Ben Newman

Author & Illustrator

Ben Newman is an award winning illustrator (Royal Television Society Award for Best Branding and opening credits sequence). Over the years he has rached up an impressive list of clients including Penguin, the BBC, IBM, Lacost, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and the New York Times, amongst many others.

Recent activity

3 months ago

Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Professor Astro Cat's Atomic Adventure by Dominic Walliman from Flying Eye Books.
International Children's Book Day

3 months ago

Remembering Isaac Newton, one of the most influential scientists of all time, who died on this day 1727. A good time to read Professor Astro Cat's Atomic Adventure by Dominic Walliman and Ben Newman. Published by Flying Eye Books.
Isaac Newton (Death)

3 months ago

Remembering Isaac Newton, one of the most influential scientists of all time, who died on this day 1727. A good time to read Professor Astro Cat's Intergalactic Activity Book by Zelda Turner and Ben Newman. Published by Flying Eye Books.
Isaac Newton (Death)

4 months ago

On this day 1616, the Roman Inquisition demanded Galileo abandon his belief that the Earth and planets revolve around the Sun. Discover Professor Astro Cat's Intergalactic Activity Book by Zelda Turner and Ben Newman. Published by Flying Eye Books.
Heliocentrism

4 months ago

On this day 1616, the Roman Inquisition demanded Galileo abandon his belief that the Earth and planets revolve around the Sun. Discover Professor Astro Cat's Solar System by Dominic Walliman and Ben Newman. Published by Flying Eye Books.
Heliocentrism

4 months ago

On this day in 1930, US astronomer Clyde Tombaugh discovered Pluto! Discover Professor Astro Cat's Intergalactic Activity Book by Zelda Turner and Ben Newman. Published by Flying Eye Books.
Pluto

7 months ago

On the 29th November 1935, Physicist Erwin Schrödinger published his thought experiment "Schrödinger's cat". Could there be a better time to read Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space by Dominic Walliman. Published by Flying Eye Books.
Schrödinger's cat

7 months ago

On the 29th November 1935, Physicist Erwin Schrödinger published his thought experiment "Schrödinger's cat". Could there be a better time to read Professor Astro Cat's Solar System by Dominic Walliman. Published by Flying Eye Books.
Schrödinger's cat