Tag Archives: picture books

Happy Book Birthday to Sian Wheatcroft and This Bear, That Bear!

We are wishing a very Happy Book Birthday to This Bear, That Bear! written and illustrated by Sian Wheatcroft. Who will Little Bear see at the bear parade? Will it be ‘this bear, that bear, likes to wear a hat bear?’ One thing’s for sure – the day will be full of surprises! A joyous […]

Spotlight On: Bethan Woollvin

It’s time for the next interview in our ‘Spotlight On’ series and this week we’re speaking to the incredibly talented Bethan Woollvin! Bethan is represented by Helen Mackenzie Smith and her debut picture book Little Red won the coveted Macmillan Prize in 2014 and is due for publication next year. 1)      What inspired you to […]

Spotlight On: Nicola Kinnear

It’s Friday, and we have a very special treat in store for you as we share the first in a series of interviews with our talented illustrators! This week, our Picture Book Agent Helen Mackenzie Smith caught up with the lovely Nicola Kinnear to find out why she started drawing and writing for children, where she […]

Happy Publication Day for Jo Williamson and How To Be A Dog

We’re wishing Jo Williamson a very Happy Publication Day for her tail waggingly brilliant debut picturebook ‘How to be a Dog’, published today by Scholastic Books! Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a dog?  What do dogs REALLY want? \* to catch a ball and never let go \* to scare the […]