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Based on the new, original story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II will be published by Scholastic, this July.
Working Partners, a Coolabi Group company, has inked a new deal with Orchard Books to publish Beast Quest for 10 more years.
DC Thomson has launched Twirlywoos magazine in the U.K., which is based on the CBeebies show of the same name.
The Estate of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and French IP Rights company NDA have signed Licensing Works! to represent The Little Prince in North America.
The Royal Horticultural Society has licensed Carousel Calendars to produce a range of 2017 RHS calendars, organizers and pocket diaries.
Rovio Entertainment has created a new affiliate company, Kaiken Publishing, which will continue to build on the gaming studio's current book business.
Garage magazine has revealed five special edition covers for their tenth issue celebrating powerful women of Marvel.
Random House Children’s Books has appointed Rachel Bader as its new licensing director.
Awesome Media & Entertainment has partnered with Bloomsbury Children’s Books to publish four new titles of Jeff Norton’s Princess Ponies books, bringing the series total to 12 books.
McDonald’s has partnered with HarperCollins Children’s Books to launch Happy Meal Books focused on Valentine’s Day-themed storylines.
Gund will debut a new collection of plush and hard goods inspired by the world of Beatrix Potter, author of The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
Publisher Pedigree is entering the education sector with a new range of titles featuring content from educational publisher Letts.
Magic Light Pictures has signed a licensing deal that will see its The Gruffalo publishing property become the face of Yorkshire Tea’s new brand campaign.
The Jim Henson Company has teamed with the animation house Cyber Group Studios to co-finance and co-produce two new children’s series.
John Wayne Enterprises has teamed with Topix Media Lab to publish the new cookbook The Official John Wayne Way to Grill, inspired by the late actor.
Walt Disney Studios has signed on to co-produce and co-finance DreamWorks Studios' film adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl book The BFG.
Panini will create a sticker album for the upcoming FIFA Women World Cup, which will take place from June 6 to July 5 in six cities across Canada.
Animal Planet and Time Inc. have teamed in a three-year, exclusive non-fiction children’s publishing partnership that will feature the Animal Planet brand in North America.
Universal Studios Hollywood has announced that the signature attraction Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey will open in spring 2016.
Bulldog Licensing has added four more licensees for Moose Toys' collectible brand Shopkins.
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