This publisher was founded in 2010 by Kate Wilson, 53, former managing director of Macmillan Children’s Books. The London firm publishes about 100 original children’s books, ebooks and apps a year. Its successes include the Bizzy Bear titles, illustrated by Benji Davies, and the Pip and Posy books, illustrated by Axel Scheffler, each of which have sold more than 1m copies worldwide. Trade in North America, Australia and China helped international sales hit £4.9m in 2016.
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