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Robinson and Shakespeare: dark humours

Back in February, in the post on Edmund Dulac’s illustrations for The Tempest, I promised a series of posts based on individual volumes in the Hodder and Stoughton series of special editions of Shakespeare plays from the first decade of the 20th century.  1,231 more words

20th Century

Food from Books: Pippi Longstocking

My mum is Japanese but she likes Western/European films and literature. So naturally children’s books and films she got for me were mostly Western/European classics (but translated in Japanese), such as… 446 more words


Newly Published Children's Book 'Once upon a Poodle'

I am very pleased to announce that my friend, award-winning author Chrysa Smith, has just released her first full-color picture book entitled Once upon a Poodle, … 270 more words


Sketch Book friday - 1

sketch book – girl with crown – ©Annmarie Scott 2016

Drawing children – as they play – can be as rewarding as it is difficult. The difficulty comes with constant movement. 90 more words