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Quang & Lien – The Fawn Who Chased the Sun 

Follow one little fawn on his quest in search of the sun, in this lushly illustrated tale by award-winning duo Quang & Lien.

A lyrical story that’s a joy to read aloud, this nature-inspired fable delivers a gentle warning against losing sight of the important things in life. With deft nods to mindfulness and magical realism, The Fawn Who Chased the Sun is a fable for our times and a modern-classic in the making. Available this November from Templar Publishing.

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Daniela Sosa – Friends

Celebrate the wonder of new friends, old friends, and everything-in-between friends in this joyful, debut picture book from Daniela Sosa.

There are many kinds of friends—old friends, new friends, friends that last a lifetime—and the day to make new friends is always near, if you look. This story celebrates all of them: who they are, where we find them, and what we count on them for.

We’re so thrilled for Daniela & excited to see this heart-warming story hit shelves this Autumn, published by Simon & Schuster.

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Ester Garcia Cortes: Valeria

Ester has illustrated ‘Valeria’, a sweet story reminding us of the importance of believing in yourself and in true friendship. Published by Cuento de Luz.

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Francisco Fonseca – But Why?

A visually stunning adventure story illustrated by Francisco for every curious child who has ever asked the time-honoured question: why?

Published by Ethicool this July, ‘But Why?’ is a story inspired by the boundless curiosity of children and dedicated to every parent whose mornings and nights are backing-tracked by the dulcet tones of Why? But why? But Why? But why? It follows Hazel Hare as she travels throughout the forest and implores her friends to help in her search for answers to some of life’s most challenging questions. What she discovers is truly illuminating.

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Vu Mini – 300 Songs For Children

Sweet collection of songs for children, illustrated by Vu Mini for Kim Dong Publishing House.

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Carmen Saldana – Peggy the Always Sorry Pigeon 

Peggy is an apologetic pigeon. She always assumes she’s in the wrong. Even when she’s the one getting bullied. But Cynthia, an older female seagull, gives her the necessary skills to stand up for herself.

This hilarious tale illustrated by Carmen Saldana contains an important message about the importance of being assertive. Available this July from OUP.

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Laura Brenlla – Peter Pan

Full of nostalgic charm, Laura illustrates two scenes from J. M. Barrie’s classic children’s book, Peter Pan.

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Freya Hartas – The Great Egg Hunt

Follow Bear as he sets off on an exciting Easter egg hunt adventure with his friends in the forest.

Beautifully illustrated by Freya Hartas & published by Magic Cat, ‘The Great Egg Hunt’ makes the perfect Easter gift!

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Quang & Lien – Hundred Years of Happiness

A stunning picture book from HarperCollins illustrated by Quang & Lien, showcasing the love between grandparents and grandchildren, the challenges of memory loss, and the joy that sweet reminders of a faraway home can bring.

Striking and vivid illustrations bring this tender story of a loving, intergenerational Vietnamese family to life. Available this April.

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Susan Batori – Bug on a Rug

Pug is snug on his rug. But what happens when along comes BUG?! With a claim to the rug?! The two engage in a hysterical, rhyming battle of wits and strength until Slug asks the necessary questions and helps them find common ground.

With hilarious artwork by Susan Batori, ‘Bug on a Rug’ hits shelves this April from Sleeping Bear Press.

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