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.

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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.

The Wonder Garden

REVIEW / The Wonder Garden

Kristjana S Williams and Jenny Broom’s exquisitely produced book about the natural world is radical in its approach to non-fiction, using a highly coded design that help readers navigate and remember new information.

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REVIEW / Paper Engineering in Children’s Books

Since Victorian times pop-ups and paper engineering in children’s books have held the ability to provoke a sense of wonder and astonishment in readers of all ages. These contemporary examples are no exception.

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NEWS / Help refugees find their families

Reconnect is a crowd-funding campaign raising money for the UN’s agency for refugees initiated by neuroscientist Marta Moita, illustrator Madalena Matoso and fellow Portuguese creatives.