Deal Announcement

Katie Clapham's debut picture book THE TOUR signed by Walker Books

Walker Books has signed The Tour, a debut picture book by Katie Clapham with illustrations by Nadia Shireen. Editorial director Maria Tunney bought world rights for Clapham's text from Louise Lamont at LBA, and for Shireen's artwork from Jo Unwin at the Jo Unwin Literary Agency. It will be published in July 2025 in the UK, and simultaneously in North America by Walker Books' sister company, Candlewick Press. Read more here.