Childrens Authors

Why Working Mums Deserve More Credit Than They're Given

Nicola J Rowley | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Parents
Nicola J Rowley

A wife or partner trying to keep your house free from the never-ending mountains of washing, somehow keeping the fridge stocked with food, and the house as clean as possible. And you also have a career, where you need to juggle all the competing demands that everyone else faces on a daily basis.

'Miffy' Author Dick Bruna Dies Aged 89

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.02.2017 | UK Parents

Dick Bruna, the author of the children’s books and much-loved character ‘Miffy’, has died at the age of 89. Bruna reportedly died in his sleep a...

Ten Questions Children Ask Authors

Hilary Robinson | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Hilary Robinson

Martin Amis once famously declared that he would have to have "a serious brain injury" to write for children and that "he could never write about som...

Marvellous Medicine: Who's The Favourite Author Of Primary School Teachers?

Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Roald Dahl has been voted primary school teachers' favourite author. A survey found five of his works are among their top 10 books for children und...

Children's Books are Works of Art

Notting Hill Editions | Posted 10.03.2012 | Home
Notting Hill Editions

When you are writing a children's book, as opposed to that long-cherished monograph on drawing pins or Winston Churchill you've always wanted to write, you are merely tapping into another layer of your consciousness: you are remembering what it is like to be a child.