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Virgin Books, an imprint of Ebury at Penguin Random House UK, has acquired two colouring books from illustrator Johanna Basford. Madeline McIntosh, president of the Penguin Publishing Group, acquired world rights from Ed Victor of Ed Victor Ltd in a co-publishing deal with Jake Lingwood at Ebury Publishing. Virgin Books editor Elen Jones will be the editor in the UK. The first book, LOST OCEAN: An Underwater Adventure & Colouring Book, will publish on the 27th October 2015. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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