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Scholastic Acquires World English Rights for The Goldfish Boy

GLOBAL RELEASE 31ST MARCH, 2016. Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, has struck a two-book deal with debut British author Lisa Thompson via Adam Gauntlett at the Peters, Fraser and Dunlop Literary Agency. The first of two stand-alone titles, The Goldfish Boy, which will publish in the UK, US, and Canada in early 2017, is an extraordinary middle-grade contemporary novel with a wonderful cast of characters and a story that will stay with readers long after the final page.

Scholastic Releases Cover of Upcoming Illustrated Edition of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

New York, NY – March 30, 2016 – Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today for the first time released the cover image of the fully illustrated edition of J.K. Rowling’s bestselling Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Illustrated by award-winning artist, Jim Kay, the cover shows Harry Potter flying towards The Burrow in the Ford Anglia and is available for download at http://mediaroom.scholastic.com/harrypotter.

Scholastic & Warner Bros. Announce Global Licensed Publishing Program for the Harry Potter™ & "Fantastic Beasts" Films

 

SCHOLASTIC AND WARNER BROS. CONSUMER PRODUCTS ANNOUNCE EXTENSIVE GLOBAL LICENSED PUBLISHING PROGRAM FOR THE HARRY POTTER™ MOVIE FRANCHISE AND FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM FILMS

 

Warner Bros. Consumer Products Announces Global Publishing Partners for "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

(March 22, 2016 – Burbank, CA) – Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) announced today a slate of new publishing partners signed on to support Warner Bros. Pictures’ highly anticipated return to J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The big-screen adventure was written by J.K. Rowling and stars Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything). Licensing partners set to publish book programs inspired by the film and its sequels, include Scholastic, HarperCollins, and Insight Editions.

Ubisoft® and Scholastic Collaborate on New Young Adult Book Series "Last Descendants" Based On the Assassin's Creed® Universe

SAN FRANCISCO AND NEW YORK— February 18, 2016 —Ubisoft and Scholastic today announced a collaboration on a new young adult book series, Last Descendants, based on the hit video game franchise Assassin’s Creed. Written for readers ages 12 and up by award-winning author Matthew J. Kirby, the first book in the “Last Descendants” series will launch simultaneously in September 2016 in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand. The second book will follow in January 2017.

Klutz Debuts 17 New Products at Toy Fair 2016

Come craft with Klutz® at Toy Fair 2016 and Play Fair 2016

New Book From Top Parenting Bloggers Will Get Kids Reading Like "Rock Stars"

Contact:

Mike Barrett
Scholastic
212-343-6570
mbarrett@scholastic.com

Bloggers Amy Mascott (Teach Mama) and Allison McDonald (No Time for Flash Cards) Debut Raising a Rock-Star Reader, published by Scholastic


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Scholastic Extends and Expands Publishing Agreement with LEGO® Through 2019

Media Contact:

Tracy van Straaten
VP, Trade Publicity, Scholastic
212/389-3782
tvanstraaten@scholastic.com

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