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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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Librarian Miss Cleveland reads Under the Great Plum Tree!

Buy Under the Great Plum Tree – Order now, pay later As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, 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. 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…

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