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Welcome to Firefly Press, we are an award-winning independent children’s and YA publisher based in Wales. We publish quality fiction in all genres for 5-19 years olds.


Firefly Acquires Compelling YA Romance by Josie Williams

Firefly Press are delighted to announce the acquisition of a moving and compelling YA romance by Josie Williams. Firefly acquired UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding Canada and...

Writing Competition: Daydream Opportunity for Budding Poets

‘Have fun with your writing, be open to ideas, open to dreams - and your poem will find you.'Alex Wharton Poet Alex Wharton is calling on 7-11 year olds to join in the...

Katy Riddell to Illustrate Daydreams and Jellybeans by Alex Wharton

Firefly are delighted to announce that talented illustrator Katy Riddell will be partnering with poet Alex Wharton on his debut poetry collection for children, Daydreams and...

2020 Submissions Window Announcement

We are very excited to announce that we will be holding a submissions window

Upcoming Titles Flying in from Firefly Press

As you may have seen we have revealed our stunning autumn 2020 covers. From an exhilarating new fantasy debut to the third instalment of the Clockwork Crow trilogy, this year’s upcoming titles promise to have something for everyone:

Firefly Celebrates Empathy Day 2020: Read Connect Act

In recent weeks we’ve all seen how empathy is more important than ever, to help us listen to and understand others, enable us to help those in need, and to stand against...

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