Something to look forward to June 2021; How to Mend a Friend
We're so excited to share the news of a wonderful collaboration currently underway, all bought together by Studio Press.
The Author; Karl Newson is an award-winning children's book author; Karl has been shortlisted for the Booktrust Storytime Prize, the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book award and Oscar’s Book Prize, among others, and his latest title has ben acquired by Studio Press. The Artist; Clara Anganuzzi who has been busily bringing this beautiful, heart felt story to life
The picture book follows a young child and her menagerie of animal friends as they learn how to support one another during times of sadness in this genuine and positive story.
Here's what Karl and Clara had to say about the collaboration.
‘I am delighted to be able to share my story and hope
that it will help others to see that just being ‘you’ is as perfect as
‘During recent times we’ve all come to realise what is significant in our lives; friends, family and community … How to Mend a Friend is a heart-warming, important story and it’s been a great joy bringing the story and characters to life.
And finally from the senior commissioning editor at Bonnier Books...
‘Karl’s beautiful text will move children and adults alike as they recognise the ways we all need emotional support, whether our heart aches from a broken toy or the loss of a loved one.’
Frankie Jones, Senior Commissioning Editor at Bonnier Books/ Studio Press
Read all about here.
With a final press release appearance in BookBrunch - as shown above.
We can't wait to share the results!!
Featured in the BookSeller and Bookbrunch this week!
If you have any questions, or a project in mind for Clara, please do get in touch: [email protected]
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