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...
Reflecting Realities – call for action

Reflecting Realities – call for action

Reflecting Realities – call for action CLPE and BookTrust announce partnership to drive long-term and systemic change in representation in children’s literature and publishing Children’s reading charity BookTrust and the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education...
A Story about Afiya

A Story about Afiya

A Story about Afiya Book Details A Story about AfiyaJames Berry, illus. Anna Cunha. London: Lantana Publishing, hb 978 1 9113 7333 9, 2020, £11.99, 32pp.Picture book, fiction, 4-6 years BACK TO REVIEWS Afiya has just one dress to wear, a white frock that she washes...