Books to tickle your funny bone for April Fools’ Day

Happy April Fools’ Day everyone! Today is all about silly jokes, hilarious pranks, japes, larks, and general tomfoolery, and so in the spirit of all things jocular, I thought I’d share some ideas for suitably rib-tickling reading. Charlotte Armstrong, Marketing Executive Wendy Quill is a Crocodile’s Bottom This book is guaranteed to give you the giggles, no matter what your age […]

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The Round Table revisited

Julia Golding joins us to explain why the Arthurian myths and legends provided such fantastic material for her heart-stopping new fantasy adventure trilogy, Young Knights Strange and terrible things happen to humans who come in to contact with the Fey. Kidnap. Enchantment. Time Travel. War. These are just a few of the options and—as traditional storytellers have realized—fantastic material for […]

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4 authors, 4 cities, 1 roadshow: access all areas behind the scenes at OUP’s Author Roadshow

Geraldine McCaughrean , Tim Bowler , Sally Prue , and Gillian Cross are four incredibly talented and inspirational authors who we are very proud to have on our list. With all four authors having new titles published this spring, an ideal opportunity arose to gather this awesome foursome, so we challenged them to a four day roadshow of events across the U.K. and […]

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