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Irish Book Awards Shortlist for Goodnight Everyone and A Child of Books

We are delighted to see that Goodnight Everyone by Chris Haughton, and A Child of Books by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston have been shortlisted for The Specsavers Children’s Book of the Year (Junior) 2016  in the Irish Book Awards. Goodnight Everyone is a captivating bedtime story about a little bear who tries to stay up all night, even when […]

Oliver Jeffers interview in The Guardian

There is a brilliant interview with writer-illustrator Oliver Jeffers in The Guardian today! Oliver talks about how he how he started his career and his work as a fine artist. He also discusses his recent projects including his collaboration with Sam Winston, A Child of Books, and his illustrations for the new edition of John Boyne’s The Boy in the Striped […]

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 publication day to A Child of Books

We are wishing a very happy publication day to A Child of Books, the highly anticipated collaboration between Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston. I am a Child of Books. I come from a world of stories, and upon my imagination, I float. This inspiring tale is the story of a little boy who makes a […]