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“Little Baby Bum,” an award-winning educational YouTube channel by El Bebe Productions, has appointed Parragon as its global master publisher.
In anticipation of The Angry Birds Movie, Rovio has partnered with several new licensees to help bring the brand to a new generation of fans.
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.
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.
Dentsu Entertainment USA and TV Tokyo have partnered with Hasbro to bring the Japanese multi-media franchise Yo-Kai Watch to new markets.
Santoro has signed a host of new licensees and launched several new lines for its art brand Gorjuss in Europe.
The Reader’s Guild has signed a licensing agreement with Reader’s Digest Association to publish and promote the backlist of the brand Reader’s Digest Condensed Editions.
PlayDate Digital will launch a new My Little Pony digital storybook Thursday, two days before the season five premiere of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
DC Thomson will present opportunities for its portfolio of brands including The Beano, The Broons, Our Wullie and Commando at the London Book Fair this week.
CBS Consumer Products, Showtime and retailer Hot Topic are planning a new apparel collaboration inspired by the Showtime series "Penny Dreadful."
Zodiak Kids Sutdios has teamed with Austrian producer Tower 10 to develop an animated TV series based on the Tiger Team book franchise.
Genius Brands International has named Kids Preferred as the toy partner for the award-winning children's book franchise Llama Llama.
British publisher DC Thomson has purchased the Scottish women’s lifestyle magazine No.1.
A new theme park inspired by the Moomim brand will open in Japan in 2017.
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