Some time ago I had agreed to speak to a group of MA students, a friend had asked me to, but as the day got closer and the nerves kicked in, I couldn’t quite remember why I had agreed. But on Thursday morning I loaded my suitcase on wheels with my treasure…books.
Professional Crocodile is the result of a collaboration between Giovanna Zoboli and Mariachiara di Giorgio. This book has no words but is a story packed with detail & humour. Each page reveals the world that Mr Crocodile inhabits daily on his journey to work.
Over the last two weeks I have spent half my time in Paris for trade shows – such a hardship I know. My first long weekend visit was to Maison et Objet, which is absolutely gigantic, though luckily my attention is usually focused on just one or two of the halls. Most of my time at Maison is spent on the Djeco stand and this year was no different.
We were thrilled to host the launch of Charlotte Hedeman Gueniau's latest book Happy Home - Everyday Magic for the Family Kitchen. Charlotte Hedeman Gueniau is the founder of Rice DK; a brand that we have stocked since opening nearly 7 years ago.
Our two year 5 & 6 book clubs met to discuss Emerald Secret and the conversations abounded with these words- ‘Mysterious…Secretive…Weird…Adventurous…Technological…Futuristic…Exciting.’