Author Archives: Sophie Clarke

Congratulations to Dan Walker and Sky Thieves

Dan Walker has reached the shortlist for the Brilliant Book Award 2018 with his wonderful debut middle grade fiction, Sky Thieves. Zoya DeLarose has no idea her life is about to change forever when a band of sky thieves ‘steal’ her away from her orphanage, landing up in the clouds, on board The Dragonfly’s deck. […]

Here We Are – out today!

Today marks the release of Oliver Jeffers’ new book, Here We Are – and we couldn’t be more pleased and proud to see it out in the world. Well, hello. And welcome to this Planet. We call it Earth. Our world can be a bewildering place, especially if you’ve only just got here. Your head […]

Oliver Jeffers and his art, captured on film

Filmmaker Bas Berkhout has made a short film focusing on how Oliver’s art has been influenced by both his own childhood and his son. Oliver Jeffers from Bas Berkhout on Vimeo. It’s the perfect behind the scenes look into how Oliver creates his art before Here We Are comes out on the 14th November. You […]

Congratulations to the nominees for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2018

We are delighted to see so many titles we have represented on the list of nominations for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2018. Will Mabbitt, I Can Only Draw Worms Morag Hood, When Grandad Was A Penguin Oliver Jeffers (illustrator) and Sam Winston (author), A Child Of Books Nadia Shireen, The Cow Who Fell To Earth […]