Second Toto story follows strong sales of O'Leary's debut
Hodder Children's (Hachette Children's Group) launched Dermot O'Leary's second book, Toto the Ninja Cat and the Incredible Cheese Heist, in the ship's company dining hall on board HMS Belfast. The venue reflected the nautical setting of part of O'Leary's story. His debut, Toto the Ninja Cat and the Great Snake Escape, has sold 40,000 copies through BookScan's TCM.
Pictured are (from left) senior publisher Anne McNeil, illustrator Nick East, Dermot O'Leary, and Hachette Children's Group ceo Hilary Murray Hill.