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 […]

Richard Charkin and Emilie Marneur join Bonnier Books UK board

Richard Charkin and Emilie Marneur join Bonnier Books UK board Bonnier Books UK today announces the appointment of two new non-executive directors. Richard Charkin brings a wealth of experience after holding a multitude of executive positions across the industry, including as the former chief executive of Reed International Books and Macmillan Publishers Limited. Emilie Marneur […]

Bonnier Books acquires Strawberry Publishing’s businesses in Sweden and Denmark

Bonnier Books acquires Strawberry Publishing’s businesses in Sweden and Denmark Bonnier Books has entered into an agreement to acquire Norwegian Strawberry Publishing’s Swedish and Danish publishing business. The acquisition from the Norwegian publishing group encompasses Strawberry Publishing in Sweden – comprising Strawberry Förlag and Bazar Förlag – and Strawberry Forlag in Denmark. Håkan Rudels, CEO […]

Bonnier Books UK trade catalogues

Bonnier Books UK trade catalogues Browse the latest trade catalogues from Bonnier Books UK’s imprints.    

Obituary for beloved Zaffre author Sheila Newberry

Obituary for beloved Zaffre author Sheila Newberry Sheila Newberry, author of twenty-four novels, including Bicycles and Blackberries, The Winter Baby, The Nursemaid’s Secret and A Winter Hope, has died at the age of 88. Sheila died peacefully on Friday 10th January after a short stay in hospital. Sheila was born in 1931 in Ipswich, Suffolk, […]

Bonnier Books UK acquires The Phone Box at the End of the World

Bonnier Books UK acquires world English language rights to The Phone Box at the End of the World Editorial director Sophie Orme acquired world English language rights from Maria Cristina Guerra at Grandi & Associati. Foreign language rights have already been sold into seventeen territories. The Phone Box at the End of the World by Laura Imai […]

Templar Illustration and Design Award expands for 2020

Templar Illustration and Design Award expands for 2020 The 2020 award will for the first time include categories for children’s non-fiction illustration and children’s fiction cover design, alongside its picture book illustration category. The award will also be open to international submissions. As part of the expansion, Templar is increasing the number of judges for the […]

Jacqui’s story: “Cancer changed my life. I barely recognise the person I was 21 years ago.”

Jacqui’s story: “Cancer changed my life. I barely recognise the person I was 21 years ago.” Diagnosed at 31, Jacqui’s journey and fight with breast cancer did not start and end with diagnosis and treatment. Like many people who suffer from the disease, her journey dramatically changed her life over the course of 21 years […]