Triple award nomination for Defender of the Realm!

A fantastic start to the new year for Team Defender, as we are short-listed for not one, but TWO children’s book awards in the UK – Stockton Children’s Book of the Year and the Nottingham Brilliant Book Award! Mark and Nick have also been long listed along with their editor David Stevens, for the prestigious 2017 Branford Boase Award, which celebrates the best debut children’s authors and their editors. Previous winners include Mal Peet, Meg Rosoff and Frances Hardinge. The short list is announced in May.

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GERMAN LAUNCH FOR DEFENDER OF THE REALM!

DEFENDER: SUPERHELD MIT BLAUEM BLUT was published by Fischer KJB in September 2016.

It has already received rave reviews from readers!

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Also available as an audio book

AMERICAN LAUNCH FOR DEFENDER OF THE REALM!

DEFENDER OF THE REALM is published by Scholastic in the US, March 28th 2017.

Kirkus Reviews has already called it ‘A thrilling mash-up of history and fantasy’!

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EMMY WIN FOR HUCKERBY & OSTLER!

Los Angeles, 29th April 2016 – Huckerby & Ostler were awarded a Daytime Emmy for the PETER RABBIT end of Season 2 special – ‘Outstanding Special Class Animated Program’ along with their producer partners at Silvergate Media and Brown Bag Films.

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