12 July 2019
There are some brand new instalments of popular series such as Benji Davies’ Bizzy Bear, and James Lancett’s Lightning Girl books, dazzling new titles from bestsellers David Litchfield and Jarvis, plus debut author illustrated picture books from Alex G Griffiths and Chris Chatterton.
11 July 2019
We are delighted and incredibly proud that Bright author illustrator Fiona Woodcock has won the World Illustration Awards 2019 Children’s Book Category for her children’s book LOOK, published by HarperCollins US imprint Greenwillow Books.
08 July 2019
At Bright, we know that trying to keep up with the calendar of industry awards can feel an impossible task at times. With so many longlist and shortlist announcements, announced seemingly out of the blue, and the application process varying from award to award, we wanted to find a way to simplify the who’s, what’s and when’s of all the major children’s publishing and illustration awards.
24 June 2019
Internationally renowned and beloved Bright artist Seb Braun kindly allowed us to take behind-the-scenes peek into the world of his creative work - from the bright studio filled with his creations, to the inspiration that has guided him since childhood, it is a delightful insight into the life and imagination that has brought so many treasured children’s books to life.
14 June 2019
Amy joined teammates Nicky and Robyn at Bright’s London office in 2018. She works with clients across Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australasia, helping publishers commission artwork for board books, novelty, activity, picture books, non-fiction and fiction for all ages.
11 June 2019
Last Thursday The Bright Emporium opened its doors to host the very first Alligator’s Mouth Award ceremony. After months of anticipation, it was a special moment to celebrate the five fantastic shortlisted titles, and the authors, illustrators and publishers behind the books.
10 June 2019
In a unique collaboration, El Primo Ramón’s irresistible children’s illustrations are combined with CBeebies Radio stories to inspire little listeners and spark their imaginations.
31 May 2019
Queen of collage, Bryony Clarkson, has collaborated with the wonderful Abacus Cards to create a brand new range of vibrant, exuberant children’s greeting card designs for their Claire Madicott brand.
16 May 2019
In this fun packaging project, award-winning children’s illustrator Laura Hughes created a selection of designs for china-based Deng Deng Baby’s latest nappy range.
16 May 2019
Due to recent growth at Bright, we are now looking to hire a new Agent’s Assistant to join the team. Details of the role and how to apply are below, and if you or someone you know might be right for the role, please do get in touch!
13 May 2019
We are thrilled to finally be able to announce the books shortlisted for The Alligator’s Mouth Award 2019, showcasing the best writers and illustrators for highly-illustrated fiction in the UK.
07 May 2019
Senior Agent and Director, Hannah Curtis, describes Bright’s holistic approach to meeting, and exceeding, the needs of both its clients and artists, and shares her unerring enthusiasm for design as well as the true joy that comes from working closely with such a phenomenally and diversely talented roster of creatives.