Once Upon An Alphabet Shortlisted for Waterstones Book Of The Year!

We are so excited to announce that Oliver Jeffer’s newest (and brightest) picturebook Once Upon An Alphabet, has been shortlisted for the coveted Waterstone’s Book of the Year Award!

The shortlist is voted for by Waterstones’ booksellers and this year includes three adult fiction, four non-fiction and one very exciting children’s book…

“I fell in love with this playful take on the alphabet; it’s one of the most unusual and best picture books of the year.”  Floretyna, Assistant Children’s Buyer for Waterstones

Waterstones has described Once Upon An Alphabet as a ‘Work of exhilarating originality from artist Oliver Jeffers, packed with funny, thrilling, perilous and above all entertaining tales inspired by every letter in the alphabet’.

The winner will be announced on the 2nd December – fingers crossed we will be Celebrating with a capital C for Oliver and the alphabet!