The Emma Press

The Emma Press

The Emma Press BACK TO FEATURES The Emma Press publishes beautifully designed collections of poetry and prose for adults and children from otherwise unheard voices, including children’s poetry from Indonesia, Estonia, Latvia and Spain. In this interview we speak to...
Book Island

Book Island

Book Island BACK TO FEATURES IBBY supporter Greet Pauwelijn founded Book Island in 2012, two years after moving to New Zealand with her young family. With a focus on beautiful European picture books in English translation, the publishing house brings together Greet’s...
Shade 7

Shade 7

Shade 7 Hajera Memon, author, publisher and managing director of Shade 7 publishing. The Story of the Elephant, Sarah Al- Feel (Shade 7 Publishing, 2014). My First Wudu Book,  Hajera Memon and Rose Hill (Shade 7 Publishing, 2015). Hats of Faith,  Medeia...
Otter-Barry Books

Otter-Barry Books

Otter-Barry Books In this interview, we feature Otter Barry Books, a recently established independent United Kingdom publisher. It is headed by Janetta Otter Barry, someone with a vast experience in publishing, beginning with Blackie and Methuen. From 1988, she worked...
Lantana Publishing

Lantana Publishing

Lantana Publishing Because all children deserve to see themselves in the books they read Lantana Publishing is a remarkable new publishing venture. Started in 2014 by Alice Curry and Caroline Godfrey, two friends who first met at Oxford University, its aim is produce...