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Month: December 2013

Top Ten Picture Books of 2013 – Ding Dong Gorilla!

What great news to end the year on – The Bookbag has listed DING DONG GORILLA! in it’s Top Ten Picture Books of 2013! The top review site gave it a glowing review earlier in the year, which I was beyond happy with, so this […]

Sheffield Children’s Book Awards 2014

Sheffield’s libraries are giving you the chance to help create the picture book shortlist for the 2014 Sheffield Children’s Book Award. I’m really chuffed to say that Ding Dong Gorilla! is one of the books you can vote for here. There are a lot of […]

Oxfordshire Book Award 2014

How To Wash a Woolly Mammoth has been long listed in the best picture books category of the Oxfordshire Book Awards 2014! This is rather exciting. Thank you to the discerning children who nominated it, and many thanks to those kind enough to vote. Stiff competition indeed, what an honour to feature at all. Exciting times!