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Silvia Sponza – From the Earth to the Moon by Jules Verne

‘From the Earth to the Moon’ (based on the novel by Jules Verne) illustrated by Silvia Sponza is available this month from Gallucci Editore.

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Sam Caldwell – Tales of Ancient Worlds

What links shipwrecks, Egyptian treasure, and fossilized Viking poo? They’re all things that have been discovered by archaeologists!

Pick up your shovel and Indiana Jones hat and dive into the world of archaeology in this non-fiction kids’ book illustrated by Sam Caldwell.

Published by Neon Squid, this fascinating book hits shelves March 2022.

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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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Anjan Sarkar – Little Olympians

‘Artemis, the Archer Goddess’ is the fourth book in the popular Little Olympian series illustrated by Anjan Sarkar.

This 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.

Available from Little Bee this February.

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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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Laura Brenlla – Storytime magazine

Storytime magazine commissioned Laura to illustrate ‘The Golden Blackbird’ for its September issue, a classic fairy tale about a boy’s quest to cure his father by finding the legendary bird.

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Victoria Stebleva – Metals

Metals are all around us, but what do we know about them? Which ones are poisonous, which corrode easily, which are the most expensive and the most rare, which are needed by our body, which have influenced history the most?

‘The Story of Metal’ is a fascinating non-fiction book illustrated by Victoria Stebleva for A Walk Through History Publishing House.

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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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Jianan Liu – The Book of Sisters

Meet rule-breaking ‘The Song Sisters’ illustrated by Jianan Liu, part of ‘The Book of Sisters: Biographies of Incredible Siblings Through History’.

This fascinating non-fiction book takes kids on a whirlwind tour of women’s history, from the courts of Imperial China to the French Revolution.

Available Feb 2022 from Neon Squid.

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Levente Szabo – Famous Hungarians

Levente was commissioned to create a series of famous Hungarian portraits.

The collection includes historical figures, actors, scientists, politicians and also important Hungarian inventions.

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