Board book illustrations

Maria Neradova – Bear and Mouse Birthday Party

Today is a very special day! It’s Bear’s birthday and Mouse is throwing a party with all their friends!

With interactive sliders and flaps to lift, this super cute novelty book illustrated by Maria Neradova for is sure to be a bit hit with the little ones.

Available now from Little Tiger Press.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Thursday, March 25th, 2021 Illustrations Comments Off on Maria Neradova – Bear and Mouse Birthday Party

Elisa Ferro: Usborne – First Words Book

Usborne’s ‘First Words Book’ is the perfect way for little children to build their vocabularies. Thematic groups of new words are brought to life by whimsical illustrations by Elisa Ferro that grownups and little people can talk about together as they enjoy quiet reading time.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Friday, March 12th, 2021 Illustrations Comments Off on Elisa Ferro: Usborne – First Words Book

Ekaterina Trukhan: The Great Big Egg Hunt

A charming interactive Easter egg hunt book illustrated by Ekaterina Trukhan for Nosy Crow & The National Trust – perfect for sharing at springtime!

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Thursday, February 18th, 2021 Illustrations Comments Off on Ekaterina Trukhan: The Great Big Egg Hunt

Nicola Slater: Beginning Baby series

Introducing Beginning Baby, a new line of novelty board books and gifts from the Chronicle Children’s group. Nicola Slater has illustrated 3 lovely titles from the series; “10 Hugs and Kisses”, “Welcome to Shape School” and “Smile, Baby”. Nicola’s instantly recognisable art and adorable characters are sure to make every baby and parent smile.

In 10 Hugs and Kisses, follow all of the adorable characters as they count all the way up to ten by making peace signs, sharing hugs, blowing kisses, and saying goodnight.

In Welcome to Shape School!, readers join Gabriel Giraffe, Elijah Elephant, Riley Narwhal, Mia Monkey, Layla Llama, Paisley Octopus, and Mateo Red Panda as they tap, trace, and count the nine different shapes that they encounter during their day at school!

Smile, Baby!‘s playful text introduces babies to their faces and asks them to find their nose, ears, and eyes in the embedded mirror.

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Friday, February 5th, 2021 Illustrations Comments Off on Nicola Slater: Beginning Baby series

Melanie Grandgirard – Elvis Presley

It’s time to put on your blue suede shoes!

‘Mon premier Elvis Presley’ offers kids a fun introduction to rock-and-roll music with super-cute illustrations by Melanie Grandgirard.

Available now from Playbac Editions.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Friday, November 13th, 2020 Illustrations Comments Off on Melanie Grandgirard – Elvis Presley

Elisa Ferro – Fingertrail ABC Board book

Meet a cool cat in a car, an enormous elephant, a rabbit in a rocket and much more in this charming introduction to the alphabet.

Gorgeous illustrations by Elisa Ferro, irresistible finger trails and alphabetical text combine to make this a perfect book to help very young children learn letter shapes and the sounds associated with them. Available now from Usborne.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Thursday, June 18th, 2020 Illustrations Comments Off on Elisa Ferro – Fingertrail ABC Board book

Ekaterina Trukhan – Kindness

‘ABCs of Kindness’ and ‘Kindness Counts 123’ from Highlights are packed full of thoughtful illustrations by Ekaterina Trukhan.

Sweet artwork of children showing kindness and generosity will help kids learn the important concepts of empathy and compassion while counting down the many ways to be kind.

Both titles are available from Highlights now.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Monday, March 16th, 2020 Illustrations Comments Off on Ekaterina Trukhan – Kindness

Olivier Latyk – New Board Books for Editions Nathan

Babies will have so much fun discovering farm vocabulary with Olivier Latyk’s latest title for Editions Nathan ‘100 mots de la ferme’.

This title follows on the success of ’55 véhicules’ which introduces babies to land, air and water vehicles.

Tags: , , , ,

Thursday, April 12th, 2018 Illustrations Comments Off on Olivier Latyk – New Board Books for Editions Nathan

Christiane Engel – New board books

Christiane has illustrated two delightful new board books for Little Bee – Bath! Bath! Bath! and Play! Play! Play! The rhyming text makes these the perfect read-along stories for preschoolers. Available from February.

Tags: , , , , , ,

Friday, February 16th, 2018 Illustrations Comments Off on Christiane Engel – New board books

Anja Boretzki – What’s in My House?

This chunky, slide-and-find board book illustrated by Anja Boretzki is full of hidden surprises! Discover who is hiding in the fridge, what is sleeping in the cupboard, and who is splashing in the bathtub. What’s in My House? is published by Priddy Books.


Tags: , , , ,

Friday, February 16th, 2018 Illustrations Comments Off on Anja Boretzki – What’s in My House?