The Annual Children's Book Fair in Bologna ... check out the Books Illustrated Facebook page for photos of the stand and 16 visiting creators.
Upcoming Books Illustrated Events
Federation Square Book Market with Ann JamesSaturday April 18
Ann will join us between 12pm to 5pm to demonstrate her chocolate flavoured illustration and to sign books! Share some of this hungry dinosaur’s delicious chocolate cake … with hundreds and thousands.
I’m a Hungry Dinosaur
written by Janeen Brian, illustrated by Ann James and published by
Penguin Books will be released on April 22. This is the eagerly awaited
sequel to the very popular and award winning I’m a Dirty Dinosaur.
Exciting news, I'm a Dirty Dinosaur! was the third most borrowed picture book in a recent survey of South Australian libraries!
Original artwork, limited edition prints and signed books available on our website.
Books Illustrated Touring Exhibitions
Since last year, we have been gathering a
selection of some of these picture books to create two exhibitions – one
of original illustrations and one featuring limited edition prints made
from the originals – both exhibitions are touring and we welcome
expressions of interest from other venues. With a significant focus on ANZAC in April we have two versions of our ANZAC Illustrated exhibition being shown:
• ANZAC Illustrated -
print exhibition will be shown as part of the Sea Change Festival
in Gippsland Victoria.Over two weekends 17-19 and 24-26 April
At the Alison Lester shop at 1 Falls rd, Fish Creek, VIC.
About The Soldier's Gift Emily knows her big brother, Tom, wants to leave Hillside Farm and go overseas to the war, but Emily doesn`t want him to go.`Everyone else is going,` said Tom to Emily when their uncle was gone. `That`s not a good reason,` said Emily.The
Soldier`s Gift is a moving story of one family`s courage and endurance
during the First World War, the terrible losses at Gallipoli and a time
that changed Australia forever.
And Coming soon ! .....
In April - the next Behind the studio Door with author/ illustrator Mark Wilson In May - the next Clunes Book Town Festival - May 2 & 3 -tickets now on sale!