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Sandy Fussell’s gorgeously poignant picture book, Sad, the dog, has just been released (Walker Books, Australia, and Candlewick Press, United States – more details at the end of this post), but you may also know her from her popular Samurai Kids series, along with many other books. What you mightn’t know is that she has written those books through […]
I’ve been wanting to write about this book for a while now. But every time I went to do it, I felt like I hadn’t articulated my response strongly enough. So what I’m going to do instead is offer you an edited version of the email I sent to Vikki: … Inbetween Days, to me, represents the absolute best of what a work […]
Okay, so you may have noticed that this post is a little late. That’s because I had to talk to my legal department. This next guest? Trouble. BIG trouble. Lock up your lanyards, that’s all I’ve got to say. Well, actually, of course I’ve got more to say – I’ve got a reputation as being longwinded […]