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Hazel Mitchel – Illustrator Interview

Hazel and I go way back, to a time when pocket money was 10p and for that you’d get you a bag of candy as large as your fist;  and London was overrun by wonderful creatures called wombles. Seriously, I … Continue reading

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Illustrator Interview – Matt Phelan

A few weeks back I posted a review in our Perfect Picture Book Friday series of the first book Matt illustrated, THE NEW GIRL…. AND ME. I had so many comments on this post on my Facebook page from people … Continue reading

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Perfect Picture Book Friday – Higher! Higher!

Higher! Higher! By Leslie Patricelli Published by Candlewick Press, 2009 Ages: 2 – 5 Themes: Height, perspective, distance, fantasy v fiction, swinging Opening/Synopsis: “Higher! Higher!”  Indeed, these are the only words we read, several times, except a cute interchange in … Continue reading

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