Vi Spy by May Evans is back and with another fun, striking cover by Jez. Vi Spy: The Girl with the Golden Gran (Chicken House) is out now.
Melissa was the perfect fit for the cover art for Newbery medal winner The Last Storyteller by Donna Barba Higuera (Piccadilly Press). This futuristic middle grade about a young Mexican girl and the power of shared stories showcases inspiration from Mexican textiles and folklore of the past.
Summer ships and sea views from Lucy in this gorgeous watercolour scene painted on coloured paper. Lucy’s seascapes are so atmospheric and detailed yet with the perfect balance of whimsy and wistfulness.
Pickled ink author Angela Woolfe has two brilliant picture books hitting shelves soon. First up the timely and timeless The Wills and the Won’ts, brilliantly visualised by Roland Garrigue in two pantone spot colours (Penguin Viking). And second up secret agent Charlie Palmer – awesome spy and fluffy llama – returns in Agent Llama: Alpaca Attack, (Little Tiger) illustrated by Duncan Beedie.