A strong, extraordinary voice, Nujeen tells the story of what it's really like to be a refugee, to have grown up through war and left a beloved homeland to become dependent on others
The Thousandth Floor is set to take the YA market by storm, with the first book in the trilogy publishing this month, and a TV adaptation already in the works. Here the book's author Katharine McGee discusses the inspiration behind her futuristic novel, set inside a thousand-storey tower stretching into the sky.
Shareable digital assets are now available for Camilla Way's gripping new psychological thriller, Watching Edie. There are some friends you’ll never forget, no matter how hard you try… ‘Compelling, dark and intense, this story of a friendship gone wrong will keep you guessing until the end’ –B.A. Paris
HarperCollins is delighted to announce that the new picture book from all-star collaborators David Walliams and Tony Ross will be called There’s a Snake in my School! and will publish on 6th October. This spectacularly slithery tale leads the charge of Walliams’ new publishing this autumn, with his novel for older readers following in November.
The French chain Fnac will hold its first book festival on 2-4 September at the Carreaux du Temple in Paris. Guest of honour will be Jonathan Franzen, who will present this year’s Fnac literary prize at the inaugural evening on 1st September. More than 100 authors will participate, signing their work and taking part in debates. Fnac…