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Shaun Tan is an Australian illustrator and author of children’s books and speculative fiction cover artist. He won an Academy Award for The Lost Thing, a 2011 animated film adaptation of a 2000 picture book he wrote and illustrated. One of Tan’s … Continue reading
Back in early August Bookwitch published an interview with Philip Pullman conducted at the Manchester Children’s Book Festival in July. Pullman has rarely granted interviews in recent years, so this is an unusual opportunity to discover his thoughts on a … Continue reading
If you’ve tried to visit the site in the past few days, you’ll have noticed that you may not have been able to access it. This is because we had a hack, which has fortunately now been fixed. Hopefully it … Continue reading
It’s February, and time for another of our monthly contests! You have the chance to win a copy of Philip Pullman’s The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ. This month we’re asking you to answer the following question: What … Continue reading
Congratulations to Alice, winner of our BttS December Contest! She correctly answered our contest question… What name did Iorek Byrnison give Lyra? The answer was, of course, Silvertongue. We had lots of correct answers but unfortunately only one person can … Continue reading
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