Egmont is to produce books featuring Uki, Universal Music's preschool character currently airing as part of CBeebies' "Show Me Show Me" program.
Included within the book range will be 10-minute tales, pocket library books, annuals, coloring and activity books and storybooks for the U.K.
Uki is Universal Music's first preschool animation, a cute yellow character who is never without a smile. Each of the 52x5 episodes describes a day in Uki's life. The series is airing in Belgium on children's channels Ketnet and Club RTL. It has been sold into Australia, Portugal, Finland, Norway, Poland, Israel, South Africa, Taiwan, the Middle East and Southeast Asia.