DFB News

We're thrilled that Star Cat and Gary's Garden have been shortlisted for the British Comic

Click here for an update on our Master of the Inkpot Competition!

We are proud to present another marvellous comic book: Laura Ellen Anderson’s EVIL EMPEROR PENGUIN - Out on Thursday 1 October!

We’re excited to be publishing Liquidator - Andy Mulligan’s thrilling new novel on Thursday 1 October!

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We're thrilled to be publishing not one...not two...but THREE astonishing books TODAY!

LIQUIDATOR by Andy Mulligan, VIKINGS IN THE SUPERMARKET by Nick Sharratt, and EVIL EMPEROR PENGUIN by Laura Ellen Anderson are OUT NOW!

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Three DFB titles make the UKLA Book Awards 2016 longlist!

We are delighted to announce that DFB has not one, not two, but THREE titles longlisted for this year's UKLA Book Awards! 

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Autumn Festival Events

We have a whole host of exciting author events lined up for October - diaries at the ready! 

Autumn Festival Events

How to draw... a comic!

Here at DFB we're proud to publish our wonderful selection of Phoenix Presents comics, created by some of the best comic artists in the UK today.

Today, we have an extra special treat for you as Adam Murphy, creator of Corpse Talk and Corpse Talk Season 2, shows us how it's done on the Guardian Children's Books website... 

How to draw... a comic

Unbecoming launches to great acclaim!

September again. The end of the summer. That fresh 'new term' feeling. And the release of the hugely anticipated Unbecoming by the quite frankly wonderful Jenny Downham

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4 October 2015