Author Archives: Fern McCauley

Happy Publication Day to Game Over by Quintin Jardine

We are wishing a very happy publication day to Quintin Jardine whose latest book in his ever-popular Bob Skinner crime series hits bookshelves today. Game Over is the 27th outing for the Edinburgh sleuth, and in this gripping new case he finds himself on the opposing team to not only the murderer he is pursuing, but his own daughter as well … […]

Happy Book Birthday to The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde, illustrated and adapted by Maisie Paradise Shearring

We are wishing a royally felicitous book birthday to The Happy Prince: A Tale by Oscar Wilde, illustrated and adapted by Maisie Paradise Shearring, which publishes in the UK today! “Why are you weeping?” the Swallow asked. “I thought you were a Happy Prince.” From high on his tall monument, the shining golden statue of the Happy Prince has the best view over all the town. Unfortunately, the […]

Spotlight On: Maisie Paradise Shearring

Hurrah! It’s time for another of our Spotlight On interviews. This time we are very excited to be chatting to the inimitable author-illustrator Maisie Paradise Shearring. Maisie’s spellbinding picture book adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s The Happy Prince, first published in Spain by Grupo SM, is out in UK bookshops this week. Maisie studied Illustration at Edinburgh College of Art, […]

Happy US publication day to Pass It On by Sophy Henn

We are delighted to see the US publication of Sophy Henn‘s fabulous picture book Pass it On, which hits bookshops across the pond today! When you see something terrific, smile a smile and pass it on! If you chance upon a chuckle, hee hee hee and pass it on. Should you spot a thing of wonder, jump […]