Tagged: Sam Copeland

Puffin bags two Copeland middle-grade standalones

Sam Copeland is to write two new standalone middle-grade titles for Puffin, teaming up again with his Charlie Changes Into a Chicken illustrator, Sarah Horne.... Read more

Five questions for... Sam Copeland

Literary agent and children’s author Sam Copeland talks to us about his latest book, Charlie Morphs into a Mammoth.    ... Read more

Branford Boase Award longlist revealed

The longlist for the 2020 Branford Boase award has been revealed, featuring literary agent and author Sam Copeland’s Charlie Changes into a Chicken (Puffin), YA writer Holly Jackson’s... Read more

Dow hails Puffin's 'great new adventure in non-fiction' at summer party

PRH Children's m.d. Francesca Dow hailed Puffin’s “great new adventure in non-fiction” and the importance of literary adaption and evolution at Penguin Random House Children’s Summer... Read more

Picador scoops 'unforgettable' book from prison philosopher West in six-way auction

Picador has signed the "unforgettable" first book from prison philosophy teacher Andy West in a six-way auction, promising a compelling look inside UK jails alongside... Read more

Head of Zeus snaps up trilogy from writing duo D K Fields

Head of Zeus has snapped up a "page-turning" new urban fantasy-crime trilogy by writing duo D.K. Fields. Read more

Moonage nets screen rights for Holly Jackson's debut thriller

Television and film rights have been snapped up at auction by Moonage Pictures for debut author Holly Jackson's YA crime thriller, A Good Girl’s Guide to... Read more

Editors flock to prison tales and true crime while literary fiction flies pre-LBF

True crime, “professional confessional” memoirs and titles that look into “sealed worlds” are the hottest non-fiction trends, according to agents who spoke to The Bookseller... Read more

Buchanan's 'extraordinary' debut pre-empted by Flatiron and Mantle on partial submission

A debut literary crime thriller, Sixteen Horses, by UEA graduate Greg Buchanan has been snapped up following an exclusive partial submission at pre-empt by Mantle in... Read more

Sam Copeland | 'Children’s books give you the freedom to be funny'

RCW agent Sam Copeland was a trade rarity: a publishing staffer with no desire to turn author. Now, he says, he can’t stop writing...... Read more

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