Children’s literature

Children's books

UK Children’s books market growing

The UK children’s books market was up 7.4% in the first quarter of 2016, according to Nielsen Books. Jaclyn Swope of Nielsen Book Research announced the news...
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Bookseller slammed over misleading offer

Bookseller Waterstones has been told to withdraw an in-store sales promotion that claimed all fiction books were 'three for the price of two'.

A complaint to the UK Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) was upheld earlier this week. A Waterstones customer called the ad misleading, because it stated that it applied to all fiction but, when trying to take advantage of the offer, he was told that children's fiction was not included.