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Quill Soup: English 4-11 Picture Books Awards Review

Quill Soup has a powerful message about generosity and kindness! Buy Quill Soup  We’re over the moon with this fantastic review of Quill Soup as part of the 2020 English 4-11 Picture Books Awards! Quill Soup has been shortlisted and the winner will be announced in November! We have our fingers crossed! Read Sue McGonigle’s wonderful review below. Review by Sue McGonigle an independent consultant and co-creator of www.lovemybooks.co.uk. She is also a member of the English…

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Quill Soup SHORTLISTED for 4-11 Picture Book Awards!

Quill Soup make the English Association shortlist! Buy Quill Soup We’re utterly delighted to announce that the vibrant and energetic Quill Soup – written by Alan Durant and illustrated by Dale Blankenaar – has been shortlisted for the English Association 4-11 Picture Books Awards! This year’s shortlisted books ‘demonstrated the equal importance of word and image, where each working with the other created the perfect synergy of picture and text. The illustrations were imaginative and…

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Wowee! Quill Soup is longlisted for the English Association 4-11 Picture Book Awards!

Quill Soup is longlisted for the English Association Picture Book Awards! Buy Quill Soup  We are utterly delighted to announce that the vibrant and energetic Quill Soup has been longlisted for the English Association 4-11 Picture Book Awards! It was also recently been longlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2020! We are so proud of Alan Durant and Dale Blankenaar, the fabulous creators behind this stunning picture book! Check out these fun Quill Soup…

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Elephant’s Umbrella; A simple story with a heartwarming theme of generosity -English Association

Buy The Elephant’s Umbrella Read a wonderful review of The Elephant’s Umbrella by Jo Bowers for the English Association: A colourfully illustrated picture book that has a very short and simple story with a heart-warming theme of generosity at its core. Elephant loves his brightly coloured umbrella that gets taken away from him by a gust of wind one day and lands with other jungle animals who want the umbrella for themselves. The umbrella asks…

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Distinctive and original illustrations will transport you to another world!

Buy A Bottle of Happiness Read a wonderful review of A Bottle of Happiness by Alex Cyrson, aged 11, for the English Association’s English 4 – 11 magazine. One mountain, two sides, what happens when the affluent and the penniless mix? Can one small boy change the fate of those very different people? Can happiness really be transported in a bottle? This imaginative story will have you hooked from the very first page. The perfect…

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