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Launch party for ‘Have You Seen my Giraffe?’

Launch party for ‘Have You Seen my Giraffe?’

Umpteen picture books later and I finally had my very first launch party! It was super special because it was ‘have You Seen my Giraffe?’ illustrator Claire Powell’s first ever launch party too. There was prosecco! There was popcorn! There was face paint! There was […]

Have You Seen My Giraffe trailer?!

Have You Seen My Giraffe trailer?!

Have You Seen My Giraffe is released in a couple of weeks – and the trailer is here! With thanks to Claire Powell for her wonderful art and to Simon and Schuster.

Daisy Doodles trailer

Daisy Doodles trailer

The Daisy Doodles trailer is here! Don’t Irene Dickson’s drawings look amazing in motion? Thanks to OUP Children’s.

Bears spotted in Barnes!

Bears spotted in Barnes!

The Barnes Children’s Literature Festival is GREAT. I was lucky enough to be invited back this year having performed my ‘Goodnight Spaceman‘ event there in 2016. This year we all went on ‘A Beginner’s Guide to Bear Spotting‘ – and what fun we had. Lots […]

IBW Book Awards nomination

IBW Book Awards nomination

YIPPEE! ‘A Beginner’s Guide to Bear Spotting’ – written by yours truly and illustrated by David Roberts – has been shortlisted for the Independent Book Shop Week Book Awards 2017! View the full shortlists here.