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Are people buying wordless picture books?

We sparked this debate on Twitter, and had some surprising answers! Buy Caged Buy Little Eli Buy Chalk Eagle There is an accepted idea that people just don’t buy wordless picture books. Tiny Owl wanted to know if this was true, so we tweeted to ask what people really think about them! In the end we received dozens of interesting and insightful responses! We think wordless picture books are a fantastic resource for teachers and…

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Calling on libraries and bookshops to feature wordless picture books!

Explore the advantages of wordless picture books  Pre-Order Caged  A suggestion to bookshops and libraries! Add something valuable to your selection by featuring a range of Wordless Picture Books! These wordless books manage to do something amazing: they let the illustrations do all the talking, leaving it entirely up to the reader to think about what is happening in the story. As a result, wordless picture books hold a never-ending number of possible stories. By having…

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Little Eli; a treasure for all ages, child to adult

Buy Little Eli Read a lovely review of Little Eli by Gleebooks: Here is an example of something you just have to see for yourself, as no description does true justice to the exquisite beauty of these three wordless picture books in a presentation box. Little Eli the dragonfly yearns to build the tallest towers he possibly can, and starts with a pack of cards, a box of eggs and a set of pencils. Each of the three…

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Little Eli is a book to treasure – Book Trust

Buy Little Eli  Recently, as part of their Little Eli book giveaway, Book Trust wrote a beautiful review of Little Eli: Sometimes a book comes along that you can just tell is one to treasure. In the case of Little Eli, it’s three in one! Laura Bellini’s absolutely stunning, slender wordless picture books – which come in a gorgeous slipcase – follow the story of a dragonfly as he plays with the eggs, playing cards and pencils that…

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Win a copy of Little Eli with Book Trust

Buy Little Eli  Exciting news for anyone who loves breathtakingly beautiful wordless picture books. Book Trust is running a competition which will give three people the chance to win one copy of Little Eli each. Here’s what Book Trust had to say: We've completely fallen for the special, unusual and utterly gorgeous #LittleEli books – and we have three sets to give away! Head this way for your chance to win: https://t.co/aCaITNbz5U pic.twitter.com/I1hZdZrv1r — BookTrust (@Booktrust)…

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