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Spotlight On: Becka Moor

We’re ending the year with our latest Spotlight On interview, this time with the super talented author-illustrator Becka Moor. Becka has illustrated two books that are publishing in the next few weeks: the udderly fabulous picture book Moo La La! written by Stephanie Shaw, and the hilarious middle-grade story St Grizzle’s School for Girls, Goats and Random Boys written by Karen McCombie. Becka’s […]

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 […]

Spot Light On: Meg McLaren

This week’s spotlight is shining on the marvellous Meg McLaren, who has been talking to Helen Mackenzie Smith about prison breaking pandas, what happens when a dinosaur and little girl become BFF’s and all things magic!  Meg graduated from the MA in Children’s Book Illustration at Cambridge School of Art in 2013, and has since returned to […]

Spotlight On: Hrefna Bragadottir

It’s time for another of our ‘Spotlight On’ interviews and this week Helen Mackenzie Smith caught up with the super talented Hrefna Bragadottir, whose debut picture book Baxter’s Book is due for publication in February next year by Nosy Crow! 1. What inspired you to start drawing and writing for children? One of my favourite […]