Lisle International has signed an Almost Naked Animals publishing deal with Hodder Children’s Books, a division of Hachette Children’s Books.
Hodder will now develop a full publishing range, excluding magazines, for the UK and Commonwealth territories. The product will be launching in spring/summer 2013.
Commenting on the deal, Gayle Tarrant from Lisle International said: "We are delighted to be working with Hachette Children’s Books. As an internationally successful publisher they are the perfect partner for Almost Naked Animals and we look forward to the underwear-clad animals’ transformation from small screen to bookshelf."
Karen Lawler, executive manager of Licensing at Hachette Children’s Books added: "Hachette Children’s are thrilled to add these hilarious, underpants-wearing animals to our growing licensing list. We've got a set of quirky and colourful Almost Naked Animals books that will delight readers starting in spring 2013."
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