Christmas is approaching rapidly – and whether you’re looking for a present for a friend or a great read to curl up with by the fire, Chicken House has some fantastic winter releases! 


A must-read for all readers of YA, the beautiful A LITTLE IN LOVE tells the heartbreaking story of Les Misérables’ Eponine and is written by a Whitbread Award-winning author – or if you’re after something with a big dose of action, then check out the thrilling wartime adventure WINTER’S BULLET.


We’re also reissuing two of our best-loved Chicken House titles! For younger readers, we’re releasing a stunning 10th Anniversary edition of Cornelia Funke’s DRAGON RIDER, and you’ll soon also be able to get your hands on a beautiful new version of THE WOLF PRINCESS.


And of course, THE MAZE RUNNER movie has now been released! Have you read the book yet? We’d love to hear what you think – tweet us at @chickenhsebooks with your review!

20th January 2015


We’re very excited to announce our longlist for the 2015 Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Competition! We had a huge amount of entries which were all read by our team of experienced readers, who with Barry Cunningham and the Chicken House team chose the very best submissions for...

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6th January 2015


A very happy 2015 to all! We're already really excited about what the year holds, not least because January is already off to a flying start. This month sees the release of both Catherine Doyle's dark YA romance VENDETTA and Dan Smith's thrilling action adventure BIG GAME, soon to be a major...

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The Times Childrens Fiction Competition

The Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Competition 2015 ...

... is now closed!  Visit our submissions page to find out more about the competition.

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We no longer accept unsolicited submissions. But do take a look at our submissions page for our top tips on writing for children and for details of our annual children's fiction competition.

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