The Pebble

The Pebble

The Pebble Book Details The PebbleMarius Marcinkevičius, illus. Inga Dagilè, transl. Jūra Avižienis. London: Thames & Hudson, hb. 978 0 5006 5326 5, 2023, £12.99, 50pp.Picture book, 11+ years BACK TO REVIEWS The story is set in Vilnius in Lithuania, though the...
The General

The General

The General Book Details The GeneralJanet Charters, illus. Michael Foreman. London: Templar Books, pb. 978 1 8487 7160 4, 2013, £7.99, 48pp.Picture book, 3-5 years BACK TO REVIEWS This was the first picture book illustrated by Michael Foreman, originally published in...
The Fox on the Swing

The Fox on the Swing

The Fox on the Swing Book Details The Fox on the SwingEvelina Daciūtė, illus. Aušra Kiudulaitė. London: Thames and Hudson, hb. 978 0 5006 5156 8, 2018, £10.95, 48pp.Picture book, 5-8 years BACK TO REVIEWS Paul lives in a tree with his parents. His father goes to work...
A Child Like You

A Child Like You

A Child Like You Book Details A Child Like YouNa’ima B Robert, illus. Nadine Kaadan. Burley Gate, Herefordshire: Otter-Barry Books, hb. 978 1 9130 7417 3, 2023, £12.99, 28pp.Picture book, 5+ years BACK TO REVIEWS Na’ima B Robert – and it is a joy to have a new book by...
Are We There Yet?

Are We There Yet?

Are We There Yet? Book Details Are We There Yet?Sven Völker. London: Cicada, hb. 978 1 8006 6037 3, 2023, £12.99, 32pp.Picture book, 3-7 years BACK TO REVIEWS ‘So where are we heading to?’ asked Bear.‘All journeys have secret destinations,’ replied Butterfly.‘The...