Out soon! My new picture book:
Zarif thinks that he is a very important and scary tiger but will a
cat-loving lady feel the same?
Find out what happens when the two meet.
Read my latest blog
Why we need to keep ancient stories alive.
A good story deserves a great introduction and, for me, there can be no better beginning than: “Once upon a time…”
Stories that will keep you captivated
It’s 25 years since Handa’s Surprise was first published.
This beautiful book, written and illustrated by Eileen Browne, was a firm favourite with both of my daughters and their classmates.
Celebrating the timeless power of poetry
Tyger Tyger, burning bright,
In the forests of the night;
These opening lines of William Blake’s famous poem The Tyger crackle with magic for me…