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Toby – Perfect Picture Book Friday & Giveaway

Title: Toby Written and Illustrated by: Hazel Mitchell Published by: Candlewick, September 13th, 2016 Themes: dog adoption, single parent families, companionship, transition, loneliness Ages: 4-8 Opening: “Hey bud, can you help me unpack?” “Sure. Dad…”          “Can we get a dog?” … Continue reading

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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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Interview with JaNay Brown-Wood and Hazel Mitchell, creators of Imani’s Moon

One of the fun things of being friends with illustrators is getting sneak-peaks at art spreads before the book is published. I fell in love with this story back last Christmas when Hazel was busy working on the front cover, … Continue reading

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