Tag Archives: Kings of the Castle

Spotlight On: Victoria Turnbull

This month we caught up with the wonderful author-illustrator Victoria Turnbull ahead of the publication of her latest picture book Pandora. Victoria’s debut book The Sea Tiger saw her named winner of the Association of Illustrators New Talent Award 2013 (Children’s Book Category), and was published by Templar in 2014. It was later shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. Kings of the […]

Pandora in The Bookseller’s November Children’s Preview

Pandora lives alone, in a world of broken things. We are thrilled to see the stunning Pandora featured in The Bookseller’s Children’s Preview for November. Fiona Noble picked Victoria Turnbull’s moving tale of friendship, nature and hope as her Editor’s Choice for picture books: Pandora is Victoria’s third picture book and follows Kings of the Castle which was […]

Kings of the Castle in Sunday Times Culture!

We are delighted to see Kings of the Castle featured in Sunday Times Culture as one of Nicolette Jones’ summer reading choices for children! Victoria Turnbull’s stunning picture book is a story of moonbathing, sandcastle building, and a seemingly impossible friendship. With echoes of Maurice Sendak’s Where The Wild Things Are, this also has a message about kindness […]