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Autumn 2023 New Titles with Backlist Scallywag catalogue    
2023 New Titles
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February publications

The Smile ShopThe Smile Shop


'This wonderful picture book is packed with beautifully observed illustrations, full of gentle humour and intricate detail, which reflect a multicultural, multi-ethnic town … This is the book to prove that a smile really is the gift that keeps on giving.' Book Trust

The Bear Who Had Nothing to WearThe Bear Who Had Nothing to Wear


'A picturebook with a funny and appealing title and an utterly charming story ... With a clever surprise ending this is a wonderful, vibrant, and silly story with an important message about having the confidence to be ourselves, always.' Armadillo

I WANT A DOG byI Want A Dog Jon Agee has been long listed for the Derby Book Festivals Children's Picture Book Award

Derby Book Festival

A PASSING ON OF SHELLSA Passing on of ShellsMy Dad is a Tree and MY DAD IS A TREE have been nominated for the Yoto Carnegie Medals 2024!

Yoto Carnegies

PHYLLIS AND GRACEWhite RavenPhyllis and Grace has been selected as a White Raven 2023!

Information and catalogue here.

Letterpress project

Read The Letterpress Project Q&A with Satoshi Kitamura


A Passing On of ShellsA Passing On of Shells and Don't be SillyDon't be Silly have been long listed for the UKLA 2024 Award.



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