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Anjan Sarkar – Rum Pum Pum

Stunning earth-toned illustrations by Anjan Sarkar for ‘Rum Pum Pum’, a beautiful story inspired by the Indian landscape, wildlife and culture.

Available now from Holiday House.

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New Signing – Adilson Farias

Brazilian illustrator, Adilson Farias joins Good!

Based in Curitiba, Brazil, Adilson creates his beautiful children’s illustrations using watercolour and digital media techniques.

His watercolour work has a loose, informal charm, while his digital style is marked by precise and jaunty line work with textural applications of colour.

A truly unique talent, Adilson’s dreamy, whimsical style gently transports the reader into imaginative worlds, full of exciting possibilities.

We’re thrilled to welcome Adilson into the Good family!

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Susan Batori – Letters from Space

Astronaut Clayton Anderson spent 152 days in space aboard the International Space Station – and while he didn’t mail dozens of letters back to Earth (they would have burned up on reentry!), imagine if he did!

These letters from space are full of weird science, wild facts, and outrageous true stories from life in space, complete with hysterical illustrations from Susan Batori.

‘Letters from Space’, available from Sleeping Bear Press.

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Kasia Nowowiejska – The Night the Reindeer Saved Christmas

It’s almost Christmas Eve and the rockets on Mr Claus’s sleigh have exploded! With just hours to go, Mr Claus sets out to find a creature that can help him deliver Christmas gifts across the world.

Illustrated by Kasia Nowowiejska, ‘The Night the Reindeer Saved Christmas’ is a charming picture book inspired by the little known fact that Santa Claus’ reindeer are female, as only female reindeer keep their antlers during the winter!

Available this October from Templar Publishing.

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Francisco Fonseca – Just a Rabbit

‘Just a Rabbit’ illustrated by Francisco Fonseca is a fantastical and dreamy kids’ book about appreciating the small things.

Available from Ethicool Books now.

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Freya: Aquila magazine

Freya illustrated this super fun piece for Aquila’s “After Man” article that educates readers on Dougal Dixon’s “speculative evolution” research.

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Daniel Egneus – Lubna and Pebble

Congratulations go to über-talented Daniel Egneus whose artwork for OUP’s ‘Lubna and Pebble’ has received global recognition!

Time Magazine voted this wonderful title ’10 best YA and Children’s Books of 2019′. Excitingly, it has been nominated for the highly prestigious CLIP Kate Greenaway Award, shortlisted for the UKLA Awards, shortlisted for the Teach Primary Awards, and features on the US Library Association’s ‘Notable Book Award’ and the New York Library’s ‘Best Children’s Books of 2019’ list.

We’re absolutely thrilled this poignant story celebrating the endless creativity and resilience of children has received the accolades it truly deserves.

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Natalia Shaloshvili: New picture book

Little mouse loves to knit. She makes a soft cosy scarf and goes looking for a cold forest animal in need of warmth. But neither an angry wolf, nor a fashionable fox, nor an old moose are happy about her gift. Will anyone want her beautiful scarf?…

Written and illustrated by Natalia Shaloshvili. Published in Russia by Nigma. International rights available via Good Illustration.

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Alessandra Psacharopulo – Is It Tu B’Shevat Yet?

As winter ends and spring arrives, one family prepares to celebrate Tu B’Shevat. It’s time to feast on fruit, share about conservation, and plant trees! A perfect introduction to the Jewish holiday for readers of all ages illustrated by Alessandra Psacharopulo for Albert Whitman.

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Laura Brenlla: Scared Little Red Riding Hood

Gorgeously illustrated by the talented Laura Brenlla, Little Red Riding hood has been brought into the modern day.

Part of The Fairytale Friends series, ‘Scared Little Red Riding Hood’ is available now from QED Publishing.

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