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Five Books about Trees

September 28th, 2018

An interview with Neal for Five Books where he discusses his five favourite children’s books about trees…  

View this post on Instagram #Repost @childrensbkshow with @get_repost ・・・ Oh me oh my! What a morning in Stafford with the fabulous author and illustrator @neal_layton . It was fascinating to hear how he works and listen to his brilliant books Stanley’s Stick and The Tree · #readersoftomorrow #primaryschool #writing #reading #childrensliterature #childrensbooks #thechildrensbookshow #picturebooks […]

Stafford Gatehouse

September 28th, 2018

View this post on Instagram Tomorrow morning I’ll be on this stage talking to 500 children about my work, and yep, I’m feeling a tad apprehensive… because I want the event to go well! …and the children to come away feeling inspired by reading, and drawing and art. If I can do that, I’ll feel […]

Stanley’s Stick

September 28th, 2018

View this post on Instagram ‪Neal stands on #Fratton station with his stick. Neal always carries his stick with him, especially when he’s on his way to a @ChildrensBkShow #event !‬ ‪#stanleysstick @hodderchildrens #thetree @BIGPictureBooks ‬ A post shared by Neal Layton (@neal_layton) on Sep 25, 2018 at 6:35am PDT

Listen Up!

March 18th, 2016

Preparing for an Easter getaway? Look out for the poetry points at Heathrow Airport! There are four pillars in terminals 2-5 each with specially written travel poems recited by their authors Michael Rosen, Danny Wallace, Laura Dockrill and MG Leonard. As you might have guessed I did the illustrations which feature cameos of some of the […]

The Power of Reading

October 18th, 2015

Last week I was invited to speak at a ‘Power of Reading’ conference, run by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education. It was really inspiring to meet all the teachers there, and see the valuable work CLPE does. Thank you for inviting me, and for the warm welcome! The Centre for Literacy in Primary Education is a charity that provides training […]

Stanley's Stick in Chinese

July 12th, 2015

Stanley’s Stick is now available in Chinese…!

Eye spy at the Apsex

March 20th, 2015

If you’re heading to the Apsex gallery with your kids this weekend, why not try playing ‘Eye Spy’ whist you’re there? These four things are hidden in the exhibition. You can download a copy here, or pick up one at the gallery…

National Libraries Day

February 6th, 2014

Saturday 8th February is National Libraries Day! To help support our local library I’ll be running an Illustration Workshop. There’ll be pens and paper to draw with and I’ll also be doing few drawings and reading a few books… It’s Free but places are limited and need to be booked on 023 9268 8999.

Storytellers Inc.

November 14th, 2013

Throughout October I was illustrator of the month in the wonderful Storytellers Inc. bookshop in Lytham St Anne’s. If you want to find out more about this lovely bookshop, or read an interview they did with me, click here!

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