Christian O’Connell on his debut children’s book ‘Radio Boy’

From leading breakfast radio star Christian O’Connell comes Radio Boy, a brilliant and laugh-out-loud story of an ordinary boy with an extraordinary secret radio show (broadcast from his shed). Here the author joins us from his radio studio to tell us about his hilarious new book.

Nominations announced for the 2017 Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals

HarperCollins today sees eight of our authors and illustrators nominated for the highly prestigious CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway 2016 Medals – the oldest award and accolade in Children’s literature. The Carnegie Medal is awarded by children’s librarians across the UK for an outstanding book for young children and young people; the Kate Greenaway medal is awarded to an outstanding illustrator. Previous winners include: Terry Pratchett, Patrick Ness and Sharon Creech.

David Walliams Gives Fans a Moment of Midnight Magic this Christmas

HarperCollins is delighted to announce that the new children’s fiction book from David Walliams will be called The Midnight Gang and will publish on 3rd November. The book tells an extraordinarily heartwarming and funny story of five children on a hospital ward, on a quest for adventure.

The Big Book Bonanza – World tour!

In September HarperCollins expanded its international Big Book Bonanza events programme to include Scandinavia, making this our biggest year yet, covering 2 continents and 4 countries, with 12 authors and over 200 retailers in attendanc