Jonathan Emmett

Author

About Jonathan Emmett

Jonathan Emmett worked as an architect before realising that children�s books were his true vocation. As well as writing, Jonathan is also a talented paper engineer. He lives in Nottingham with his wife, Rachel, and children Max and Laura. When not creating successful books, he enjoys designing and making furniture.

Recent activity

3 months ago

Love Star Wars, love sci-fi? Try Aliens: An Owner's Guide by Jonathan Emmett from Macmillan Children's Books.
Star Wars Day

3 months ago

One of the nice things about updating the Picture Book Author Events Online Facebook page every morning is that I get to see which hat Malachy Doyle is wearing today. Check out Malachy's picture book readings on his YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdyhnLv4EgiH6UzZJ8TPprA/videos …
Jonathan Emmett

4 months ago

Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Here Be Monsters by Jonathan Emmett from Macmillan Children's Books.
International Children's Book Day

4 months ago

A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Prince Ribbit by Jonathan Emmett from Macmillan Children's Books.
International Children's Book Day

4 months ago

STAY AT HOME FAMILIES The PICTURE BOOK AUTHOR EVENTS ONLINE Facebook page shares new videos that picture book authors and illustrators have created to help keep your children entertained. https://facebook.com/AuthorEventsOnline/ …
Jonathan Emmett

4 months ago

A HUGE THANK YOU and a virtual hug to @chrishaughton for creating this wonderful new logo for Author Events Online. Check out the children's book event and resource listings at https://www.carylhart.com/special-projects/author-events … and the Facebook Videos page at https://www.facebook.com/AuthorEventsOnline …
Jonathan Emmett

4 months ago

Discover Let's Read! Monsters: An Owner's Guide by Jonathan Emmett and Mark Oliver. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
World Storytelling Day

4 months ago

Why not try Let's Read! The Princess and the Pig by Jonathan Emmett and Poly Bernatene. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
World Storytelling Day