Q&A with Andy Fackrell

Our May membership is a brand new release and we were thrilled to be able to chat with Andy Fackrell, the author and illustrator of Group Hug!: A Collective Noun Safari. We spoke to Andy about his creative careers thus far; how he was stuck out in the Serengeti with a cackle of hygenas; his inspiration behind the book and how it supports the United Nations Development Programme and the Lion’s Share, two organisations committed to protecting our most vulnerable wildlife groups.

You can watch our Q&A with Andy here or read the full transcript below.

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Q&A with Jo Williamson

“Papa Penguin and Pippin run the best cafe in the Antarctic, serving fish for breakfast, fish for lunch, fish for dinner, and even… fish ice cream! Everyone loves fish. Or do they?” What’s for Lunch, Papa Penguin? takes a penguin chef on a chaotic roadtrip around the world in search of new exciting foods to try. It is one of the two books featured in our Cooking Kit book box, we are celebrating its release with this 5 question chat with the author and illustrator of this hilarious picture book, Jo Williamson. Enjoy!

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Q & A with Christine Sharp

“There’s a storm brewing and the hive must find a new home. With clouds filling the sky and thunder growling, Bertha bravely rises to the occasion … until she meets BEAR, that is!” Bertha and Bear is a book buzzing with friendship, about finding your place and the courage of one brave little bee.  It is one of the two books featured in our Bear Hug book box, we are celebrating its release with a 5 question chat with the author and illustrator of this gorgeous book, Christine Sharp. Enjoy! Continue reading “Q & A with Christine Sharp”