Tag Archives: World Book Day

Imagination is Free – a short film by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston

Click on the link below to watch the new short film, Imagination is Free, by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston, which draws on their recent picture book A Child of Books:   A Child of Books will partner with the World Book Day Award. Funded by Walker, the award will give £25,000 worth of Walker Books to the winning primary […]

Happy World Book Day from Sophy Henn and BLM!

We’re wishing everyone a very happy World Book Day!  To celebrate we’re sharing this fantastic Q&A with the official World Book Day illustrator Sophy Henn! Q: How did you get into illustration? A: Whilst running my greetings card company I realised I wasn’t a natural business woman, but I really enjoyed illustrating. So I illustrated for other card […]

Happy Publication Day Sophy Henn!

We’re passing on the good news that today is publication day for Pass it On, the brilliant new picture book from picture book star Sophy Henn – World Book Day illustrator and shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. Pass it On is a joyful and uplifting tale about finding happiness in the smallest of things, and has […]

World Book Day Announces Sophy Henn As Official Illustrator 2nd Year Running!

We’re so excited to announce that Sophy Henn will be taking up the role of World Book Day Illustrator for the second year running! We can’t wait to see the wonderful illustrations that Sophy will be creating for World Book Day, which takes place on 3rd March 2016! Congratulations Sophy from everyone at BLM, we’re super […]