DFB News

On the morning of Tuesday 21st October, David Fickling Books would love your help to reveal the iconic cover of The Art of Being Normal, in the first ever cover reveal flash mob on twitter and Instagram.

We are very proud to be publishing James Turner's fabulously funny Star Cat, on Thursday 2 October!

The Ransom of DondPhoenix, and The Bubble Wrap Boy have all been longlisted for the UKLA Book Award 2015!

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The DFB Shop Opens its Doors!

Welcome! Welcome! David Fickling Books is delighted to announce that we have opened our very own SHOP!

The DFB Shop is the place you can buy every book that we have published since going independent - and a whole lot more!

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Star Cat!

Come one, come all, to an intergalactic celebration! For TODAY sees the publication of STAR CAT: BOOK 01. It's the seventh title in our Phoenix Presents series, and is OUT NOW!

Star Cat: Book 01 is a hilarious and wonderful book by the brilliant James Turner, the author of Super Animal Adventure Squad.

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Thirteen Chairs, The Boundless, and Jampires!

Publishing TODAY, Thursday 4 September, are three of the very best books you will ever read! Two astounding novels and a fantastic picture book!

The spine-chilling Thirteen Chairs by Dave Shelton, the thrilling The Boundless by Kenneth Oppel, and the adorable Jampires by Sarah McIntyre and David O'Connell have been launched into the world. We are so very proud to be publishing them.

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Gary's Garden, How to Make Awesome Comics, and Long Gone Don

Hip! Hip! Hooray! We're celebrating with three cheers today, as we are very proud to announce the publication of not one...not two...but THREE brand-new titles in our Phoenix Presents series!

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Close to the Wind, Shadow of the Wolf, and Corpse Talk

We’re amazingly proud of our first two novels as an independent publisher, and the third book in our Phoenix Presents series!

Jon Walter’s lyrical and suspenseful Close to the Wind, Tim Hall’s bold and fantastical Shadow of the Wolf and Adam Murphy’s incredible and fascinating Corpse Talk are all published today!

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20 October 2014