Sticker Shape Create Thereza Rowe, Ivy Press

REVIEW / Artistic Activity Books

These activity books for children by contemporary illustrators, designers and architects will draw out the artist in everyone.

Life and I: A Story About Death

REVIEW / Life and I: A Story About Death

Lucy Noakes discovers a unique approach to teaching children to embrace Life and learn about Death in this beautiful Norwegian tale by author Elisabeth Helland Larsen and illustrator Marine Schneider.

Poster by Olga and Galena Chicagova

NEWS / Children’s Books from Soviet Russia at House of Illustration

This exhibition of rare Soviet-era children’s books at the House of Illustration highlights the achievements of the artists, designers, writers and poets working in Soviet Russia without whose innovations the contemporary picture book may never have been born.

Rachel Williams and Jenny Broom, Wide Eyed Editions

ARTICLE / Illustrating non-fiction books for children

Publisher and children’s book author Rachel Williams describes the inspiration behind ground-breaking imprint Wide Eyed Editions, whose non-fiction books are as visually enriching as they are informative.

Jill and Dragon by Lesley Barnes

NEWS / The Enchanted Page at London Print Studio

The Enchanted Page exhibition at London Print Studio is an immersive exhibition that invites children and adults alike to experience the enchantment of contemporary children’s book illustration.


NEWS / South London Gallery Children’s Book Fair

Dedicated entirely to books for children, the South London Gallery Children’s Book Fair celebrates the enjoyment of reading. It offers visitors the chance to discover new books from some of the UK’s most innovative independent children’s publishers.