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Submissions Closing 1st December


Calling all authors! Our submissions will be closing on 1st December for a few months to help us catch up on all the submissions we have received this year and start the new year raring to go. If you have been wanting to submit to Maverick, now is the time to get those manuscripts written, edited and sent in!

Before you do, please remember to ensure all manuscripts adhere to our guidelines on our submissions page. Click here to watch our video and find out what you need to do before you send us your manuscript.

 To submit right now, click here. Good luck and happy writing!

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Maverick welcomes Tracy Gunaratnam!

We have just added Tracy to our authors page and want to give her a true Maverick welcome! Tracy is one of our newest authors who will publish her first children’s picture book, Preposterous Rhinoceros, with us in January. We are really excited about Tracy’s work and cannot wait for everyone else to fall in love with it too.

So please join us in welcoming Tracy, the newest member of the Maverick family. Read her full bio here and pre-order her book on Amazon.


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Alice Hemming Inspiring Future Authors.















We know Alice Hemming enjoys a good school visit or two to promote her wonderful book, The Black and White Club. What better way to reach out to your target audience than to go and read them the story yourself? Year 5 pupils at Milwards Primary School in Harlow were treated to a visit from Alice on 13th January, where they had the opportunity to hear the story and engage in discussion about the themes the book approaches. They also had the chance to exercise their own creative storytelling abilities by creating their own storyboards (pictured).








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