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Grobblechops is a top book for bedtime! – Mama Filz

Buy Grobblechops Children’s book blogger Mama Filz included Grobblechops in her top books to read at bedtime! Read the review below! The fear of monsters under the bed along with nightmares can begin when children begin school, around 4-5 years old. Grobblechops, though it is based on a tale from Rumi (a thirteenth century poet and philosopher) the storyline will resonate with many children, parents and carers. Jenny Lucander has drawn a very vivid, interesting…

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Book Trust pick Grobblechops as one of their best new books!

Buy Grobblechops Book Trust have included Grobblechops in their fab list of ‘Books We Love’ for April! Read the amazing review below! Amir doesn’t want to go to bed. He is scared of the dark and afraid there might be a monster under his bed; a monster called Grobblechops who has huge teeth and growls like a tiger. Dad reassures Amir that if he growls louder, the monster will go away – but Amir can’t help…

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How do you become a great author?

Watch Elizabeth Laird give her three pieces of advice for aspiring authors   Buy Grobblechops   We were lucky enough to have author Elizabeth Laird in the office for a quick interview! Elizabeth is the fab author of Grobblechops, the fourth book in our Tales by Rumi series. We spoke to her about her many travels around the world and her experience of living in different countries including Iraq, Lebanon and India. She said “everywhere…

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Grobblechops wasn’t hard to write! – Elizabeth Laird

Buy Grobblechops Elizabeth Laird wrote a fantastic blog for educational consultants Just Imagine! She talked about her process for writing and her new book Grobblechops! Read it below! Follow Your Nose and See Where It Takes You…! A Writing Starter from Elizabeth Laird Where does finding a new story come from? Sometimes the beginning is no more than a whisper in my ear, a voice that says, “Oh that looks interesting. I think I’ll explore that.” Usually I…

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Grobblechops picked by the Metro as a top book for Easter!

Buy Grobblechops The amazing Imogen Russell Williams chose Grobblechops as one of her best Easter holiday titles for kids for the Metro! Grobblechops is part of our series Tales by Rumi. Find out what she said below! Illustrated with flair by the Finnish Lucander, Laird’s book delivers a witty retelling of a story by the 13th-century writer Rumi and is based on the perennial fear of the monster under the bed. Read an interview with illustrator Jenny Lucander:…

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