Eric Carle

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Sarah McIntyre’s Pictures Mean Business. Pictures “make stories come alive for children. When children pull a book off the shelf that they can’t read yet, they choose the book for the pictures.” Illustration: Sara McIntyre

In January, leading industry magazine The Bookseller published a chart listing the top 20 illustrators in the UK in 2018. Tony Ross, who has created t(...)

Every parent and teacher will know of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle.

Video games are becoming more and more educational, and screen-time may not be as bad as we once thought. Deep breaths, parents. You are skeptical. (...)

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Summer holidays – the highlight of every school year for as long as you remember, right? It’s a time of anticipation, excitement, ideas, adventure and(...)

Apple chief executive Tim Cook and Steve Jobs’s widow Laurene Powell. An Irish company  has received investment through a US-based firm linked to Ms Powell Jobs. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Irish digital publisher StoryToys has received investment through a US-based company linked to businesswoman Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of Apple foun(...)

Can children’s storybooks sow the seeds of a lifetime’s love of gardening, while helping to shape a sense of environmental responsibility? Like many o(...)

StoryToys Ltd counts an app based on Eric Carle’s book for children ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ among its titles.

Dublin-based digital publisher StoryToys Ltd, an award-winning developer of interactive books and games for children, made a loss of about €924,000 in(...)

Dublin-based digital publisher StoryToys has scooped a prestigious award for an app it created based on the work of author Eric Carle. The company, wh(...)

A Quentin Blake illustration in Roald Dahl’s The Twits

A is for Ahlberg Husband-and-wife team Allan and Janet Ahlberg are responsible for some of the best British picture books of the late 20th cent(...)