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‘Patronus on a Postcard’ BookTrust charity art auction closes at 6.00pm today!

Bloomsbury has joined forces with BookTrust to mark a very significant date for all Harry Potter fans – 20 years of JK Rowling‘s Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – and a special celebratory charity art auction has just a few more hours to run! This spellbinding third book in the phenomenally successful HarryContinue reading ‘Patronus on a Postcard’ BookTrust charity art auction closes at 6.00pm today!

The Snowman © Raymond Briggs

Raymond Briggs graphic novels among British children’s favourite book in new poll

Two graphic novels by Raymond Briggs are in the Top 15 of a list of 20th century children’s books which are still being read today, in a new poll commissioned by the CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Medals. Top honours went to Roald Dahl, with three of his books commanding the Top Three, all illustratedContinue reading Raymond Briggs graphic novels among British children’s favourite book in new poll

"Football Club" by Beppe Ramello & Giuseppe Ferrario. © 2015 Strip Art Features

Bologna Children’s Book Fair spurs new comic-related book news

  With the Bologna Children’s Book Fair taking place next week (30th March – 2nd April) and the London Book Fair hot on its heels (14th – 16th April) it’s inevitable that there will be plenty of new book projects in the news, as publishers seeks to license their characters and stories across the globe.Continue reading Bologna Children’s Book Fair spurs new comic-related book news