating Bookshop Day.
More than 100 British writers and illustrators, including Cressida Cowell, Dara McAnulty and Piers Torday, have signed an open letter to UK publishers and literary agents... Read more
Piers Torday will revisit The Last Wild series with prequel The Wild Before, to be published by Hachette Children's Group in March 2021. ... Read more
Children’s authors including Robin Stevens, Piers Torday and Swapna Haddow have written stories based on Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland for a new title to be published... Read more
Authors and critics have called for newspapers to increase the space they allow for children’s book reviews after only 7% of the titles chosen for newspapers’... Read more
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe had a lasting impression on author Piers Torday—so much so, that his latest book, The Lost Magician, is loosely based... Read more
Hachette Children’s Group imprint Quercus Children’s has bought a new fantasy series by Piers Torday.
A children’s book featuring stories by authors such as Gill Lewis, Piers Toray and Abi Elphinstone has raised more than £13,000 for a charity project... Read more
Authors and critics are warning that Middle Grade children’s books, for readers aged eight to 12 years, are failing to get the attention they merit... Read more
Authors David Almond, Sally Nicholls, Kate Saunders and Frances Hardinge have been shortlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2015.