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Sonia Hensler – The Dorchester

Sonia was commissioned by iconic London hotel, The Dorchester, to illustrate six new signature cocktails.

The collection of cocktails were inspired by some of the most inspirational people and moments in the hotel’s history and include: The Dorchester of London, St Louis-iane Blues, The Crown, Starman, The Notorious Kiss and 2020.

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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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Quang & Lien – Pionnières!

Discover 50 incredible women from around the world who throughout history have shown incredible courage in standing up against injustice and discrimination.

‘Pionnières ! – 50 femmes au destin extraordinaire’ illustrated by Quang & Lien for Auzou is available now.

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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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George Doutsiopoulos – Suffragist

Scholastic Classroom Magazines commissioned George to illustrate a story about American suffragist, Alice Paul.

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Francisco Fonseca – Sky Ship

Magnificent cover illustration by Francisco for ‘Sky Ship’, a brilliant collection of gripping historical short stories from award-winning author Geraldine McCaughrean.

Perfect for developing readers, this title will be available from Bloomsbury Education this May.

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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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