Acquisitions

Egmont acquires debut series from Ian Mark

Egmont Books signs World Rights for Monster acquisition

Egmont Books, a division of HarperCollins Publishers, is inviting children around the world to become monster hunters after acquiring world rights to Monster Hunting for Beginners by debut children’s author Ian Mark. Lindsey Heaven, Fiction Publishing Director, Egmont Books, and Liz Bankes, Editorial Director at Egmont Books, secured world rights… Read More

Egmont secures quadruple-helping of books from Matt Lucas

Hot (potato) on the heels of the chart-storming Thank You, Baked Potato, Egmont Books is thrilled to announce a deal for four more books with multi-award-winning comedian, actor and The Great British Bake Off star Matt Lucas. Melissa Fairley, Publishing Director at Egmont, secured World rights with Amanda Harris, Director… Read More
Shine Jessica Jung Kpop

K-pop Icon Jessica Jung Shines in YA Debut

Jessica Jung, former lead singer of superstar group Girl’s Generation, is set to bring the hyper-colourful, hyper-competitive world of K-pop to life in her sparkling YA debut, in collaboration with Glasstown Entertainment. Read More