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Malorie Blackman supports LoveMyRead, new subscription service

Malorie will be working with Frank Cottrell-Boyce to select books for children for LoveMyRead, a new book subscription service whichFull story »

Don’t miss Series 2 of BLOOD on C5

Series 2 of Sophie Petzal’s acclaimed Irish thriller BLOOD runs on C5 on consecutive nights starting at 9pm on MondayFull story »

Don’t miss MISS SCARLET AND THE DUKE – Tuesday 31st March at 9pm!

Rachael New‘s MISS SCARLET AND THE DUKE is not to be missed! Starting tomorrow at 9pm on Alibi starring Kate Phillips.Full story »

Home activities and readings from our authors and illustrators

Thank you to our clients in the children’s book department who have been creating some wonderful free resources for anyoneFull story »

Catch up on Chinonyerem Odimba’s film ADULTING

Chinonyerem Odimba‘s 30-minute drama ADULTING is available to watch here. 

Rave reviews for NOUGHTS + CROSSES on BBC One

BBC and Mammoth Screen’s long-awaited adaptation of Malorie Blackman’s seminal work NOUGHTS & CROSSES, is now available in full on iPlayer,Full story »

CORIOLANUS directed by Robert Hastie – on until 28th March

“Celebrated super soldier Coriolanus is propelled to power, only to lose the trust of the people. Torn down from hisFull story »

Olivier Awards 2020 nominations announced!

Olivier Awards 2020 MR GUM AND THE DANCING BEAR (National Theatre) has been nominated for Best Family Show! Book, playFull story »

Watch all episodes of Russell T Davies’ wonderful YEARS AND YEARS now back on iPlayer!

https://www.radiotimes.com/news/tv/2020-02-18/years-and-years-line-of-duty-box-sets-return-to-bbc-iplayer/   https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episodes/m000539g/years-and-years    

The True History of the Kelly Gang

In cinemas now is the film adaptation of Peter Carey’s Booker Prize winning novel. The story of Australian bushranger NedFull story »

Olivia Mace’s wonderful BLEAK HOUSE musical adaptation is a ‘joy of a show’! Don’t miss it.

Read reviews below and make sure to book your tickets using this link: https://www.creationtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/bleak-house/   https://www.henleystandard.co.uk/news/theatre/149106/dickens-by-the-books-is-where-ingenuity-and-versatility-meet.html https://bucksoxon.muddystilettos.co.uk/arts-culture/theatre/bleak-house-creation-theatre-review/ https://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/feature/16022/bleak-house-a-musical-adaptation#review68515

ORDINARY LOVE by Owen McCafferty – in US cinemas on Friday 14th February

Owen McCafferty’s beautiful screenplay, starring the exceptional Lesley Manville and Liam Neeson, opens in US cinemas on Friday 14th February.Full story »

Zoe Cooper’s OUT OF WATER announced as 2020 Finalist of The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize

Chosen from an international group of over 160 nominated plays, Zoe Cooper’s play OUT WATER has been named as aFull story »