Briefly Noted | No moral to the story as ‘looters’ target children’s publishing fair – News – Books – The Independent

Well this is sad:

It is a literary genre renowned for its simple morals and admirable heroes and heroines.

However, adult enthusiasts of childrens literature have forgotten their manners, it would seem.British publishers have expressed outrage at what they describe as the widespread “looting” from their stands by people attending the worlds leading childrens book exhibition.

Michael OMara Books, an independent publisher, found nearly three-quarters of its titles had vanished.

via No moral to the story as ‘looters’ target children’s publishing fair – News – Books – The Independent.