Tag Archives: Children’s Books

LEGO enters Hundred Acre Wood with latest Ideas launch, LEGO Winnie the Pooh

The LEGO Group is taking a nostalgic walk through Hundred Acre Wood with the launch of its latest LEGO Ideas project, LEGO Winnie the Pooh, a set based on the original designs from LEGO builder Ben Adler. Taking inspiration from the tales of A.A. Milne’s adventures of Christopher Robin that …

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Dr Seuss Enterprises halts the publication and licensing of six Dr Seuss titles over insensitive imagery upset

Dr. Seuss Enterprises has ceased the publication of six titles from the author’s catalogue of children’s books following audience feedback for a review over the insensitive and racist imagery within. The organisation confirmed that it would ceasing the sales of And to Think That I saw It on Mulberry street, …

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World Book Day | Words’ worth: Rubie’s on the importance of inspiring the nation’s young readers

It didn’t take a global pandemic to facilitate the manner of changes to have taken place at the dress-up and costumes specialist, Rubie’s, over the course of the last 12 months – but it certainly did help. Having ended 2020 – the year of the great halt – considerably stronger …

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Rubies lands official partnership with World Book Day to promote the benefits of reading

Rubies has secured an official partnership with the World Book Day charity and its annual event developed to change lives through a love of books and shared reading. The new collaboration is founded on Rubies’ own global experience of delivering best-in-class costumes and accessories as a trusted manufacturer of licensed …

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BabyLit and Little Leonardo book series land animated series adaptations in latest global push

The best-selling BabyLit and Little Leonardo children’s book series are to undergo an animated series adaptation, thanks to a new partnership between Gibbs Smith Publishing, ThinkTank Emporium, and the story editor and writer, Katherine Sandford. A veteran writer and story developer for animated programmes in the three to five age …

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Children’s author David Lawrence Jones to read Super Geek Heroes books for National Storytelling Week

The author and producer, David Lawrence Jones, has produced a series of seven read-aloud videos of the popular Super Geek Heroes picture books to coincide with National Storytelling Week that will run from January 30th to February 6th. Lawrence Jones is the author and producer behind the pre-school 3D animated …

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Percy the Park Keeper picks up partnership with Poetic Brands for baby and children’s apparel

The evergreen children’s property, Percy the Park Keeper is moving in on the baby, children’s wear, and accessories space thanks to a new partnership with Poetic Brands, adding to the firm’s strengthening portfolio across the kids’ market. The collection with include babywear, layette and baby accessories including bibs, hats, scratch …

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Poetic Brands to launch Brambly Hedge baby clothing and accessories range

The apparel licensee Poetic Brands has signed on to create a range of baby clothing and accessories based on the heritage children’s publishing property, Brambly Hedge. The new collection will include layette and fashion daywear along with nightwear, snow suits, sleeping bags, accessories, and changing mats each inspired by the …

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Poetic Brands brings Gigantosaurus into its baby, children’s wear and accessories fold

Poetic Brands has added the award-winning children’s IP, Gigantosaurus to its growing baby, children’s wear and accessories division. The move marks a new partnership between bRAND-WARD Services and Cyber Group Studios, brokered by Riverside Brands. Targeting children aged three to six, Poetic Brands’ Gigantosaurus collection is due to include a …

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Penguin Random House launches National Trust, Christmas Grotto, and Instagram campaigns for Peter Rabbit

Penguin Random House UK has launched a series of new brand activations for Peter Rabbit, giving families the chance to come together this winter as lockdown restrictions lift in the UK. Leading the charge is a dedicated partnership with the National Trust that will see a series of Peter Rabbit …

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