Browse our fabulous catalogue of exciting new titles and upcoming releases for 2024!
Elephant and Friends Manners
It’s hard to always have good manners and even adults sometimes struggle!
These board books show young children that good manners make the world a much nicer place. Using friendly animal characters to explore different elements of etiquette, each book explains a specific area of manners to help little people realise that life is easier when we’re all being polite!
Illustrated by Mr Griff, Hastings, UK.
Griff has worked in the creative industry for over 25 years, as an illustrator, author, live action director and animator. He lives and works in Hastings with his family and Pepper the schnauzer. www.mrgriff.uk
This is definitely NOT just another boring My First concept series.
With a joke on every page and charming illustrations, this brand-new approach to first concept books will ensure that toddlers and parents will giggle together as they find out just how funny learning to count and the alphabet can be!
Illustrated by Jack Viant, Plymouth, UK.
Jack is inspired by cartoons, picture books, packaging, toys and advertising campaigns aimed at children. He crafts his images digitally using a mixture of software, machines and coffee. Jack wants to connect with adults and children through his work, teaching valuable lessons, and bringing joy where possible by channeling the ridiculous.
Little Book, BIG Idea
These delightful books build fun foundations for life-long learning by explaining big ideas to little people.
Using simple language to explain complicated ideas, each book takes the core questions that relate to each subject and provides answers that make sense to young children. Stunning illustrations support the non-fiction narrative ensuring our picture book approach feels fresh and different.
Illustrated by Katie Rewse, Bournemouth, UK.
Since graduating in 2017, Katie has specialised in children’s book illustration. She is particularly interested in how illustration can be used to inspire positive change and she finds inspiration in travel, adventure and the outdoors.
Shortlisted for the AOI World Illustration Awards. Longlisted for the Blue Peter Awards.
Coming in November ’23:
What is history?
What is science?
Coming in April ’24:
What is drama?
What is technology?
When I Grow Up, I Want To…
It’s never too early to start getting excited about the future! These charming books help little people understand some of the jobs that make the world work.
Using simple language to explain different jobs, each book takes a theme and demonstrates to young children how different roles can help to look after the planet, invent new things, help people and create wonderful stuff to improve our world.
Illustrated by Flavio Remontti, São Paulo, Brazil.
Flavio has worked for several years for game and animation studios. Since 2017 he has worked exclusively as a freelancer, producing art for children’s television series, publications, children’s books, advertising campaigns, and educational content in Brazil, Canada, Europe, and the United States.
Coming in Spring 2024:
Make & Create
Invent & Build
In a modern world where creativity is more important than ever, these aspirational books will encourage and inspire the next generation of creative young minds.
From the ancient origins of performance to the emerging digital world fusing art and technology, this series gives children an amazing insight into today’s creative world.
Illustrated by Hannah Li, New York, USA.
Hannah Li is an award-winning Chinese illustrator based in Manhattan, NY. She started drawing when she was a kid, and amused herself by doodling. After she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts in China, she moved to the US and pursued her MFA in illustration at Savannah College of Art and Design. Later, she moved to New York City and started her career as a freelance illustrator.
Coming in Autumn ’24:
Thank You for the Music
Clever Cogs Puzzle Books
Perplexing puzzles to feed hungry young brains.
These books are packed with over 100 puzzles, mazes, hidden objects, word searches, word ladders and more to keep children occupied for hours.
Practically Awesome Animals
Learn how to bake, cook and draw with our hilarious animal friends!
Rhinoceros, Orangutan and their friends teach readers how to draw and create comics.
With step-by-step instructions and bright, colourful illustrations, these practical fill-in art activity books give children the basic skills to unleash their inner artist.
Sheep, Llama and their friends, on the other hand, teach readers how to bake and cook.
In Sheep Can’t Bake, readers will learn how to create delicious sponge cakes, tray bakes, breads, biscuits, gluten-free and dairy-free bakes plus much more. Llama handles the savoury side of life, from things on toast, through eggs, curries, pasta, rice and plenty of vegetarian and vegan dishes, all the way to a roast chicken dinner. Essential life skills for readers of all ages.
Illustrated by Luke Newell and Mr Griff.
Photography by Tina Knowles.
Coming in January 2024
Orangutan Can’t Draw Comics, But You Can!
Llama Can’t Cook, But You Can!