Autumn arrivals for children Redan, responsible for the Fun to Learn series for children, is to embark on a strong autumn launch programme, The biggest is probably the launch of Thunderbirds magazine on November 16, which will coincide with the digitally restored series being shown on television. The new monthly title will be priced at £1.35, and will be supported by a major licence programme, with more than 20 licences having already been granted. September will see the introduction of three Thunderbirds videos and four DVD releases from Carlton; play suits and backpacks from Dekker Toys; games for Gameboy Colour, Playstation 2 and PC CD ROM. October will see the introduction of lunchboxes, flasks, melamine cutlery and drink-ware. Carlton will release five more videos and five DVDs in November. Also due in November is The Snowman, which will be packed with the normal Redan mix of stories, activities, competitions and workbook pages. On sale November 2, priced £1.99, it will carry a cover mounted notebook and pencil. Also scheduled for release in November is Fun to Learn Stars, Number 4, which features 'Land Before Time', the successful dinosaur stories. On sale November 23, priced £1.75, the title will be cover-mounted with sheets of stickers. To support this title, a new toy range will be launched in October. {{CTN }}