Tag Archives: children’s picture book

4th year in the New York Times Best Sellers for The Day the Crayons Quit

We’re wishing a huge congratulations to Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers as The Day the Crayons Quit is in the New York Times Best Sellers for Children’s Picture Books for the fourth consecutive year in a row! Poor Duncan just wants to colour. But when he opens his box of crayons, he finds only letters, all saying […]

Out today in the US: Splat! by Jon Burgerman

We are wishing a very Happy US Publication Day to Splat! the debut picture book by Jon Burgerman, which hits bookshelves stateside today! See what happens when flipping the page of this gleeful picture book gets you—SPLAT!—a pie in the face, followed by—SQUISH!—an insect sandwich, and—SPLASH!—a deluge of water balloons. Bright colours and appealing visual gags add up […]

Happy Book Birthday to Rapunzel by Bethan Woollvin

We are wishing a very happy publication day to Rapunzel, the eagerly-anticipated second picture book by the wonderful author-illustrator Bethan Woollvin! Golden-haired princess Rapunzel is kept trapped in a tower by a wicked witch, who steals her hair to sell for riches. Under the threat of a fearsome curse, Rapunzel seems doomed to a life of captivity. But this […]

Bethan Woollvin is the WIA 2017 Children’s Books New Talent Category Winner

Hurrah! We are wishing a huge congratulations to Bethan Woollvin who is the World Illustration Awards 2017 Children’s Books (sponsored by Walker Books) New Talent Category Winner! Bethan has won for her debut picture book Little Red, a fresh and contemporary twist on the classic Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale, told through ingeniously bold and clever illustrations. You can read […]