It was an exciting weekend for talented Walker Books authors and illustrators, Alexis Deacon (author, I Am Henry Finch), Viviane Schwarz (illustrator, I am Henry Finch) and Kate Beaton (The Princess and the Pony), all three of whom have snapped up prestigious publishing awards!
I Am Henry Finch, Alexis Deacon, Viviane Schwarz
Winner: Little Rebels Children's Book Award 2016
'It's an absolute gem of a picture book. It deploys the simplest of graphics and text to ponder vast questions about our humanity.'
- Kerry Mason, Letter Box Library
The Making of Henry Finch
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Learn how to make your very own Henry Finch here.
The Princess and the Pony, Kate Beaton
Winner: Children's Choice Illustrator Award 2016
'Instead of breaking bones, this warrior princess breaks the mold - and Beaton is in a class of her own.'
- Kirkus Reviews
We are extremely proud to publish such fabulously talented authors and illustrators. Cheers to you!