To celebrate the upcoming publication of Lisa Thompson’s debut Barrington Stoke title, Owen and the Soldier, we are launching a competition encouraging primary-school-age children to pen a poem!
We are beyond delighted to share the news that Kate Milner has won the Klaus Flugge Prize for her stunning debut My Name is Not Refugee!
Today is Empathy Day, a new annual event organised by EmpathyLab that focuses on using books as tools to build more understanding.
The 2018 New Years Honours list saw celebrated and beloved author Michael Morpurgo awarded a knighthood for his services to literature and charity. Michael’s relationship with Barrington Stoke started 20 years ago when Wartman was one of our launch titles in May 1998.
Celebrations are in order! We’re happy to announce that ten of our books have landed on the nominations list for the 2018 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Awards. We have never had this many nominees on the list before and we are over the moon because of it. Congratulations to the authors, illustrators and translators! […]