Historical

Laura Catalan – Les Enfants de la Balme

Laura has illustrated ‘Les Enfants de la Balme’, a new historical middle grade series from Editions Mame set in June 1940.

In the small village of La Balme, the lives of Philippe, Marie and their cousin Paul are turned upside down by the Second World War. Obey or resist, everyone will have to make a choice.

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Daniel Nelson – WW2

Daniel expands his engaging editorial portfolio with a series of WW2 images including this RAF pilot and iconic Avro Lancaster, the most successful British heavy bomber of the war.

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Laura Catalan – Anne of Green Gables

Timeless children’s classic, ‘Anne of Green Gables’ illustrated by Laura Catalan for Editorial Bruño.

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Christiane Engel – Movement and Migration

There are numerous reasons why people move and migrate: to escape from war, conflict, natural disasters, poverty, or famine. Driven by a desire to find a safer place for their families in a country that offers better education, healthcare & a more stable economy.

Everyone in Britain has migrants in their family history – even if they have to travel back thousands of years to find them. From the Ice Age to the present day, find out how the movement of people to and from Britain has shaped the UK.

‘Movement and Migration’ illustrated by Christiane Engel is available from Oxford University Press.

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Ario Murti – SuperScience magazine

Scholastic’s SuperScience magazine commissioned Ario Murti to illustrate a story about Grace Hopper, a computer scientist that invented COBOL, one of the first computer languages.

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Victor Medina – Dig & Discover series

Victor‘s stunning artwork can be enjoyed in a fabulous new series called ‘Dig and Discover’ from Quarto.

Children will learn fascinating facts about Ancient History, Dinosaurs and the Deep Dark Sea.

Available March 2022.

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Laura Catalan – The Chocolate King

November sees the launch of ‘The Chocolate King’ a historical tale from Green Bean Books about how chocolate first came to France.

This enlightening story was beautifully illustrated by Laura Catalan.

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George Doutsiopoulos – VIP series

Excited to reveal this stunning new middle grade nonfiction VIP series illustrated by George Doutsiopoulos featuring inspiring stories about some of history’s greatest trailblazers.

This brilliant set of biographies for kids age 9-12 from HarperCollins includes: VIP: Dr. Mae Jemison: Brave Rocketeer; VIP: Lewis Latimer: Engineering Wizard; VIP: Mahalia Jackson: Freedom’s Voice; and VIP: Lydia Darragh: Unexpected Spy.

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Quang & Lien – The Book of Sisters

Quang & Lien were delighted to illustrate Vietnamese heroines, ‘The Trưng sisters’, who led the rebellion against the first Chinese domination of Vietnam.

Part of ‘The Book of Sisters: Biographies of Incredible Siblings Through History’ available February 2022 from Neon Squid.

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Anjan Sarkar – Little Olympians

Little gods, big personalities! This new series follows little versions of the Greek gods who are at a camp to learn how to control their powers and use them properly – as well as learn how to get along with one another.

Illustrated by Anjan Sarkar, the first two books in the Little Olympians series: ‘Zeus, God of Thunder’ and ‘Athena, Goddess of Wisdom’ are available this June from Little Bee Books.

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