Blog Posts tagged: Illustration

Liz Pichon drawing

5 Things We Learned from Liz Pichon at Authors Live

Catch up with our Authors Live broadcast featuring the bestselling author of the Tom Gates series, Liz Pichon.

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Teens' Book of the Month: The Red Shoes

Teens' Book of the Month: The Red Shoes

Check out this month's book recommendation for teens: a dark and engaging retelling of Hans Christian Anderson's The Red Shoes by graphic novel duo Metaphrog.

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Children and Teen Book of the Month: Peter Pan

Children's and Teens' Book of the Month: Peter Pan

Check out this month's children's book recommendation, a beautifully illustrated graphic novel that breathes new life into the much loved tale Peter Pan.

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Cover of The Haunted Farm by Elys Dolan

How to Zombify a Duck

Elys Dolan uncovers the classic horror movies which reappear as farm animals in her new picture book, The Mystery of the Haunted Farm. From Count Donkula to zombie ducks, you definitely wouldn't want to bother this livestock.

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Allen Ginsberg Obama-style poster

18 posters and prints for book lovers

Give your home, room, office or student flat the bookish look it deserves with one of these literary posters and prints.

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Two pupils from the Comic Con with a giant cardboard chainsaw

Comic Con at James Young High School library

School librarian Kateri Wilson tells us how she celebrated comics with her pupils in a fun-filled day

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The Little Red Train crossing the finishing line

The Art of Picture Books

Picture books have an ability to transport children into worlds they may never have imagined, so should be cherished for as long as possible.

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Bringing History to Life at Aith Junior School

Horrible Histories illustrator Martin Brown shares cross-curricular projects that can help get pupils excited about history

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Martin Brown at Aith Junior High School

Martin Brown: Everyone Can Draw!

Horrible Histories illustrator Martin Brown shares his brilliant tips for creating your own cartoons!

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Peekaboo Jungle cover

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Emily Bolam

Learn how Peekaboo Jungle illustrator Emily Bolam finds inspiration, beats creative block and tackles a typical workday. Plus, her top tip for budding authors or illustrators.

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