New Deals for David Almond’s as-yet-untitled new novel and his novella, ISLAND

Posted on 11/01/2019

Anne McNeil at Hodder Children’s Books, publisher of the Costa-shortlisted THE COLOUR OF THE SUN, has acquired World English rights in David Almond’s as-yet-untitled next novel, and also world rights in his novella ISLAND, adapted from a World Book Day short fiction, to be illustrated by David Litchfield. Jane Winterbotham at Walker Books has acquired two further short illustrated fiction titles by David.