Belonging Street

Belonging Street

Belonging Street Book Details Belonging StreetMandy Coe, illus. Mandy Coe, Burley Gate, Hereford: Otter-Barry Books, pb 978 1 9130 7480 7, 2020, £7.99, 96pp.Poetry, 7-11 years BACK TO REVIEWS This is another in the series of small stuff-in-your-schoolbag poetry books....
Calm Beasts

Calm Beasts

Calm Beasts Book Details Calm BeastsHerberts Dorbe, illus. Gita Treice, trans. Žanete Vēv ere Pasqualini and Kate Wakeling, Birmingham: The Emma Press, pb. 978 1 9101 3993 6, 2019, £4.00, 32pp. [First published as Rāmi-svēri by Lies un Maz, Riga, Latvia in 2013. ©...
Poems the Wind Blew In

Poems the Wind Blew In

Poems the Wind Blew In Book Details Poems the Wind Blew InCarmelo C. Iribarren, illus. Riya Chowdhury, trans. Lawrence Schimel. Birmingham: The Emma Press, pb. 978 1 912915 31 6, 2019, £8.99, 80pp.[First published in Spain as Versos que el viento arrastra by Ediciones...
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...