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Elizabeth Laird talks about the inspiration behind Gloria’s Porridge

Watch an interview with author Elizabeth Laird!  Buy Gloria’s Porridge  This week we were fortunate enough to interview fantastic author Elizabeth Laird to talk about her brand new title with Tiny Owl Gloria’s Porridge, Ethiopian folk tales, diversity in children’s books and much more! We even get an insight into what Elizabeth was thinking on her travels that led to this story from her diary entry! Watch below: Watch: The Gloria’s Porridge book trailer Watch:…

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Toby Newsome on illustrating Gloria’s Porridge

Watch an interview with illustrator Toby Newsome! Buy Gloria’s Porridge  We had the fantastic opportunity to talk to incredible illustrator Toby Newsome all about his brand new title with Tiny Owl- Gloria’s Porridge, his illustrative process and his favourite food! We even find out his favourite character from the book to illustrate! Find out below: Watch: The Gloria’s Porridge book trailer Watch: Elizabeth Laird talks about the inspiration behind Gloria’s Porridge Visit our bookstore Download book posters Limited…

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A highly entertaining and enjoyable read aloud story! – Jill Bennett

Accompanying Elizabeth’s spirited telling, Toby Newsome’s illustrations, inspired by his South African home environment are full of fun and animation. Buy Gloria’s Porridge We absolutely love this review of Gloria’s Porridge from the lovely Jill Bennett over on the Red Reading Hub blog! Take a look: Elizabeth Laird’s story is a reimagining of an Ethiopian folk tale that begins with the making of some porridge. Gloria tells her cat she’s so hungry that rather than…

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DLR Libraries reads Quill Soup!

Discover Quill Soup! Buy Quill Soup Join wonderful librarian Shelby, from DLR Libraries in Ireland, for a fantastic reading of Quill Soup by Alan Durant, and illustrated by Dale Blankenaar!   Wowee! Quill Soup is longlisted for the English Association 4-11 Picture Book Awards! Quill Soup is on SLJ’s list of the best books of 2020! Read more: Quill Soup is part of CLPE’s Power of Reading programme! Quill Soup celebrates how stories travel and transform! – Pathways into Children’s…

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