Bonnier Books UK team share some of their favourite books written by Black writers to celebrate Black History Month

Bonnier Books UK team share some of their favourite books written by Black writers to celebrate Black History Month Black History Month is celebrated in the UK every October – aiming to promote and recognise Black contributions to British society and to encourage and foster understanding and knowledge of Black history in general. This month […]

Emilie Marneur to lead Bonnier Books UK digital strategy

Emilie Marneur to lead Bonnier Books UK digital strategy Emilie Marneur will join Bonnier Books UK as digital and business development director this November, building on her recent appointment as non-executive director to the board. Marneur will be responsible for building and growing Bonnier Books UK’s strategic digital focus and launching a new digital-first imprint. […]

Studio Press acquire ‘heartfelt and hopeful’ picture book from Karl Newson with illustrations by Clara Anganuzzi

Studio Press acquire How to Mend a Friend – a ‘heartfelt and hopeful’ picture book from Karl Newson with illustrations by Clara Anganuzzi Studio Press, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, is excited to announce the acquisition of How to Mend a Friend by Karl Newson with illustrations by Clara Anganuzzi. World rights were acquired by […]

Bonnier Books UK is proud to publish 500 Words: Black Lives Matter

Bonnier Books UK is proud to publish 500 Words: Black Lives Matter Hot on the heels of the 500 Words: Black Lives Matter competition hosted by Virgin Radio this month, Bonnier Books UK is set to publish a collection of the inspiring, moving and poignant short stories submitted by children from across the country. Almost […]

Empathy Day 2020

Empathy Day 2020 The 9th of June marks Empathy Day – an annual celebration led by EmpathyLab aiming to highlight the role that literature plays in building real life empathy skills. EmpathyLab was founded by Miranda McKearney, who established The Reading Agency in 2002, and its mission is based on numerous scientific studies linking the development […]

Studio Press expand their range of novelty books with two new series promoting positivity and wellbeing

Studio Press expand their range of novelty books with two new series promoting positivity and wellbeing: Can’t Do and Baby Goes Out Studio Press, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, have acquired two new board book ranges to bolster their novelty publishing for early years. Helen Wicks, executive director for Studio Press, and Frankie Jones, […]