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Meet Elizabeth Laird, the author of Grobblechops!

An interview with author Elizabeth Laird Buy Grobblechops Grobblechops is an exciting new picture book about a little boy called Amir and the monster under his bed. It’s the fourth title in our amazing series Tales by Rumi, which reinterprets the fables of the 13th century Persian poet Rumi as fun, philosophical stories for children. The book was written by amazing author Elizabeth Laird and illustrated by the great Finnish artist Jenny Lucader. Grobblechops was published…

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Book Trust recommends The New Baby and Me!

Buy The New Baby and Me Book Trust have written a fantastic review of The New Baby and Me, our charming picture book about introducing a new baby to the family. They have included it in their fab booklists: ‘Inspiring baby books to gift to new parents‘ and ‘Becoming a big sibling‘. Read the review below! Five siblings eagerly await the arrival of their new baby brother, each with their own theory about what he…


There’s Room for Everyone empowers children to change the world! – Patricia Nozell

Buy There’s Room for Everyone Fab book blogger Patricia Nozell at Wander, Ponder, Write chose There’s Room for Everyone for her Perfect Picture Book Friday! Read her lovely review below! We celebrated World Kindness Day this past Tuesday. In the United States, we celebrate Thanksgiving next Thursday, and family and friends will travel on crowded planes, trains and roads to enjoy festive meals together. With these two special days in mind, I want to share this new Perfect…


Happy International Women’s Day!

Buy Dare  It’s International Women’s Day! We celebrated with a special episode of Twit Twoo! The theme for this year’s Women’s Day is #BalanceforBetter, emphasising the importance of having a gender balance in all aspects of life. There is still a huge gender imbalance in the way women and girls are represented in children’s books. As publishers, we need to address this problem by depicting them in all kinds of different roles to empower children!…


Grobblechops is an excellent book for your collection! – Dolphin Books

Buy Grobblechops Sue Martin for Dolphin Books has written a fab review of our new Rumi tale Grobblechops! Read it below! What kind of monster is lurking under your bed? Grobblechops is one of those monsters that just becomes more frightening by the minute. An old tale by Rumi, a 13th century poet and Sufi mystic, which is given a new take by award-winning author Elizabeth Laird. Grobblechops looms large in each of the stunning…