Quintin Blake

Author & Illustrator

About Quintin Blake

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9 days ago

On this day in 1877, Thomas Edison records himself reciting "Mary had a little lamb". Why not try Quentin Blake's Nursery Rhyme Book by Quintin Blake. Published by Red Fox Picture Books.
Mary Had a Little Lamb

14 days ago

Have you written a letter for Santa? Get in the mood with Father Christmas's Last Present by Elvire Murail from Jonathan Cape.
Christmas

22 days ago

Remembering Roald Dahl, possibly the greatest children's storyteller of all time, who died on 23 November 1990. Why not try Danny the Champion of the World by Roald Dahl. Published by Puffin.
Roald Dahl (Death)

26 days ago

Why not try Danny the Champion of the World by Roald Dahl. Published by Puffin.
International Men’s Day

27 days ago

Which is your favourite Nursery Rhyme? Quentin Blake's Nursery Rhyme Book by Quintin Blake from Red Fox Picture Books is a great addition to any bookshelf.
Nursery Rhyme Week

1 month ago

Could there be a better time to read Tell Me a Picture by Quintin Blake. Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
Could there be a better time?

2 months ago

Could there be a better time to read Cautionary Verses by Hilaire Belloc. Published by Red Fox.
Poetry

2 months ago

A royal birthday! Richard III was born on this day in 1452. Mortimer and the Sword Excalibur by Joan Aiken from Frances Lincoln Children's Books is brilliant!
Richard III