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The Invincible Tony Spears and The Brilliant Blob

Tony Spears sets out on his second exciting adventure through the button in his kitchen which takes him to the flight deck of the Invincible...

Euan Cook Illustrates Alfie Bloom Series

Euan Cook's vibrant cover illustrations and hand rendered lettering for Gabrielle Kent's three book series, Alfie Bloom, are published...

Graham Carter National Velvet Cover Illustration

Graham Carter's stunning new cover illustration for the Egmont Modern Classic, National Velvet by Enid Bagnold, is published this week...

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary Editions

It was twenty years ago that this children's book was published, inspiring a whole generation of children to fall in love with reading...

Enid Blyton Family Series Illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff

Aleksei Bitskoff was commissioned by Egmont to illustrate their new look classic Family series by Enid Blyton, The Seaside Family and...

King Coo by Adam Stower

Adam Stower's first novel for children, King Coo published by David Fickling Books. "If Peter Pan had been a girl... with a beard......

Arena April Calendar by Tomislav Tomic

April's Calendar image is by Tomislav Tomic. This intricate illustration is taken from Tales of Beedle The Bard, by J.K. Rowling, published...

Aleksei Bitskoff: Who Let The Gods Out

Aleksei Bitskoff's striking illustration for the cover of Maz Evans' debut novel, Who Let The Gods Out, is published today and is Waterstones...

Harry Potter Inside Hogwarts Library Books

Tomislav Tomic has produced the most amazing black and white artwork for the new editions of the Hogwarts Library Books by J. K. Rowling,...

Harry Potter Hogwarts Library Books

Jonny Duddle's new bright and colourful jacket design creates a cohesive look for the classic Harry Potter novels, as well as the new...

Press Start! by Thomas Flintham

A new year heralds the arrival of a new series by Thomas Flintham, commissioned by Scholastic in the US this new series is part of...

Happy New Year: 2017 Arena Calendar

Happy New Year. Arena's new Desktop Calendar for 2017 starts with January's image from PRESS START! GAME OVER, SUPER RABBIT BOY, by...

Uncle Gobb and the Dread Shed Wins Sheffield Children's Book Award 2016

Uncle Gobb and the Dread Shed, written by Michael Rosen with riotous illustrations by Neal Layton was the overall winner of the Sheffield...

Simon Bartram: We Won the Cup!

We Won the Cup! written and illustrated by Simon Bartram, is published this week by Rising Stars,...

Adam Stower: The Thornthwaite Betrayal

Adam Stower has created another fabulous cover illustration for Gareth P. Jones' 'The Thornthwaite Betrayal', published by Piccadilly Press...

Alex T. Smith Wins Sainsbury's Children's 5-9 Fiction Award!

We're delighted that Alex T. Smith has won the 5-9 year old Fiction category of the Sainsbury's Childrens Book Awards 2016 for Claude:...

Neal Layton's Updated Portfolio!

Neal Layton's portfolio has been updated with some of his latest work (and some that you can't even buy yet!) Watch out for two titles...

Euan Cook: Updated Portfolio

We've updated Euan Cook's online portfolio with some interesting new projects that he's been beavering away on...

Teresa Murfin Portfolio

Teresa Murfin graduated from Falmouth College of Art in 2001 and she now lives and works in Wales. She likes to work with a variety...

September 2015 Calendar: Alex T Smith: Lights! Camera! Action!

Star of this month's Arena calendar is Claude, from Alex T Smith's latest book, Lights! Camera! Action! published by Hodder Children's Books...

Alex T Smith Illustrates The Hundred and One Dalmations

Alex T Smith's wonderful illustrations adorn Egmont's sumptuous new 60th anniversary edition of the Dodie Smith beloved classic, The...

Steve May Illustrates Dennis The Menace: Canine Carnage

Our friend Dennis the Menace is at it again, this time his diary reveals his exploits as he tries to win a talent contest with a killer...

July 2015 Calendar: Kristyna Litten: Wind in the Willows

July's calendar image is this delightful cover illustration by Kristyna Litten for the classic tale, The Wind in the Willows, by Kenneth...

The Adventures of Long Arm illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff

One small boy. One very looking arm. One HUGE adventure! After a bizarre toilet cleaning incident (don't ask), ordinary schoolboy Ricky...