Tag Archives: Nadia Shireen

Out Today: Playshapes Seal and Emperor Penguin, illustrated by Nadia Shireen

We are delighted to see publication of the fabulously fun Playshapes board books, Seal and Emperor Penguin, illustrated by Nadia Shireen. Originally published in France, these delightful books have now been translated into English and will be available in the UK from August 1st. With their brightly painted edges, the Playshapes series of sturdy shaped board books are […]

Woo-moo! Happy Publication Day to The Cow Who Fell to Earth

We are wishing a stellar publication day to The Cow Who Fell to Earth, the dazzling new picture book from the ever-wonderful Nadia Shireen, which lands today. This out-of-this-world tale is the story of Dave, a little moon cow who crash-lands on a strange farm on planet Earth. The sheep don’t understand her, the pigs don’t understand her, even the cows don’t understand […]

The Bumblebear selected by BookTrust for their “Time to Read” programme

We are delighted to hear that 700,000 copies of Nadia Shireen’s hilarious The Bumblebear will soon be buzzing their way to young readers across the country! There’s a new bee at Bee School. But that bee is not a bee … it’s a bear! BookTrust has selected this wonderfully funny picture book for their Time to Read programme, […]

Book Trust’s Great Books Guide 2016

“Books to get kids hooked” We are excited to see some of our wonderful author-illustrators in Book Trust’s Great Books Guide 2016, for the 4-5 age range. The Great Books Guide is filled with 60 book recommendations to ‘engage and excite’ young readers of all ages. Our artists and their picture books included are: Have you Seen Elephant? by Dave […]