Tag Archives: Booktrust

Wow! Said the Owl

Just before the Easter holidays started, I went along to a Bookstart Party at fils cadet‘s nursery. There was story reading and an enthusiastic acting out of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, and a Bookstart pack at the end … Continue reading

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Other Worlds: Publishing children’s literature in translation

I had another trip down to the big city on Tuesday, this time for a discussion on children’s literture in translation held at the English Speaking Union in Mayfair. The panelists were Anthea Bell, Barry Cunningham and Danny Hahn of … Continue reading

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