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MY INTERVIEW WITH NICOLA O’BYRNE

MY INTERVIEW WITH NICOLA O’BYRNE

Nicola is the author/illustrator of our February 2018 feature book, What’s Next Door? It is the sequel to Open Very Carefully. A fabulous read-aloud and fun interactive book about the very charming Carter the Crocodile. 

MARMALADE BOOKS (MB):  You were born in Swaziland, grew up in Singapore and spent time in numerous other cities including Edinburgh before settling in Los Angeles. What took you to these places and which was your favourite? Have you been to Canada?

WHAT’S IN THE BOX: FEBRUARY 2017 PICTURE

WHAT’S IN THE BOX: FEBRUARY 2017 PICTURE

This month we were thrilled to feature two hardcovers in the Picture Book Box. Both these very talented author/illustrators are from Australia.

The Fabulous Friend Machine by Nick Bland. A charming story about a very friendly chicken named Popcorn. She insists on greeting all the animals every morning on the farm and does her best to brighten everyone’s day.