Childrens Fiction

Sam Parker

Jacqueline Wilson: 'I Don't Mind Page 3'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 20.11.2012 | Home

She's the most adored children's writer alive today, so what does Jacqueline Wilson make of kids in 2012? We speak to the author about new book Four C...

Double Award For "Defining Children's Book Of Its Generation"

PA | Posted 14.08.2012 | Home

A book about a teenage boy coming to terms with his mother's cancer has become the first to triumph in twin awards for children's literature. A Mon...

Author Of 'Where The Wild Things Are' Dies Aged 83

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 08.07.2012 | Home

Maurice Sendak, author of Where the Wild Things Are, has died aged 83. He passed away following complications after a recent stroke in Danbury, Con...

Book Deemed 'Too Violent' For Blue Peter Heads Award List

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 26.05.2012 | Home

The tale of a Lithuanian teenager sent to a Soviet prison camp and a thriller about scavengers on a rubbish dump are in the running for a top children...

Crook's Book Could Be In Luck

PA | Posted 08.04.2012 | Home

Pirates Of The Caribbean star Mackenzie Crook's decision to write a children's story could have a fairytale ending - after the actor was nominated for...

See The Beautiful Illustrations Quentin Blake Made For Maternity Wards

Posted 14.03.2012 | Home

Between them Quentin Blake and Roald Dahl, the Lennon and McCartney of children’s fiction, have done incalculable good for families and young people...

Harry Potter Director To Take On Rowling

Posted 10.03.2012 | Home

Chris Columbus, the director of classic children’s movies Home Alone, Night at the Museum and the first two Harry Potter films, is to turn his hand ...

Roald Dahl Gets Stamp Of Approval

PA | Posted 09.03.2012 | Home

Roald Dahl's work is being celebrated in a set of special stamps. The set of six Royal Mail stamps, which also depict the work of illustrator Quent...