Popular CITV children’s book series Bookaboo, about a book-lovin’, rock’n’roll drummin’ dog, returns over Christmas. In each episode a special guest reads Bookaboo a new story. DUSTBIN DAD will be read by brilliantly funny actor Warwick Davis, alias Professor Flitwick in … Continue reading →
Comedian, actor an writer Robert Webb (Mitchell and Webb, Peep Show etc) will be reading THE GREAT BALLOON HULLABALLOO on CBeebies Bedtime Stories on Tuesday, 3rd December at 18.50 UK time. The programme link is here.
Jim Field and I had a great Rich Witch, Poor Witch event at the Bath Festival of Children’s Literature on October 5th. Much witch-hat-making fun was had by a sell-out audience of small people and their mums and dads. Here’s … Continue reading →
Know any little ’uns who like diggers and/or dinosaurs? Thought so. In that case, keep an eye out for my new picture book, Diggory Digger and the Dinosaurs, a rollicking underground adventure starring plucky little Diggory and his friend Morris the … Continue reading →
King Jack and the Dragon, illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, is one of eight books on the 2013 shortlist for the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal, presented annually by CILIP (the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals) for outstanding illustrators. The winner … Continue reading →