Friendship is like a train journey. There are happy moments, boring moments and exciting moments. There is anger and loneliness, and there is forgiveness, and the thread of friendship runs through everything, like rail tracks through the ... read more
With haunting echoes of the current refugee crisis this beautifully illustrated book explores the unimaginable decisions made as a family leave their home and everything they know to escape the turmoil and tragedy brought by war.
This book will stay with you long after the last page is turned.
An essential book for our times.
“I look up to the birds that seem to be following us. They are migrating just like us. And their journey, like ours, is very long, but they don’t have to cross any borders.”
A powerful, unflinchin... read more
Best Picture Books of 2016
'Welcome to Rome,' says Mr Chicken's guide, Federica...'Climb aboard my Vespa and hold on to your hat.'..Mr Chicken's childhood dream is about to begin...Another triumph from the Australian Children's Laureate, acclaimed creator of Mr Chicken Goes to Paris and Mr Chicken Lands on London...
Sadie is a little girl with a big imagination; in her short life she has been a girl who lived under the sea and a boy raised by wolves, a wonderland adventurer and a visitor to the world of fairy tales.
O'Leary and Morstad pull off a ... read more
Little Kunoichi, a young ninja in training, is frustrated. Inspired by tiny Chibi Samurai's practice and skills, she works harder than ever and makes a friend. Together, they show the power of perseverance, hard work and coop... read more
From the multi award-winning picture book maker of A Bit Lost and Shh! We Have a Plan, comes the ultimate bedtime book. A series of exquisitely coloured cut pages of increasing size introduce woodland families - bears, deer, rabbits... read more
Whatever you fear, come close my dearYou're tucked in safe for always hereAnd I will never not be nearBecause of our love umbrellaFrom this award-winning creative duo comes a stunning celebration of the joy and comfort that love can bring - wherever we roam in the big, wild world.
In this delightful collection of four rhyming stories, Alison Lester shares the joy of all the things little children can do in a day. This gorgeous padded hardcover makes the perfect gift or addition to a first library.
This enchanting companion to the hugely successful I Went Walking takes young readers on another stroll around the farmyard - this time there are lots of baby animals to meet!
George has no interest in exploring the world. He's far too busy at home baking fine pastries. Or so he tells his friends when they invite him along on their wonderful adventures. But when Pascal digs a little deeper, the real reason Ge... read more
A beautiful, hardback, peep-inside guide to the Moominhouse - the perfect gift for Moomin fans young and old. Welcome to the Moominhouse! Full of secrets and extraordinary creatures, the curious explorer is rewa... read more