Bloomsbury Kids bags diverse series trio

Bloomsbury Children’s has made three acquisitions centred around diversity which will "up-end the content stereotypes of series for young readers". Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-16 18:04:27 UTC ]
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