Monthly Archives: October 2015

Learning to draw with Mark Crilley

When Chris Riddell took over as children’s laureate, I thought it would be the perfect time to have a go at drawing. As a kid I used to spend many an hour doodling and creating,so I thought how daft to give it all up for no good reason! So after a few searches on YouTube, […]

Review of Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by K.G. Campbell

Good Reads tells us: It begins, as the best superhero stories do, with a tragic accident that has unexpected consequences. The squirrel never saw the vacuum cleaner coming, but self-described cynic Flora Belle Buckman, who has read every issue of the comic book Terrible Things Can Happen to You!, is the just the right person […]