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Little Eli: delightful, unconventional, desirable

Read a wonderful review of Little Eli by Books for Keeps:   Little Eli is a dragonfly. He is alone. Exploring his surroundings he comes across objects that open possibilities for him to be creative and build dreams. There is an almost dreamlike quality to Bellini’s delicate lines that captures both the gossamer fragility of the little dragonfly, the faded splendour of his surroundings, the nature of his dreams. But they are far from ephemeral;…

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Gorgeous gifts for everyone in our Christmas book bundle

Give the gift of beautiful picture books this Christmas! We have a whole stockingful of perfect presents for any age: our wordless picture book collection that transcends all barriers of age and language, our first picture book for adults, and two of our perennial favourites – plus some very special limited edition signed artwork prints.     Little Eli Little Eli may be small but he has big dreams. In fact, for a dragonfly, you…

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Little Eli: dreamy, magical, gorgeous

Read some lovely remarks about Little Eli on Instagram by Stephanie Cummings, a former BBC journalist who now celebrates children’s storytelling and illustration. “A trio of dreamy, wordless picture books arrived on my doorstep. They are illustrator Laura Bellini’s first and they are magical. Each book charts a different adventure of our hero, Little Eli, a dragonfly with a big imagination and even bigger dreams. Hope, invention and making the best of the situation we…

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Perfect gifts for Christmas!

Get them on your Christmas list: our new autumn titles make the perfect gifts! Little Eli is our new series of wordless books, stunningly illustrated by debut Italian artist Laura Bellini. Our campaign has shown the huge number of reasons that wordless books are important, but the one that comes up most regularly is that there are no barriers – of age, language or vocabulary – and so they really can be enjoyed by everyone.…

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Little Eli available now!

Just in time for Christmas shopping… Little Eli is now in stock! Our new set of wordless picture books, stunningly illustrated by Italian illustrator Laura Bellini, can be ordered now from here. Little Eli may be small but he has big dreams. In fact, for a dragonfly, you could say that Little Eli’s aspirations are sky-high. In his crumbling house, Little Eli sets off on a big adventure with a pack of cards, a box…

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