Faber acquires picture book from FAB Prize entrants

Faber Chidren’s is thrilled to announce the acquisition of My Hair, the picture book debut of both writer Hannah Lee, and illustrator Allen Fatimarahan. This is the first acquisition by Faber from the entries to the Faber and Andlyn BAME (FAB) prize for undiscovered writers and illustrators. Hannah Lee was highly commended in 2017, and Allen Fatimaharan…

New acquisition: An Excellent Choice by Emma Brockes

Faber is delighted to announce the acquisition of An Excellent Choice by Emma Brockes. Hannah Griffiths acquired the book from Sarah Ballard at United Agents. Faber and Penguin US will publish in Spring 2017. This timely and important book looks at the recent boom in elective single motherhood. Brockes presents an alternative to the idea of women ‘settling down’ to a deadline. Hannah Griffiths, Publishing…