Author Archives: Sophie Clarke

Congratulations to Patrick Latimer

We’re delighted to see that Patrick Latimer has been longlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize for newcomers in children’s book illustration. Patrick has been nominated for his illustration of Woolf, which he created alongside his brother Alex. A wolf and a sheep fall in love. They have a son that they call Woolf – he’s […]

Pilgrim’s War hits shelves today!

Pilgrim’s War, the first installment in a new and enthralling Crusader series by the master of historical fiction, Michael Jecks, is released today – and we’re very excited! France, 1096. Crowds gather in Sens to hear the man known as the Hermit speak. He talks of a pilgrimage to the city of Jerusalem, one filled […]

Happy book birthday to I Say Ooh, You Say Aah!

It’s blue skies all around today, and the brightest blue is the cover of John Kane’s I Say Ooh, You Say Aah, which is published today! ‘There’s something very important that I need you to remember. When I say Ooh, you say Aah. Let’s try it.’ Ooh the donkey has lost his pants. Readers must […]

A Place Called Perfect shortlisted for Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2018

Helena Duggan’s A Place Called Perfect has been shortlisted in the Young Fiction category for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2018. It’s here! The Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2018 shortlist: 18 brilliant books revealed here by the children and booksellers who love them. #WCBP18https://t.co/WBLOlzKkgd Carefree Melody by Twin Musicom (https://t.co/563lQrxj31) pic.twitter.com/kkr2Umz6u5 — Waterstones (@Waterstones) February […]