Amanda Wood

Author

About Amanda Wood

Amanda Wood began her career in illustration at the Natural History Museum, and went on to be the founding Editor and Publisher of Templar for more than 30 years. In her time there, she published and nurtured numerous Greenaway winners, and edited and wrote groundbreaking series such as The Ologies, which have sold over 19 million-copies worldwide. Today she writes and runs her own small press from her home in Surrey. 

Recent activity

11 months ago

From Rainforests to enchanted forests, read this great book. Etchart: Hidden Forest by Mike Jolley and Dinara Mirtalipova, published by Wide Eyed Editions.
International Day of Forests

11 months ago

Why? Who? What? Spot the Mistake: Lands of Long Ago answers some questions. By Mike Jolley and Frances Castle. Published by Wide Eyed Editions.
International Ask a Question Day

It's all about numbers today so why not teach your kids all about them with this book Search and Find A Number of Numbers . By Amanda Wood, published by Wide Eyed Editions.
World Maths Day

1 year ago

Out now! Curiositree: Human World by Mike Jolley and Amanda Wood, illustrated by Andres Lozano. Published by Wide Eyed Editions.
Mike Jolley, Amanda  Wood and Andres Lozano

1 year ago

Livia Drusilla, the wife and adviser of the Roman emperor Augustus throughout his reign, was born on this day 58 BC. Brush up on your Roman history with Spot the Mistake: Lands of Long Ago by Mike Jolley. Published by Wide Eyed Editions.
Livia Drusilla (Birthday)

1 year ago

Out now! Search and Find A Number of Numbers by Amanda Wood, illustrated by Amanda Wood. Published by Wide Eyed Editions.
Amanda  Wood and Allan Sanders

1 year ago

On 7th December, 1912, the bust of Queen Nefertiti was found in El-Amarna, Egypt. Discover Spot the Mistake: Lands of Long Ago by Mike Jolley. Published by Wide Eyed Editions.
Queen Nefertiti

1 year ago

Kindness is such an important part of daily life. Spot the Mistake: Journeys of Discovery by Mike Jolley from Wide Eyed Editions is the perfect book to share this with kids.
World Kindness Day