One of the great joys of social media is that we have direct access to our readers in a way that was unimaginable to me when I started in publishing. While we love to hear from teachers, librarians and parents – other adults – it’s even better when we have insight into what children themselves think of our books.
— Leilah Skelton (@Leilah_Makes) November 25, 2015
Leilah shares books with her niece, who loved her copy of Follow That Car so much that she took it to school, and her teacher got the class to review it as a class project. Our very favourite was 6-year-old Harrison’s review. It made us smile and feel kind of moved too: it’s great to feel you’ve published a book that was “epic in my life ever” and “great and funny in my head.”
Here’s look inside Follow that Car: