Best Children's Book Publishing Companies in UK

A comprehensive directory of the best publishers in 2021, vetted by the team at Reedsy. Filter for top publishers by genre, location, and more!

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Hot Key Books

Young Adult, Fantasy, Children's, Fiction

Part of - Bonnier Publishing > Hot Key Books

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Website - http://hotkeybooks.com/

πŸ’₯ Hit titles

Sabriel

Garth Nix

Clap When You Land

Elizabeth Acevedo

The Cruel Prince

Holly Black

Puffin Books

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Children's

Part of - Penguin Random House > Penguin Young Readers > Puffin Books

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Website - https://www.penguin.com/publishers/puffin/

πŸ’₯ Hit titles

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Roald Dahl

Double Fudge

Judy Blume

The Outsiders

S. E. Hinton

Flying Eye Books

Picture Book, Children's

Part of - Nobrow Press > Flying Eye Books

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Queries & manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - https://flyingeyebooks.com/

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πŸ’₯ Hit titles

Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space

Dominic Walliman & Ben Newman

Bandoola: The Great Elephant Rescue

William Grill

Shackleton's Journey

William Grill

David Fickling Books

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Children's

Location - Oxford, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Website - https://www.davidficklingbooks.com/

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πŸ’₯ Hit titles

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Mark Haddon

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

John Boyne

The Book of Dust

Philip Pullman

Hogs Back Books

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Children's

Location - London, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - http://www.hogsbackbooks.com/

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πŸ’₯ Hit titles

Croc on the Rock

Marion Clark & Tanya Fenton

Where Is My Bear?

Darcy Coxall & Menno Wittebrood

Hugh's Blue Day

Karen Hodgson & Ross Collins

Laurence King Publishing

Art, Architecture, Photography, DIY, Environmental, Sports & Outdoors, Picture Book, Nonfiction, Children's

Location - London, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://www.laurenceking.com/

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πŸ’₯ Hit titles

The Short Story of the Novel

Henry Russell

Yayoi Kusama

Robert Shore

Tarot For All Ages

Elizabeth Haidle

Head of Zeus

Biographies & Memoirs, Mystery & Crime, Romance, Thriller & Suspense, Historical Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Cookbook, Young Adult, Literary Fiction, Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's

Location - London, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - https://headofzeus.com/

β˜‘οΈ Indie publisher

β˜‘οΈ Accepts submissions

πŸ’₯ Hit titles

The Children of D'Hara

Terry Goodkind

The Three-Body Problem

Liu Cixin

Doppler

Erlend Loe

Shade 7 Publishing

Islam, Education & Reference, Picture Book, Children's

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books

Website - https://shade7publishing.com/

β˜‘οΈ Indie publisher

πŸ’₯ Hit titles

Hats of Faith

Medeia Cohan

The Story of the Elephant

Hajera Memon

My First Book of Islamic Months

Hajera Memon

Bloomsbury Children's Books

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Children's

Part of - Bloomsbury > Bloomsbury Children's Books

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Website - https://www.bloomsbury.com/us/childrens/

β˜‘οΈ Indie publisher

πŸ’₯ Hit titles

Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling

A Court of Thorns and Roses

Sarah J. Maas

Ruby Has A Worry

Tom Percival

Hodder & Stoughton

Cookbook, Health & Wellbeing, Biographies & Memoirs, Humor, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Romance, Mystery & Crime, Young Adult, History, Politics, Horror, Action & Adventure, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's

Part of - Hachette > Hodder & Stoughton

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Website - https://www.hodder.co.uk/

πŸ’₯ Hit titles

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

John le CarrΓ©

One Day

David Nicholls

Billy Summers

Stephen King

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