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Srdjan Vidakovic – Card design

‘Devil’s in the Design’, a stunningly intricate playing card design by Srdjan Vidakovic for Riffle Shuffle.

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Levente Szabo – Red Flags

You can almost hear the thumps of the Chinook rotors in Levente Szabo‘s atmospheric cover illustration for ‘Red Flags’. Also shown here is an alternative colour palette version of the cover.

This fascinating new espionage thriller set during the Vietnam War is seen through the eyes of a wry army cop. Available Feb 2021 from Soho Crime.

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Olga Skomorokhova – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Join Bottom the Weaver, Oberon and Titania, and the confused lovers in a series of events so outrageous it must be a dream! With lavish illustrations by Olga Skomorokhova: A Midsummer Night’s Dream is an unprecedented kid’s introduction to William Shakespeare’s beloved classic comedy.

Gorgeous illustrations transport the reader from Athens to the enchanted woods, while tons of interactive elements invite kids to find the magical flower and switch Bottom’s human head for a donkey’s!

Available this September from Familius.

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Richard Davies – The Amazing Mr Blunden

Second Sight Films commissioned Richard to create artwork for their limited edition box set of ‘The Amazing Mr Blunden’.

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Sonia Hensler – The Covent Gardener

For their Winter issue, The Covent Gardener magazine commissioned Sonia to create an illustration inspired by the painting by William Powell Frith in 1860. The artwork depicts Claude Devaule, a French Highwayman in Restoration England.

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Olivier Latyk – Egypt

Why is Tutankhamun so well known? Were there any Pharaoh women? Why did the Egyptians make mummies? Was Cleopatra bald?

Discover everything there is to know about ancient Egypt in this great new title for 6-8 year olds illustrated by Olivier Latyk for Deux Coqs d’or.

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Alessandra Psacharopulo : Dinosaurs

Discover all your favourite prehistoric creatures in this awesome new lift-the-flap Dinosaurs book illustrated by Alessandra Psacharopulo. Published by Old Dungate Press.

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Laura Catalan – Bilingual Comic

Laura Catalan has created a series of new spreads for bilingual comic book, ByMe.

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Ario Murti – Secrets of the Revolutionary War

Ario Murti‘s superb cover art for ‘Secrets of the Revolutionary War’. This new middle-grade nonfiction book from Shoreline Publishing focuses on how women, African Americans, and Native Americans contributed to the success of the war. Available this Fall.

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