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Daniela Sosa – Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Smuggler’s Secret

Excited to announce that the fourth book in the fun, fresh & exciting Agent Zaiba detective series illustrated by Daniela Sosa is out now!

Published by Stripes, ‘The Smuggler’s Secret’ follows Zaiba as she visits an historical shipwreck and attends the reveal of its mystery cargo!

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Christiane Engel – Movement and Migration

There are numerous reasons why people move and migrate: to escape from war, conflict, natural disasters, poverty, or famine. Driven by a desire to find a safer place for their families in a country that offers better education, healthcare & a more stable economy.

Everyone in Britain has migrants in their family history – even if they have to travel back thousands of years to find them. From the Ice Age to the present day, find out how the movement of people to and from Britain has shaped the UK.

‘Movement and Migration’ illustrated by Christiane Engel is available from Oxford University Press.

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Quang & Lien – Where Is the Buddha?

Illustrated by Quang & Lien, ‘Where Is the Buddha?’ is a new story for children from Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh: a young boy named Minh goes on a journey to find the Buddha, only to discover the Buddha is in each one of us.

This charming tale of discovery, beginning in India with the story of the historical Buddha, Siddhartha, and then on to Vietnam with Minh and his quest is available from Plum Blossom now.

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Jianan Liu – Malala Fund

We’re very proud to announce that Jianan Liu was selected by the Malala Fund to fully illustrate the 2020 edition of ‘Assembly’ magazine.

Co-founded by student and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai, Malala Fund works to create a world where all girls can learn and lead.

In this mini magazine, girls in 19 countries talk about the issues and topics that matter to them — from menstruation myths and advocacy tips to dream jobs and learning during COVID-19.

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Quang & Lien – The Floating Field

Quang & Lien have illustrated ‘The Floating Field’, a nonfiction picture book about a group of soccer-loving boys from a Thai fishing village built on stilts who construct their own floating field and form the Koh Panyee Football Club.

Perfect for fans of stories about sports, beating seemingly impossible odds, and places and cultures not often shown in picture books. This inspiring story is available March 2021 from Lerner/Millbrook Press.

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Quang & Lien – Land of the Cranes

Quang & Lien‘s beautifully poignant cover illustration for ‘Lane of the Cranes’, a heart-wrenchingly touching story in verse of a young Latinx girl who learns to hold on to hope and love even in the darkest of places: a family detention center for migrants and refugees.

This powerful new middle grade title is available this month from Scholastic Press.

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Anjan Sarkar – Agent Asha

Computer code just got dangerous in this action-packed new spy adventure series illustrated by Anjan Sarkar.

Asha Joshi has the perfect excuse not to finish her homework. She’s just been recruited to join the top-secret Children’s Spy Agency. Her first mission: SAVE THE WORLD. Can she do it?

‘Agent Asha: Mission Shark Bytes’ is available in July from Walker Books. The story is a great way to engage young readers in coding, critical-thinking and STEM. It is mapped onto key National Curriculum Computing KS1 and KS2 concepts including algorithms, conditionals and debugging.

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Daniela Sosa – Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Poison Plot

Determined to be the world’s greatest detective, Zaiba is always on the lookout for a crime to solve!

Daniela has illustrated ‘Agent Zaiba Investigates: The Poison Plot’, the second book in a fun, fresh and exciting new detective series from Stripes Publishing. Available this July.

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Ekaterina Trukhan – Kindness

‘ABCs of Kindness’ and ‘Kindness Counts 123’ from Highlights are packed full of thoughtful illustrations by Ekaterina Trukhan.

Sweet artwork of children showing kindness and generosity will help kids learn the important concepts of empathy and compassion while counting down the many ways to be kind.

Both titles are available from Highlights now.

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Natali Sejuro Aliaga – Peruvian Poetry

Natali‘s wonderful illustrations bring this superb anthology of Peruvian children’s poetry to life. Available from Mascapaycha Editores.

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