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'A modern mischievous masterpiece', King Coo is a must read!

Martin Brown visited DFB HQ to admire the German edition of Lesser Spotted Animals!

Discover Simon Mason's FANTASTIC Kid Got Shot - out in paperback this week!

Kenneth Oppel and Jon Klassen's creepy masterpiece is out in paperback this April!

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The first volume of Philip Pullman’s The Book of Dust – which has been speculated about for years – will be published on Thursday 19th October 2017.

The Book of Dust is a work in three parts, like His Dark Materials. They will be published jointly by David Fickling Books and Penguin Random House Children’s in the UK, and by Random House Children’s in the US.

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We have three stunning books for you, publishing in February - bestselling author Lisa Williamson's long-awaited second novel ALL ABOUT MIA, the legendary KM Peyton's WILD LILY publishing in paperback and Richard Collingridge's beautiful LIONHEART, also publishing in paperback!

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We have three marvellous titles publishing in January 2017, so don't miss out! A wonderfully hilarious book by Lissa Evans, a riotous graphic novel from the Etherington Brothers, and a fantastically life-affirming book by Sally Christie...

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The Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals are the UK's oldest and most prestigious children's book awards, so this really is cause for celebration!

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With Halloween just a week away, we have the perfect thing to send a shiver down your spine - jump aboard THE WRONG TRAIN blog tour if you dare! 


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