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Read along with Elizabeth Laird!

Here’s a sneak peek inside Grobblechops! Buy Grobblechops – 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. 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. Let’s share the magic of stories! Check out…


Adults can learn a lot from children! – author Anne Booth

Read an interview with Anne Booth, author of Bloom! Buy Bloom  We were lucky enough to get a quick interview with the wonderful Anne Booth, author of our book Bloom! Here’s what she had to say about her beautiful, heartwarming story. Tell us a little bit about Bloom. ‘Bloom’ is a story about someone who won’t share something lovely , even though he has never really noticed and appreciated it himself. It’s about how someone…


Picture books are for people not just one age group

We have been asking children’s writers, illustrators, lecturers and journalists: ‘Are picture books for children, or adults can enjoy them just as much?’ Below you will find more answers:     Nicola Davies: We need to crack the prejudice amongst adults! Picture books are a powerful and distinctive art form that can communicate emotion, life advice and information in a way anyone can relate to – they are for people not just one age group. Reading…