Wednesday, 14 August 2013

Dear Panda Competition!

Red House are running a fabulous competition to celebrate the release of PP author/illustrator Miriam Latimer's gorgeous new picture book, Dear Panda!

They have a unique Adopt a Panda Kit to give away to one lucky winner. This delightful prize will show your support for these fascinating and intelligent, yet endangered, animals for a whole 12 months. The pack not only helps ongoing conservation efforts to protect pandas, but you will also receive a whole host of other goodies, including a personalised certificate, a giant panda poster and lots of information about these charming creatures. You will receive regular updates about your panda and they will give you a cute panda plush toy too.

To be in with a chance of winning, they want your child to send them their very best drawing of a panda. Please remember to include their name, age and contact details on their entry and to see more details on how to apply, click here. Deadline is 15th September! Good luck!

Check out more of Miriam's fabulous artwork, including artwork from Dear Panda, in her portfolio here.

Wednesday, 7 August 2013

Mum's Net Children's Picture Book Of The Month!

Congratulations to our very own Alison Brown, whose debut picture book as author/illustrator, Eddie and Dog, published by Little Tiger Press, has been selected as the number one picture book of the month by, the go to site for both new and experienced mums. To quote them: This wonderful story with stunning artwork celebrates the excitement and adventure of a beautiful friendship. This is the perfect picture book for any child who loves a little adventure and especially any who love dogs. What better recommendation for Alison! Check out their feature about this gorgeous title here and this and other recommendations from them here.

You can see more of Alison's beautiful work here.