20+ book gifts for hip kids – and adults, too!

Books for cool kids

Got a kid on your holiday shopping list? Wanna introduce them to the Beats, modern design, the ’60s, jazz, folk, or rock & roll? Or, just give ‘em something fun? Check these way cool tomes for tots (and grown-ups, too). Most of these are picture books; a few are available for Kindle, too. Click on […]

New children’s book release!
Lulu Looks for Love by Katie Pfeiffer

Lulu Looks for Love - Katie Pfeiffer

Katie Pfeiffer’s new children’s book, Lulu Looks for Love, has just been published. Lulu the cow is lonely. With a cat as a guide, she searches the world for love, in all sorts of fascinating places. But she just can’t seem to find it – until she looks in the most unexpected place of all. […]

Help find a children’s book!

A friend is looking for a book that her mother had as a child. It was very special to Mom and her daughter would like to identify it so she can buy a copy for her! Here’s what we know: – Mom was born in 1964 in the USA, and would likely have read the […]

Giles Paley-Phillips’ “The Fearsome Beastie” to become film

ome Beastie book / film - kidlit

A CGI animation short film of The Fearsome Beastie by award-winning author Giles Paley-Phillips, and released by Maverick Arts Publishing, is in the works. The book will be adapted by Slurpy Studios and co-directed by Katie Steed and Jon Hunt, in collaboration with UCA. UCA has a strong track record in animation, having produced four […]