Barrington Stoke is an award-winning, independent children’s publisher. For over 20 years we have published top-quality short novels by the UK’s best writers, expertly edited and produced to ensure they are accessible to all. Our awards successes include the Carnegie Medal, the Klaus Flugge Prize, the FCBG Children’s Book Award and the IPG Children’s Publisher of the Year.
Publications: 45 per year average
Types of books published: Children’s fiction and non-fiction
Submission details: We commission proactively and do not accept submissions. If you would like to find out more, you may like to read our blog post ‘Why we don’t have a slush pile‘.
Barrington Stoke highlights
The Griffin Gate
The Griffin Gate by Vashti Hardy with illustrations by Natalie Smillie
After the War
After the War: From Auschwitz to Ambleside by Tom Palmer
It's a No-Money Day
It’s a No Money Day by Kate Milner
Grandpa Bert and the Ghost Snatchers
Grandpa Bert and the Ghost Snatchers by Malorie Blackman
Lark by Anthony McGowan, winner of the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2020