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Michael Rosen’s Sad Book, by Michael Rosen (Walker Books). So this isn’t actually a book I read last week – I read this book last year, but I thought I’d sneak in a wee review just because it’s so brilliant! 531 more words
Quentin Blake is an illustrator, probably most famous for his collaborations with Roald Dahl. I must confess that I did not know Quentin Blake before this A-Z. 562 more words
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How To Measure A Year And A Day In The Sun
So clearly I’ve been a little neglectful on the blog front and honestly I just hadn’t even realised how much time had passed as there’s been a lot going on! 1,389 more words
6 days, 5 hours
Simply The Betsy
Isn’t this the best illustration of Jane Austen? Quentin Blake drew a whole series commissioned by Stylist for their 200th issue. I’m a huge fan.
It is obvious from the first moment that this is a short and simple story for young children – an important thing to remember when reviewing this as an adult.
1 week, 5 days
2 weeks, 2 days
Brief- Using After Effects software, create a 10-20 second video which includes a sound clip and kinetic type. The video is in response to the illustrator Quentin Blake. 588 more words
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