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Audiobook

Listen Up! The Audiobook Revolution

With audiobook sales numbers on the rise over the past two years, retailers have been searching for new ways to appeal to wider audiences. So far, the most common trends have been straight-to-audio publications,...

Nielsen

Nielsen Book Launches New ISBN Store

The ISBN is the single most important item needed to publish a book. London, Monday 25 July 2016 The SBN was ratified over 50 years ago. If the Standard Book Number was the ‘ugly...

Don Freeman

Don Freeman

Don Freeman  was an American painter, printmaker, cartoonist, and an illustrator and writer of children’s books. He was active from the 1930s to the 1970s. Freeman was born in San Diego, attended high school...

Carol Edwards - Denekas - Love for Writing

Carol Edwards – Denekas

The world is a really tough place right now. Writing Inspirational Fiction is something I do to bring a smile, a little peace, a sense that there is hope that things will turn out...

David Wiesner

David Wiesner

David Wiesner is an American illustrator and writer of children’s books, known best for picture books including some that tell stories without words. As an illustrator he has won three Caldecott Medals recognizing the year’s...

Richard Gary - Stories

Richard Gary – Children’s Book Author

As a student in grade school, I always enjoyed writing short poems and stories. I’ve always believed that everyone has a capacity to create something, whether that something is music, art, cooking, decorating, or...

Chris Van Allsburg - Illustrator

Chris Van Allsburg – Master Illustrator

Chris Van Allsburg is an American illustrator and writer of children’s books. He has won two Caldecott Medals for U.S. picture book illustration, for Jumanji (1981) and The Polar Express (1985), both of which he...