Happy Yak

Welcome to Happy Yak, a loveable new imprint that publishes preschool board books, playful picture books, and accessible nonfiction for kids ages zero to seven. Our books are bright and accessible, with eye-catching design, contemporary illustration, and engaging, entertaining text. With a focus on the latest trends and a strong seasonal offering, our books are perfect for small children with big personalities.

At Happy Yak, we understand the importance of supporting child development. Each of our preschool series is underpinned by core developmental benefits, from interactive novelty books that aid motor control through to first concepts such as words and numbers. Humorous and uplifting, our picture books make reading a joy that can be rediscovered again and again. And if you’re on the hunt for a book that will fill your child’s head with knowledge while providing endless entertainment, look to our fact-filled, accessible nonfiction offering.

Contact Details

Happy Yak

The Quarto Group, Inc.

1 Triptych Place

Second Floor


United Kingdom



Tel: +44 (0)2077 009 000

Rhiannon Findlay, Associate Publisher     

UK Trade Sales:

Marketing UK

Marketing USA

Foreign Rights:
If you are interested in publishing our titles in Europe, please contact:
   Karine Marko
   Group Foreign Rights Director
If you are interested in publishing our titles anywhere else in the world, please contact: 
   Kate Essam
   Director of Sales Operation, Quarto Foreign Rights Operations

Become a Happy Yak Author

Happy Yak is a publisher of innovative preschool concepts, laugh-out-loud picture books, and illustrated nonfiction titles. If you have a book idea in one of our focus areas that you’d like to share with us, we’d love to hear it. Please follow the directions in the submission guidelines to submit your proposal.

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