It’s the very happy return of David Baddiel!

HarperCollins Children’s Books unveil fourth children’s novel by David Baddiel: BIRTHDAY BOY HarperCollins Children’s Books has revealed the title and cover for the fourth children’s novel by much loved writer and comedian David Baddiel. Birthday Boy will publish in hardback on 7 September 2017. A hilarious rollercoaster ride of pure entertainment for readers everywhere, the … Continued


New publishing deal for ‘audacious and original’ David Baddiel

HarperCollins has signed a new multi-book deal with the hilarious and talented David Baddiel, starting off with the brilliantly off-the-wall novel AniMalcolm, a laugh-out-loud adventure for every child who ever wondered what it might be like to be a bit of an animal…


David Baddiel’s ‘The Parent Agency’ gets big screen adaptation

David Baddiel‘s hilarious children’s novel The Parent Agency is due to be adapted into a spectacular feature-length film after the rights were snapped up by Fox 2000. The novel is an epic wish-fulfillment adventure for every child and for the child in everyone, and was the bestselling hardback children’s debut of 2014.



All fun and games: David Baddiel on ‘The Person Controller’

‘My first children’s book, The Parent Agency, was inspired when my son Ezra, then 8, asked me why Harry Potter didn’t run away from the Dursleys and go and find some better parents. My second book was also inspired by Ezra – I may just have to start paying him royalties – but not by anything he said this time.’