William Shakespeare was born this week in 1564 and, to celebrate, we’ve invited Jane Eagland to the blog to talk all about The Greatest Show of All, her Shakespearean retelling. Welcome, Jane!
Emma Shoard drops by the Barrington Stoke blog to share a bit about her work on the illustrated edition of Siobhan Dowd’s powerful and timeless story, The Pavee and the Buffer Girl. Welcome Emma!
Today we play a quick round of Five Questions with Sally Nicholls, the award-winning author of All About Ella, illustrated by Hannah Coulson.
Last week was World Book Day and we marked it in a very special way, with the launch of The Pavee and the Buffer Girl by Siobhan Dowd in a stunning new edition illustrated by Emma Shoard.
We welcome Berlie Doherty to the blog as she tells us all about her Little Gem Blue John (illustrated by Alexandria Neonakis), the stone the story is based on and the series of events that inspired it. Welcome Berlie!