Everyone’s the smartest

Everyone’s the smartest

Everyone’s the smartest Book Details Everyone’s the smartestContra, illus. Ulla Saar, transl. Charlotte Geater, Kätlin Kaldmaa & Richard O’Brien. Birmingham: Emma Press, hb, 9 781 910 139 998, 2018, £10, 96pp.Poetry, picture book, translation, 7-11 years BACK TO...
The book of clouds

The book of clouds

The book of clouds Book Details The book of cloudsJuris Kronbergs, illus. Anete Melece, transl. Māra Rozīte & Richard O’Brien. Birmingham: Emma Press, hb, 9 781 910 139 141, 2018, £10, 80pp.Poetry, picture book, translation, 7-11 years BACK TO REVIEWS This...
Queen of seagulls

Queen of seagulls

Queen of seagulls Book Details Queen of seagullsR.B, transl. Elina Braslina. Birmingham: Emma Press, hb, 9 781 910 139 134, 2018, £10, 48pp.Poetry, picture book, translation, 7-11 years BACK TO REVIEWS This is a very welcome translation from the Latvian original, a...
Wild Wolf

Wild Wolf

Wild Wolf Book Details Wild WolfFiona French. Burley Gate, Herefordshire: Otter-Barry Books, hb, 9 781 910 959 930, 2018, £12.99, 32pp.Fiction, picture book, 5+ years BACK TO REVIEWS This is a story of pride and anger, forgiveness and love. When Proud Girl refuses...
Mrs Noah’s pockets

Mrs Noah’s pockets

Mrs Noah’s pockets Book Details Mrs Noah’s pocketsJackie Morris, illus. James Mayhew. Burley Gate, Herefordshire: Otter-Barry Books, hb, 9 781 910 959 091, 2017, £12.99, 40pp.Picture book, 3+ years BACK TO REVIEWS This is a very vivid and original reimagining of...
The visitor

The visitor

The visitor Book Details The visitorAntje Damm. Wellington, NZ: Gecko Press, hb, 9 781 776 571 888, 2018, £10.99, 32pp.Fiction, picture book, 5+ years BACK TO REVIEWS This small exquisite book carries its message about loneliness and friendship subtly and skillfully....