Author Archives: gareth

Planet Rescue

On February 27th, we will be launching our Kickstarter campaign to raise funds towards printing our next book Planet Rescue. This is another interactive picture book filled with everyday suggestions that a parent or teacher can share with a young …

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My Big Book of the Five Senses

What feels nice to touch? Is it a fluffy puppy or a tickly feather? Can you hear a bee buzzing or your heart beating? Or enjoy the smell of freshly cut grass or flowers? Do you know the difference between …

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Animal Rescue

This is a book in which you become a ‘rescue hero’. Simply turn the transparent page and rescue the animals! It’s fun, it’s simple and it’s a gentle introduction to the importance of animal welfare. There are no words in this …

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When I grow up…

Imagine rummaging in the dressing-up box and coming across an eye patch. Put it on and become a pirate! In this book a simple item on a transparent acetate sheet will magically transform the child on the page. At such …

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OH NO!

An owl is up in a tree and hasn’t noticed the cat licking its lips down below. Can you guess what’s going to happen next? Simply flip the acetate page from right to left and … OH NO! Look inside: flip …

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A crackle of crickets

A compilation of insect collective nouns A culture of bacteria, a flock of lice, a colony of ants: these are some of the insect collective nouns you may already know. But have you heard of a loveliness of ladybirds, a …

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A shiver of sharks

A compilation of aquatic collective nouns A school of whales, a pod of dolphins: these are some of the aquatic collective nouns you may already know. But have you heard of a congregation of crocodiles, or a battery of barracudas? …

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I Smell…

What’s your favourite smell? What smells don’t you like? How do insects smell? Young children don’t often think about their sense of smell. This book is a gentle introduction to raising their awareness and there is plenty to discuss in …

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I Hear…

What different sounds do you hear throughout the day? How about a phone ringing, a bee buzzing or even your heartbeat? We live in a world bombarded by noise and we don’t always think too much about the sounds we …

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I Touch…

What feels nice to touch? Is it a fluffy puppy, a tickly feather or how about a prickly hedgehog or a slimy worm? Through bright, colourful and creative imagery, familiar textures and sensations can be discussed in this simple yet …

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