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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.
IDW Publishing has tapped Ruckus Media Group as the distributor for its line of Hasbro comic books and other Hasbro content.
Iron Gut Publishing, a company that specializes in creating limited edition and fine art collection for marquee brands, has added stationery and homewares property Happy Jackson to its portfolio.
Planeta Junior has tapped PHB to develop a new range of children's oral care products featuring the characters of DreamWorks Animation’s Madagascar.
As Dentsu, Hasbro and TV Tokyo prepare to bring "Yo-Kai Watch" to North America this September, Viz Media has acquired manga (graphic novel) rights to the brand.
Walt Disney Studios has signed on to co-produce and co-finance DreamWorks Studios' film adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl book The BFG.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as worldwide representative for Messy Anne, a book-based preschool property.
Mystery and suspense network Investigation Discovery is bringing its storytelling to newsstands this summer in a new line of true-crime special reports.
Ubisoft is planning new consumer products for “Assassin’s Creed Syndicate,” the latest installment in the "Assassin’s Creed" video game franchise.
Disney Consumer Products released its gift guide featuring a cross section of new and exclusive products that will hit retail shelves this holiday season.
Activision Publishing and Peanuts Worldwide are planning an original video game inspired by upcoming The Peanuts Movie, which will arrive in theaters this fall.
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