Blog Posts tagged: Picture books

Elephant, zebra, tortoise, pelican and mouse

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Mary Murphy

The wonderful Mary Murphy talks to us about the inspiration behind her books, her typical working day and why she never shares her ideas with friends or family.

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Numbers by Denise Krebs (Flickr Creative Commons)

Books and Numbers: To Infinity and Add One

The most effective way to use books and rhymes to start teaching your child numbers

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Peekaboo Jungle cover

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Emily Bolam

Learn how Peekaboo Jungle illustrator Emily Bolam finds inspiration, beats creative block and tackles a typical workday. Plus, her top tip for budding authors or illustrators.

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Never Bite a Tiger on the Nose by Lynne Rickards and Eilidh Muldoon

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Eilidh Muldoon

Find out more about Never Bite a Tiger on the Nose illustrator Eilidh Muldoon

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Never Bite a Tiger on the Nose by Lynne Rickards and Eilidh Muldoon

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Lynne Rickards

Find out more about Never Bite a Tiger on the Nose author Lynne Rickards

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Wanted! Ralfy Rabbit, Book Burglar cover by Emily MacKenzie

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Emily MacKenzie

Learn more about the author of Wanted! Ralfy Rabbit, Book Burglar.

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The Nowhere Box cover

Spotlight On: Sam Zuppardi

Author and illustrator Sam Zuppardi talks about his work

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The Moomins: Finland's Greatest Export

Exploring Tove Jansson and the Moomins

The work and life of Moomin creator Tove Jansson

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Kate Greenaway Medal: Our top picks

Our favourite books from the Kate Greenaway Medal shortlist.

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Cate James photo by Callum Moffat

Spotlight On: Cate James

Lollipop and Grandpa illustrator Cate James on influences and inspirations, and her life as an illustrator

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