East meets West at the 36th IBBY Congress

East meets West at the 36th IBBY Congress

Every two years IBBY Congress travels to a different country; England, Mexico, New Zealand are some previous destinations. This summer Greece was calling, with the theme East meets West around children’s books and fairy tales. As a proud Greek who lives in the UK and...
First Impressions of IBBY Worldwide Congress 2018

First Impressions of IBBY Worldwide Congress 2018

Kalimera!  I could do worse than start the day with peaches and Greek yoghurt, sitting on the terrace in the early morning sun.   Having arrived in Athens late the night before, this was my first opportunity to glimpse something of its landscape, and to meet the UK...
IBBY 36th International Conference

IBBY 36th International Conference

Arriving in Athens airport yesterday afternoon, I had no idea what to expect as I hopped on the Metro and made my way to meet the other IBBY UK delegates. Who was I going to meet at the conference? What talks would I get the opportunity to hear? What really happens at...
Nicholas Stevenson

Nicholas Stevenson

Diary of a Time Traveller by David Long. Illustrations Nicolas Stevenson. Published by Wide Eyed Editions, October 2015. Diary of a Time Traveller by David Long. Illustrations Nicolas Stevenson. Published by Wide Eyed Editions, October 2015.   Diary of a Time...
Victoria Turnball

Victoria Turnball

Victoria Turnbull Pandora (Frances Lincoln, 2016). Text and illustrations © 2016 Victoria Turnbull Victoria Turnbull The Sea Tiger (Templar, 2014). Text and illustrations © 204 Victoria Turnbull   Victoria Turnbull Pandora (Frances Lincoln, 2016). Text and...