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Happy Book Birthday to The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde, illustrated and adapted by Maisie Paradise Shearring

We are wishing a royally felicitous book birthday to The Happy Prince: A Tale by Oscar Wilde, illustrated and adapted by Maisie Paradise Shearring, which publishes in the UK today! “Why are you weeping?” the Swallow asked. “I thought you were a Happy Prince.” From high on his tall monument, the shining golden statue of the Happy Prince has the best view over all the town. Unfortunately, the […]

Happy Publication Day for Meg McLaren and Life Is Magic!

We’re wishing Meg McLaren an abracadabraly brilliant Book Birthday as her debut picture book Life Is Magic appears on bookshelves today! Magician Monsieur Lapin is auditioning assistants and Houdini the rabbit is the obvious choice – he loves magic and knows how to take care of everyone and everything in the theatre. So one night […]