Emma Shoard drops by the Barrington Stoke blog to share a bit about her work on our new YA novella written by Mal Peet. Welcome Emma! — Hello, I’m Emma, an illustrator of YA books amongst other things and this is my most recent illustrated book for Barrington Stoke. I have been given the opportunity […]
This week we celebrate Refugee Week and, alongside it, World Refugee Day which falls today on the 20th June. To commemorate its 20th anniversary, this year Refugee Week is asking that everyone take part in at least one of 20 simple acts to help change the way we see refugees and ourselves. No. 3 on […]
We’re heading into summer and we’ve got exciting new stories and familiar faces in our crop of June new titles!
It’s Father’s Day this weekend and that means celebrating all things dad! We have some fantastic books exploring what it means to be a ‘dad’. Phil Earle celebrates how we idolise our dads in Superdad’s Day Off, a Little Gems story for early readers packed with superhero action! As Stanley’s dad is the much-loved superhero Dynamo […]
Today is Empathy Day, a new annual event organised by EmpathyLab that focuses on using books as tools to build more understanding.