Tag Archives: children’s book

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 […]

Happy book birthday to I Am Bat!

Congratulations to Morag Hood, whose wonderful picture book I Am Bat is published by Two Hoots today! Bat’s cherries keep going missing. One by one, the precious red cherries are whisked away by mischievous animal tricksters behind Bat’s back. Bat fruitlessly tries to catch the culprit and rescue those poor cherries – all to no […]

Oliver Jeffers’ Here We Are featured on The Bookseller cover

Oliver Jeffers’ new book, Here We Are: Notes For Living On Planet Earth, was featured as a wraparound cover on The Bookseller‘s 8th September edition. Here We Are is a moving and thought-provoking book which takes the reader on a journey through a series of heartfelt notes introducing Planet Earth. From land and sky, to […]

Happy Publication Day to Chocolate Cake by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Kevin Waldron

We are wishing a very happy publication day to Chocolate Cake, the brand new picture book of Michael Rosen’s much-loved children’s poem, illustrated by Kevin Waldron. When I was a boy, I had a favourite treat. It was when my mum made . . . CHOCOLATE CAKE! Ohhh! I LOVED chocolate cake. First published in 1985 in Michael […]