Blog Posts tagged: spotlight on

Maisy Mouse by Lucy Cousins

Spotlight On: Maisy by Lucy Cousins

Head of Early Years, Kirsty Sinclair, explains why she was delighted when Maisy's Bus was selected to go into the Bookbug Toddler Bag this year.

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Cover of If You're Happy and You Know It...

Spotlight On: If You’re Happy and You Know it...

Illustrator and Art Director, Annie Kubler, describes the creative process behind If You're Happy and You Know It and offers her top tips for sharing this book with little ones.

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Cover of Peekaboo! in the Jungle

Spotlight On: Peekaboo! in the Jungle

In this month's Spotlight On blog, we speak to Cocoretto, a South American-based illustration team that worked on Peekaboo! in the Jungle. Peekaboo! is a beautiful, bold, lift-the-flap book included in this year's Bookbug Baby Bag.

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Picture of Ben cuddling Penguin

Spotlight On: Penguin by Polly Dunbar

Polly Dunbar talks about the inspiration behind her picture book, Penguin, and the unexpected ways it's reached many families

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Cover of Blackbird, Blackbird, What Do You Do?

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Kate McLelland

Scottish-based author and illustrator Kate McLelland talks about the inspiration behind her work and the books she loved as a child.

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Dear Zoo animals emerging from yellow crate

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Rod Campbell

Dear Zoo is a classic picture book loved by all - discover more about the world of its wonderful author and illustrator, Rod Campbell.

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Elephant, zebra, tortoise, pelican and mouse

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Mary Murphy

The wonderful Mary Murphy talks to us about the inspiration behind her books, her typical working day and why she never shares her ideas with friends or family.

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Ten Little Pirates by Mike Brownlow

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Mike Brownlow

Ten Little Pirates author, Mike Brownlow, encourages us to get children jumping into the air and inventing their own sea monsters in our latest author spotlight

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The Nowhere Box cover

Spotlight On: Sam Zuppardi

Author and illustrator Sam Zuppardi talks about his work

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Cate James photo by Callum Moffat

Spotlight On: Cate James

Lollipop and Grandpa illustrator Cate James on influences and inspirations, and her life as an illustrator

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