Coolabi Group has signed a new publishing deal with Walker Books for Scream Street.
Walker is the publisher of the original Scream Street series written by Tommy Donbavand that went on to inspire the TV series. In this new agreement Walker Books will publish a series of TV tie-in books set to follow the stories of the Scream Street television series.Diego Ibanez, International Commercial Director for Planeta Junior.
Valerie Fry, director of licensing at Coolabi, said: “We are very excited to sign our first Scream Street licensee and look forward to the TV tie-in books leading the way for our amazing Scream Street merchandising offer."
Helen McAleer, chief global development officer of The Walker Books Group and managing director of Walker Production, added: “Walker Books is a big fan of Scream Street and Tommy Donbavand since first launching the book series in 2008. We are delighted that the TV tie-in publishing will make its home here too and look forward to working with Tommy and Coolabi as we deliver the next exciting chapter of the Scream Street story.”
Scream Street airs on CBBC from Wednesday, October 21st.