I was so incredibly chuffed to be invited to one of my absolute TOP favourite bookshops that I did a small happy dance when no one was looking…
Blackwells in Broad Street Oxford is a book-lover’s sweetie shop, and their children’s section is a delight. I’m often pottering about in there, making a few purchases…

This time I’m taking part in their Festival of Illustration on Saturday 19th of May. I’m on at 1.30 – 2.30, making
Just a few more to cut out.

It’s a good day when under my desk look like this:



especially when there’s a few of these left:



I’ll be eagerly watching Emma Chichester Clark and Louise Yates too (probably sitting right at the front, blocking the view…).

You can read a very lovely piece about it all at Broad Conversation and follow lovely @kidsblackwell on twitter.

So if you’re nearby or keen, do come along and join in the fun – we’d all love to see you.
And look out for those bunnies overrunning Oxford on Saturday afternoon!