Don’t get lost in the world of Children’s Books. Let me guide you to the Good Stuff, so you can confidently give your kids a great start to their reading journey.
Looking at the lack of diversity in picture books from a different angle today - why the need for the same old animals all the time? What about the weasels?
On battling with doubt and insecurity, and enjoying a wild swim.
As an adult, have you ever found comfort in a favourite childhood book? It’s time for another bedtime classic.
What made the time even more special is that my nephew is autistic. A practical example of how we can make connections through kids’ books, and create lasting memories.
Choosing to carry on when the creative journey gets hard, and finding encouragement in kidlit classics that were initially rejected.
Story seeds are full of potential. And when we find one, it's our responsibility to curate it and cultivate it. Because who knows what they might become? Not convinced? Just ask Aslan.
An exploration of my love of comics, and how it led to the creation of my two favourite characters - Chalk and Cheese! Plus some awesome correspondence from kids in America.
Have you ever wondered what gender Sendak’s mysterious wild things are? No, me neither. Maybe it’s time we did. “Let the wild rumpus start!”
Alice felt dreadfully puzzled. The Hatter’s remark seemed to her to have no sort of meaning in it, and yet it was certainly English. Celebrating the nonsense of that tea party - and how it came to feature in my book, The Big Book Adventure.
A heartbreaking story; the importance of reading with your kids; and how to create lasting memories. Why our Daddy Hugs matter - and how one dad is connecting fathers with their babies through the power of reading.