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Bloom’s illustrations play an important part in the story – Books for Keeps

This allegory about the power of kindness is a strong one! Buy Bloom We’re over the moon with this delightful four star review of Bloom from Books for Keeps! Read the review below. This allegory about the power of kindness over selfishness and anger is a strong one, and the interesting illustrations play an important part of the story. We begin with a background of grey tower blocks right next to a brightly coloured house…

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Bloom is featured in JUNO magazine!

Buy Bloom  We’re over the moon that Bloom has been featured in JUNO magazine! Read a snippet of their review below. You’ll have to buy their fantastic summer issue to read it all! A little girl enjoys talking to a big, beautiful flower on her way to school, until the man whose garden it grows in shouts at her […] The man wonders what her magic words were, and he sets off to find her…

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Anne Booth, author of Bloom, talks to The Reading Realm!

Buy Bloom  Anne Booth, author of Bloom, got talking to Ian Eagleton from The Reading Realm! Have a read of her wonderful interview below. Bloom by Anne Booth and Robyn Wilson-Owen is one of our stand-out picture books of the year – moving, uplifting and hopeful. It’s a pleasure to welcome author Anne Booth into The Reading Realm to discuss how this beautiful book was created… Without giving too much away, can you tell us about…

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Teacher Jo Cummins (Library Girl and Book Boy) reads Bloom!

Buy Bloom As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, we’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home. Let’s share the magic of stories!…

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Seeing family diversity in books like Bloom is good for all kids! – Little Box of Books

Every family is unique! Buy Bloom We’re delighted with this thoughtful review of Bloom from Little Box of Books over on Instagram! Have a look! View this post on Instagram Every family is unique, there's normalness and weirdness in every family unit. What's brilliant is that we're now seeing a lot more variety in children's books. I came up with the idea of Little Box of Books when I was a single parent, never seeing…

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