This month we've got six pairs of spiffy CHERUB and Henderson's Boys badges to give away.

To enter the draw to win answer the two questions below and e-mail your answers to

Question 1.
In what month is the next Henderson's Boys book released in the UK?

Question 2.
What do the initials M.C. stand for in the book title Brigands MC?

The competition closes on Thursday March 26th 2009. For full terms and conditions click here.

Our April issue will have all the latest news on Eagle Day, Brigands and our new members area.

In the meantime you can read back issues of CHERUB News by CLICKING HERE


Robert Muchamore fans braved snow and ice and came out in record numbers to hear him speak, sign books and err... stamp their heads with the Henderson's Boys logo.

If you attended an event, look out for yourself on our new photo album page ONLINE HERE

If you missed out, tickets are now on sale for Robert's next big event at the Shrewsbury Festival on May 2nd (CLICK HERE to book ) and there will be another tour for Eagle Day in June.

The movie industry press has been abuzz with CHERUB movie news. Hollywood Reporter, Variety and Screen Daily have all reported that BBC Films are planning a movie franchise based upon the CHERUB books.

Current plans involve director Chris Smith (Creep, Severance) shooting a movie based on CHERUB: The Recruit. The aim is to begin filming in August 2009, for a possible cinema release in 2010.

Speaking to CHERUB News, Robert Muchamore urged fans not to get too carried away just yet: "I'm excited about the possibility of cameras rolling on a CHERUB movie later this year. There's been no formal announcement yet, but it's looking good so keep your fingers crossed!"

CLICK HERE to read the Screen Daily article.

Fans and reviewers across the UK have been getting their hands on Robert Muchamore's new book The Escape. Here are a few quotes:
"Before I got The Escape I didn't think I'd like it. But I was totally wrong! It was really good!! I absolutely loved it!" CHERUB Forum member.

"Muchamore's voice is fresh and direct... The Escape has the feel of something big and satisfying" Daily Telegraph.

"Five stars, brilliant" CHERUB Forum member.

"As good as, if not better than, CHERUB.' reviewer.

"Henderson is the best character ever." CHERUB Forum member.

"Graphic and realistic, it has to be one of [Muchamore's] best books.' reviewer.

Are you waiting on tenterhooks, wating to see who survives the dramatic ending to The Escape?

Well don't worry, the UK release of Eagle Day is just three months away!


After last month's UK release, March 12th sees the The Escape unleashed in Australia and New Zealand.

Fans in Australia also have their own special Henderson's Boys website and competition.

Click on the image to visit the Australian site.