Upside Down signs 'heartwarming' children’s picture book debut

Trigger Publishing children’s imprint Upside Down has snapped up a “heartwarming” picture book debut which aims to help children to deal with emotions and boost self-confidence. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-09-11 08:35:17 UTC ]
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[ The Bookseller | 2019-03-20 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Faber Children's signs second Dozy Bear picture book

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Children's Books in China 2018: Promoting Wordless Picture Books in China

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[ Publishers Weekly | 2018-03-09 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Shenzhen’s Top 10 Children’s Books in China: Literature, Education, Picture Books

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Rob Biddulph wins Waterstones ​children’s book prize 2015 with debut book Blown Away

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Candlewick Press signs new picture book series from Klassen

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-09-12 11:17:10 UTC ]
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Miller signs three-book deal with S&S Children's

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-09-10 09:27:19 UTC ]
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S&S Children's UK nets Richard Jones picture book

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-28 16:59:01 UTC ]
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Egmont signs Matt Carr picture book

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Scribe signs debut from Mr B's bookseller in two-book deal

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S&S Children’s signs debut author and illustrator Alice McKinley

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-06-25 03:54:45 UTC ]
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Hachette Children’s signs MG series by debut author L D Lapinski

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Amazon imprint signs three-book series from debut crime writer Kane

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Orenda signs Icelandic crime debut in two-book pre-empt

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Trapeze has signed the "gorgeous" debut novel by James Gould-Bourn in a two-book deal. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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