The Southbank Centre will be inviting 100 children to a literary-themed sleepover for one night at the Royal Festival Hall as part of Imagine Children’s Festival. 159 more words
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The 200th edition of Stylist Magazine has been written and produced by a team of celebrities including Roald Dahl illustrator Quentin Blake and This Is for You author and artist Rob Ryan who both took on Art Director duties. 154 more words
As an avid reader of Roald Dahl when I was younger, I was fascinated by the quirky illustrations of Quentin Blake through my childhood. Although I never want to recreate the same type of artwork it still puts a small on my face when I rifle through my old books and see the sketchy smiling faces staring up at me. 117 more words
This task allowed me to do something I don’t normally do which is try baking. i was lucky enough to have a friend who has their own book of recipes based on Roald Dahl books and illustrated by Quentin Blake. 29 more words
J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone has been voted as the best children’s title in a Booktrust poll.
The poll, which asked readers of all ages to vote for their favourite stories from a list of 100, was launched to celebrate Children’s Book Week 2013. 312 more words
As I am creating my book on Flipsnack- which I have explained in a previous post, it will look exactly like a book. Therefore I have decided to set my story out like a proper children’s book, with the pictures on one page and the text on the opposite page, giving the text more room so not to take attention away from the picture. 130 more words