Category Archives: Award

The Klaus Flugge Prize Longlist announced

Hurrah! We are excited to see four of our wonderful author-illustrators longlisted for The Klaus Flugge Prize 2017! The Klaus Flugge Prize is awarded to the most promising and exciting newcomer to children’s picture book illustration. It honours publisher Klaus Flugge, a supremely influential figure in picture books who, over his long career, has nurtured many […]

10th Anniversary Edition of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas wins at ABCD awards

We are delighted to see that the 10th Anniversary Collector’s Edition of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas has won best cover design (Children’s Category) at The Academy of British Cover Design Awards. John Boyne’s modern classic has been given a stunning new cover by Oliver Jeffers, who has illustrated the book throughout with striking and poignant images, and this new edition is sure to both […]

Life is Magic Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize

Hurrah! We are super proud that Meg McLaren’s debut picture book Life is Magic has been shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize (illustrated category). Monsieur Lapin is a magician extraordinaire, known everywhere for his astonishing magic tricks, particularly those involving rabbits. When Monsieur Lapin decides to take on an assistant, he can’t believe his luck when […]

Atlas of Animal Adventures wins at the Edward Stanford Travel Writing awards!

We are chirping, roaring and buzzing with glee to see that Atlas of Animal Adventures, illustrated by Lucy Letherland and written by Rachel Williams and Emily Hawkins, has won the National Book Tokens Children’s Travel Book of the Year category in the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards! The Children’s Travel Book of the Year is awarded to a “fiction or non-fiction title for […]