Tag Archives: children’s book

Out Today: Playshapes Seal and Emperor Penguin, illustrated by Nadia Shireen

We are delighted to see publication of the fabulously fun Playshapes board books, Seal and Emperor Penguin, illustrated by Nadia Shireen. Originally published in France, these delightful books have now been translated into English and will be available in the UK from August 1st. With their brightly painted edges, the Playshapes series of sturdy shaped board books are […]

Happy Book Birthday to A Place Called Perfect by Helena Duggan

They’ve got their eyes on you … We are wishing a very happy book birthday to A Place Called Perfect, the stellar debut children’s novel from Helena Duggan, which publishes today! Violet never wanted to move to Perfect. Who wants to live in a town where everyone has to wear glasses to stop them going blind? […]

Out Today: Goodly and Grave in a Deadly Case of Murder, written by Justine Windsor and illustrated by Becka Moor

We are wishing a very happy publication day to Goodly and Grave in a Deadly Case of Murder which haunts bookshelves today! Brilliantly written by Justine Windsor, and characterfully illustrated by Becka Moor, this is the second book in the middle-grade mystery series following the adventures of Lucy Goodly, newest member of MAAM (Magicians Against the Abuse of […]

The Crayons’ Book of Colours shortlisted for the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book Awards

We are delighted to see in The Bookseller that The Crayons’ Book of Colours written by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers has been shortlisted for the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book Awards (Baby and Toddler category). This is the fourth year of the awards, now in partnership with BookTrust, and Pete Selby, head of books and music […]