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Bloomsbury Children's snaps up 'vital' YA debut by Katouh

Bloomsbury Children’s Books has signed the debut YA novel by Zoulfa Katouh, "a love letter to Syria, Syrians and hijabi girls" that has been picked... Read more

Hodder snaps up Dylan’s ‘compulsive’ near-future SF novel

Hodder & Stoughton has acquired Mindwalker, a "compulsively page-turning" science fiction novel from Kate Dylan.  Read more

Hachette Children's lands 'feminist Indiana Jones' tales from Bracken

Hachette Children's Group has acquired three titles from YA author Alexandra Bracken, with Quercus Children’s Books to publish a new duology starring a "feminist Indiana Jones" and one other standalone title. ... Read more

Maas' Court of Thorns and Roses series in development with Hulu

Sarah J Maas' A Court of Thorns and Roses series has been optioned by Hulu and is in development for a TV show. ... Read more

Grove Press UK to publish 'surprising and fresh' debut from Vauhini Vara

Grove Press UK has acquired The Immortal King Rao, an "epic" debut novel about family, modernity and technology from Canadian-born American writer Vauhini Vara.... Read more

HarperFiction wins five-way auction for Willingham's Deep South thriller

HarperFiction has won a five-way auction for A Flicker in the Dark and one further psychological thriller by Stacy Willingham. Read more

Penguin Books pre-empts YA thriller from 'astounding new voice'

Penguin Books has pre-empted What Beauty There Is by Cory Anderson, a YA debut about "beauty, brutality and broken people trying to survive", branded "a masterpiece of a thriller".... Read more

Abrams lands second picture book series from Hale and Pham

Abrams Books for Young Readers, which is distributed in the UK and Europe by Abrams & Chronicle Books, will publish a new picture book series... Read more

Debut author Joya Goffney signs two-book deal with Hot Key Books

Hot Key has acquired two YA titles from debut author Joya Goffney.  Read more

S&S Children's to publish Rachel Renée Russell's 15th Dork Diaries book

Simon & Schuster Children's UK has acquired I Love Paris!, the 15th title in the bestselling Dork Diaries series by Rachel Renée Russell.... Read more

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