Twain Fairy Tale to Be Published

A fairy tale Mark Twain told his daughters in 1879 and was later written down, but never published, is now going to be published with illustrations in September by Doubleday Books. Twain never finished The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine, but he scribbled sixteen pages of notes about the story, which has been expanded and illustrated by Philip and Erin Stead.
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Hodder Launched Childrens E-book SF Line

British publisher Hodder Children’s has announced the creation of Hodder Silver, a series of classic children’s science fiction which will be reissued as e-books. The series is scheduled to launch in May with five titles by Richard Carpenter, Jean Ure, Nicholas Fisk, Jan Mark, and Louise Lawrence with plans to release a total of 21 titles by September.

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