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Walker Books/Walker Productions
Chief Global Development Officer/MD and EVP & Commercial Director
Helen McAleer and Julia Posen
Tel: +44 (0)207 7930909
Miami Contact: +44 (0)7718 031091 (Helen McAleer) +44 (0)7740 900625 (Julia Posen)
Walker Books is a leading independent children’s publisher and property owner, renowned for original content and outstanding quality. Walker Books publishes many award-winning authors, illustrators, titles and brands including Anthony Horowitz, Anthony Browne, ‘Guess How Much I Love You’, ‘Maisy’, ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’ and ‘Where’s Wally’?
Walker’s in-house licensing division manages activity across Walker brands including Maisy and all other Lucy Cousins’ properties, ‘Guess How Much I Love You’ and ‘Tilly and Friends’. Walker Productions develops Walker content for other media platforms with a range of media partners, with current projects including Tilly and Friends for CBeebies, ‘Henry Hugglemonster’ for Disney Junior, ‘Fleabag Monkeyface’ for CITV and ‘Hank Zipzer’ for CBBC.
Walker Books UK is part of the vibrant international Walker Books Group that also includes Candlewick Press in America and Walker Books Australia.