Tag Archives: Walker Books

Chris Haughton wins CBI Book of the Year Award

We are giving a mighty bualadh bos to Chris Haughton who has won both Book of the Year and the Honour Award for Illustration at the 27th CBI Book of the Year Awards for his enchanting picture book, Goodnight Everyone! The CBI Book of the Year Awards (formerly the Bisto Awards) are the leading annual children’s book awards in Ireland, […]

Out Today: Can’t Catch Me! Written by Timothy Knapman and illustrated by Simona Ciraolo

We are wishing a very happy publication day to Can’t Catch Me! written Timothy Knapman and illustrated by Simona Ciraolo. A wicked, wild read-aloud romp from Timothy Knapman, author of Soon, and Simona Ciraolo, winner of the Sebastian Walker Prize, this is the story of Jake … the fastest mouse there ever was. NO ONE can […]

The Klaus Flugge Prize Longlist announced

Hurrah! We are excited to see four of our wonderful author-illustrators longlisted for The Klaus Flugge Prize 2017! The Klaus Flugge Prize is awarded to the most promising and exciting newcomer to children’s picture book illustration. It honours publisher Klaus Flugge, a supremely influential figure in picture books who, over his long career, has nurtured many […]

Happy Publication Day to The Perfect Guest by Paula Metcalf

We are excited to see the publication of The Perfect Guest, the perfectly lovely new picture book from author-illustrator Paula Metcalf. In this heart-warming, laugh-out-loud story of friendship, accident-prone Pansy tries her very hardest to be the most perfect guest to her friend Walter … with hilarious and calamitous results! This gorgeous story is beautifully […]