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UK Literary Association 2014 Longlists announced.

Congratulations to William Sutcliffe, Richard Kurti, Andrew Norriss, Helen Stephens, Sarah Warburton and Simon Rickerty for securing positions on theFull story »

MONKEY NUT wins Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2014

Simon Rickerty’s Monkey Nut has been awarded the Roald Dahl Funny Prize for the under 6yrs category. The award isFull story »

MONKEY WARS wins Coventry Book Awards

Congratulations to Richard Kurti who has won the Coventry Book Awards with his debut novel Monkey Wars.

Congratulations to Cathryn Constable

Congratulations to Cathryn Constable whose debut novel The Wolf Princess has been shortlisted for the Specsavers National Book Awards 2012.

The Snow Womble; released 11th October 2012

Join the Wombles in their snowy adventure! It’s been snowing on Wimbledon Common, so Orinoco, Bungo and Tomsk take aFull story »

Malorie Blackman is the Children’s Laureate 2013-2015

Malorie Blackman, the bestselling author of the highly acclaimed and award-winning Noughts & Crosses teen series, has today (Tuesday 4Full story »

THE ROYAL BABY; published July 4th

This July sees the publication of THE ROYAL BABY by Tony Bradman and Tony Ross. The whole Kingdom is veryFull story »


TWINKLE, TWINKLE SQUIGLET PIG by Joyce Dunbar follows Piglet Squid as he embarks on a quest to show his friendsFull story »

TEN LITTLE PIRATES; published 4th July

Simon Rickerty and Mike Brownlow’s TEN LITTLE PIRATES is a traditional counting rhyme with a boat-load of pirate fun! TenFull story »

Congratulations to Hilary Mantel on her record-breaking Booker Prize victory

Last night Hilary Mantel became both the first Brit and the first woman to win the prize twice, as wellFull story »

The Princess and the Peas; released 6th September

Sarah Warburton and Caryl Hart’s wonderful tale The Princess and the Peas, is a light-hearted cautionary tale for all princessesFull story »

SWIMMING HOME makes the Booker shortlist

Deborah Levy’s wonderful novel has been named as one of the six books nominated on the shortlist for this yearsFull story »

Viking Boy; released 6th September 2012

s the new thrilling action and adventure story from Tony Bradman. Gunnar is the son of a Viking chieftain, livingFull story »

How To Hide A Lion; released 2nd Aug 2012

How to Hide a Lion is a funny and heartwarming tale. Where can a small girl hide a very largeFull story »

Young Merlin; released 1st September 2012

This action packed first instalment of a series plotting Merlin’s journey from his youth to his mastery of magic. MerlinFull story »