Meet “Mamasaurus” with Stephan Lomp

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At Bright we’re always eager to take a peek behind the creative curtain of our artists’ lives. We had the opportunity to chat with über talented Stephan Lomp following the March publication of his author/illustrated Mamasaurus (Chronicle Books). Read on to learn more about the development that went into Mamasaurus, and what Stephan has in store for this beloved dino family!

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Levi Pinfold’s Greenling Wins English Association Book Award

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Congratulations to Levi Pinfold for winning the English Association's 7-11 years Picture Book Award for his haunting and thought-provoking fable, Greenling. Established in 1995, the awards are presented to the best children's Fiction and Non-Fiction picture books of the year.

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The Bear and the Piano wins illustrated book category for the Waterstones Book Prize 2016!

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What an extraordinary day it was yesterday, March 17th 2016, the date of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize - now in its twelfth year and selecting the very, very best in new and emerging talent for children’s writing and illustration. Uniquely, it’s a prize argued over and voted for by the most books-passionate of people; Waterstones’ own experienced booksellers.

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Maddie Frost Takes Us Into Her Magical World of “Scanned Textures”

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To look at one of Maddie Frost’s illustrations is to immediately wonder, “How did she make something so texturally complex look so gorgeously simple and accessible?” Her work is a triumph of composition, of thoughtfulness, of ingenuity.

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A Celebration of the work of David Roberts

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To celebrate the publication of A Beginner’s Guide to Bear Spotting by Michelle Robinson and David Roberts, Sarah Odedina met David for coffee and to talk about his career in publishing, his books and the joys of illustration.

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Sue Hendra & Paul Linnet shortlisted for the LOLLIES book award!

We are very excited to announce that Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet, co-creators of veggie-hero,  Supertato have been shortlisted for the best laugh out loud picture book award this year, for the brilliant I need a wee!

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Animal Babies – Thomas Flintham’s New Picture Book for Toddlers

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Learn the names for baby animals and their parents in this new picture book by the acclaimed Thomas FlinthamAnimal Babies is the newest title in an early-concept toddler series from Scholastic.

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