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King Coo Conquers The Phoenix

Arena HQ are HUGE fans of The Phoenix Comic, for 6 weeks lucky readers can collect the components for an exclusive King Coo treehouse...

The 2021 Blue Peter Book Award Shortlist Announced

We are thrilled that Aleksei Bitskoff's Life of Riley: Beginners Luck, written by Simon James Green has been shortlisted in the prestigious...

Adam Stower's King Coo is set for an all new space adventure!

We recently celebrated Adam's Stower winning The Alligators Mouth prize for illustrated fiction with King Coo and the Curse of the...

GOAL! Football School Season 4 Illustrated by Spike Gerrell

Football School Season 4 Where Football Celebrates the World has finally hit the pitch. Written by Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton and...

Celebrity joke book illustrated by Emily Fox

Super-skilled character creator, Emily Fox, illustrates TV personality, politician and master of funny, Gyles Brandreth's hilarious...

Little Badman is Back! Illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff

Hold on to your hats, Little Badman is BACK. We are really excited to present Little Badman and the Time-Travelling Teacher of Doom...

A Flurry of Fiction From Parallel Dimensions Illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff

What if you suddenly met someone who is you - only better? That is what happens in this hilarious new series by S.G. Wilson and illustrated...

Prepare for lift off with Rocket Boy illustrated by Joe Lillington...

Prepare for the adventure of a lifetime on the 6th August as we launch Rocket Boy into outer space for his inaugural mission to Mars....

Adam Stower Scoops a WIN!

We are delighted to announce that Adam Stower has scooped the 2020 Alligators Mouth Award....

Underland Chronicles Illustrated by Euan Cook

We are thrilled to reveal Euan Cooks striking covers for world-famous The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins gripping fantasy series...

Alex T. Smith's Dazzling Newly Updated Portfolio

Feast your eyes on our newly updated Alex T Smith portfolio; including beloved portly pooch Claude, intrepid and fearless super sleuth...

Penguin and Moose Illustrated by Anna Chernyshova

All the way from state side comes and utterly charming picture book illustrated by Anna Chernyshova publishing in America with Worthy...

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire with illustrations by Levi Pinfold

The spellbinding magic continues as we present the new Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire House editions illustrated by Levi Pinfold,...

2019 Summer Reading Challenge Intergalactic Success

The Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge campaign branded by Adam Stower launched across the Nation in July, encouraging young readers...

P P P Pick up the 3rd Mr Penguin Adventure by Alex T. Smith

Emerging majestically from the deepest depths, the third gripping installment of Alex T Smith's Mr. Penguin series (insert dramatic...

Welcoming Marie-Alice Harel to Arena

It is said that stories are told eye to eye, heart to heart and mind to mind and this Scottish proverb is at the very heart of the...

Matt Millz is back in the latest Harry Hill and Steve May adventure

Matt Millz is back in his third epic adventure and he's heading out on tour. Edinburgh bound with his school chums will his brand new...

Icarus Was Ridiculous by Pamela Butchart and Thomas Flintham

Can you believe this month sees the publication of the 8th book in the Pamela Butchart Baby Aliens series illustrated by the inimitable...

Claude.... Anyone for Strawberries?

With Wimbledon starting this week we thought we would avoid the queues for plastic cups of over priced strawberries and join beloved...

Steve May Updated Portfolio!

Steve has a delicious talent for spontaneous pen and ink illustrations perfectly capturing hilarious moments in the lives of the characters...

Enter a world of adventure at Discover Story Centre

With a huge tooty fanfare we are thrilled to announce our collaboration with Discover Story Centre in Stratford on July 27th with a...

Instagram to Instafan...

At Arena HQ we are thoroughly enjoying embracing Instagram to share the amazing work our illustrators create, it's the perfect visual...

A Brand new Jonny Duddle Jolley-Rogers Adventure

Get ready for the next Jolley-Rogers family adventure by Jonny Duddle with The Pirate Piper (Published by Templar Publishing)......

Adam Stower strikes Gold with King Coo Book Two!

The Curse of the Mummys Gold is the second instalment in the raucous, rip-roaring laugh-a-minute fiction series by Adam Stower (published...