The Ultimate Insult Generator is a fabulously fun flipbook whose pages can generate over 60 million different insults to fling at friends and family. For what is probably the first ever time in the history of journalism, we asked this hilarious book to interview its very own creator, the writer, poet, performer and award-winning cartoonist [...]Read more
Posted on January 9, 2018 by Laurence King Publishing
Posted on August 9, 2017 by Laurence King Publishing
We caught up with our best-selling author and illustrator Nina Chakrabarti to find out more about her amazing new book, My Collection of Collections…
Author and illustrator Nina Chakrabarti's latest book is all about a subject that's very close to her heart – collecting. A collection can be large or small, temporary or permanent. Some collections are lovingly assembled [...]
Posted on July 11, 2017 by Laurence King Publishing
We caught up with best-selling children's author Yasmeen Ismail to find out about how she first got into children's publishing, the book which made a big impression on her, and what comes first…words or pictures?
Can you tell us a bit about your background? What inspired you to write your first children’s book?
I’m from Ireland, and [...]
Posted on May 26, 2017 by Laurence King Publishing
To celebrate the release of The Superhero Handbook – a complete superhero training course packed with amazing activities – our very own superhero Space Guardian has taken some time out of his super busy schedule to answer some questions…
We caught up with LKP's very own Space Guardian while he was in between extremely important missions, to find out what it's [...]
Posted on May 23, 2017 by Laurence King Publishing
We’ve teamed up with Urban Makers East to take part in their wonderful Summer Market. Housed in Mile End's stunning Ecology Pavilion, the market will feature over 80 exciting designer makers, along with a series of workshops, and plenty of food and drink to keep you going….
35% off books and gifts, free Tatouage, and photo competition
Posted on April 21, 2017 by Laurence King Publishing
Ladybirds (or ladybugs) are super useful little creatures as they help gardeners by eating pests such as mites and aphids. Ladybirds often congregate in large numbers, and like to move indoors for the winter. Never, ever squash a ladybird – as well as keeping plants healthy, they bring us good luck!
Here are 10 fun facts [...]
Posted on April 20, 2017 by Laurence King Publishing
We dropped in on a group of young explorers as they navigated the pages of Majel van der Meulen's My London, pens and pencils in hand, under the careful stewardship of the author herself…Read more
Super-talented Amsterdam-based lllustrator Majel van der Meulen has just created two fantastic new activity books for Laurence King, based on her most favourite cities to [...]
Posted on November 16, 2015 by lk
We're looking for a talented and experienced Marketing Manager to oversee our overall marketing strategy (including digital marketing and PR)
Creating seasonal marketing plans, detailing all marketing and publicity activity planned for each title/product
Overall responsibility for the Laurence King website
Ensure that company branding (both product and corporate branding) is in-line with existing brand guidelines
Oversee Laurence [...]Read more
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Posted on April 29, 2015 by lk
We are very aware that lots of you are waiting patiently for your copies of Johanna Basford’s beautiful books; Enchanted Forest and Secret Garden and wanted to update you on the stock situation…Read more
As we mentioned before, the production of these books takes a little longer than you might expect because we source a particular type [...]
Posted on March 23, 2015 by LKP
All of us at Laurence King Publishing, and in particular Laurence King himself, would like to say a very big thank you to all of you who have helped make our new Johanna Basford book 'Enchanted Forest' a huge success!
When we saw Johanna's wonderful illustrations we knew that you would all love her work as [...]Read more