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Careers by DK Publishing

DK Published has managed a nearly impossible feat here: they’ve created a book that is packed full of information but also inviting and friendly. A perfect synthesis of hard and soft presentation to create a very useful and incredible usable guidebook suitable for teens and tweens. 537 more words

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Three Things to Remember When Illustrating a Children's Book by Annette Munnich

I am enormously grateful for the opportunity I have had illustrating the Billy Rabbit Adventure Series written by Dennis Gager. I had a solid art background including 14 years of Photoshop experience when Denny approached me for this and it has been a light and happy addition to my life. 493 more words


#ReadingRainbow: We want to brighten up your January!

Is grey, dreary January getting you down? Has the novelty of your New Year’s resolutions worn off?

We’re here to help! This week we’re going to be posting colourful book covers on… 59 more words


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time by Mark Haddon

This is a beautiful book about a teenage boy, Christopher, with autism who struggles with every day life as he tries to find out what happened to his neighbour’s dog. 203 more words


I Like This Poem by Kaye Webb

This book is a collection of poems chosen for children aged five to fifteen although people both older and younger than this can still enjoy the poems. 274 more words


The Princess and the Frog Review

When you look at the list of Disney princesses you have to go pretty far down to find any that are vaguely ethnic. In fact in the plethora of Disney princesses the only ones that spring to mind are Jasmine, Pocahontas, Mulan and Esmeralda. 535 more words


101 Essential Tips: Cat Care by Andrew Edney, David Taylor

101 Essential Tips: Cat Care is an easily digestible guide to cat ownership intended for kids. The book is beautifully presented with many photographs and each tip is in small, easy to digest chunks. 397 more words

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