DFB News

We're thrilled to be publishing a stunning new picture book from the extraordinary Richard Collingridge!

We're thrilled to be publishing the latest title in our Phoenix Presents series tomorrow!

We're thrilled to be publishing a new novel by the award-winning KM Peyton this THURSDAY!

We're so pleased to be publishing Lisa Williamson's marvellous The Art of Being Normal in paperback on Thursday!

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WILD LILY, TAMSIN AND THE DEEP and LIONHEART

We've got three absolute stunners publishing TODAY - Thursday 4 February - WILD LILY by KM Peyton, LIONHEART by Richard Collingridge and TAMSIN AND THE DEEP by Neill Cameron and Kate Brown!

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THE ART OF BEING NORMAL longlisted for the Branford Boase Award!

We are very proud to announce that THE ART OF BEING NORMAL has been longlisted for this year's Branford Boase Award! 

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THE ICARUS SHOW and THE ART OF BEING NORMAL

We're thrilled to be kicking off 2016 in style, with two marvellous books for you - THE ICARUS SHOW and THE ART OF BEING NORMAL are out today!

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Master of the Inkpot Competition 2015 Winner Announcement!

Earlier this year, we began a competition for authors who did not have agents to submit their work to us. We opened submissions for two weeks, and received over 1,000 entries - that's the equivalent of over 70 a day!

We asked for the first three chapters, or 5,000 words, of a novel, or a full picture book text with sample illustrations. 

We read through every submission sent into us carefully, and then asked a shortlist of entrants to submit their complete manuscripts to us (if a novel). We have now come to a final decision...

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Thanks to Philip Pullman, Christmas has come early...

SOLD OUT

Black Friday or Civilised Saturday... whichever day you decide to start your Christmas shopping, we've got just the thing for the bookworms among you...

For a limited time only, we are offering personalised, signed copies of all three  books in Philip Pullman's ground-breaking and bestselling His Dark Materials trilogy.

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11 February 2016