Two Nominations for Oliver Jeffers at The Irish Book Awards

We’re so excited to announce that The Irish Book Awards have short listed Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer and Oliver Jeffers AND The Day The Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers in the Specsavers Children’s Book of the Year Junior category!

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Praise for Imaginary Fred;

“The first collaboration from two children’s books superstars (it also marks Colfer’s picture book début) is a quirky and comical delight, bursting with warmth and wit.” The Bookseller

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Praise for The Day The Crayons Came Home;

“Once again, Daywalt and Jeffers create rich emotional lives and personalities for their colorful cast, and it’s hard to imagine a reader who won’t be delighted.”Publishers Weekly

You can vote for your favourite title in the category here