This week we celebrated our fifth birthday with a party for authors, illustrators, agents, librarians, booksellers, reviewers, and other friends of Nosy Crow – and here’s a few photos from the evening!
The Many Worlds of Albie Bright author Christopher Edge, Nosy Crow’s Head of Fiction Kirsty Stansfield, and Albie Bright cover illustrator Matt Saunders
Illustrator Elissa Elwick and The Grunts series author Philip Ardagh
Author Greg Gormley, Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam illustrator Steven Lenton, and Hush-A-Bye Bunny illustrator Holly Surplice
Illustrator Jamie Littler, Nosy Crow’s Managing Director Kate Wilson, and My Best Friend and other Enemies author Catherine Wilkins
Refuge author Anne Booth and illustrator Sam Usher
The Big Monster Snoreybook author-illustrator Leigh Hodgkinson, Nosy Crow’s Editorial Director Camilla Reid, and Bizzy Bear illustrator Benji Davies
Moonlight School series author Simon Puttock and agent Jane Willis
Journalist Anna James, festival director Jane Churchill, and literary scouts Helen Boyle and Sylvie Zannier-Betts
Nosy Crow’s Senior Designer Zoe Bennett, Dave’s Cave author-illustrator Frann Preston-Gannon, Junior Designer Chloe Forbes, and Design Assistant Sophie Gordon
Author Karen McCombie and literary scout Natasha Farrant
Dear Scarlett author Fleur Hitchcock, Kirsty Stansfield, literary agent Kate Shaw, and My Brother is a Superhero author David Solomons
Illustrator Sarah McIntyre and Poles Apart author Jeanne Willis
Literary agent Sophie Hicks, Catherine Wilkins, Kate Wilson, Captain Beastlie’s Pirate Party author Lucy Coats, and Witchworld series author Emma Fischel
Zoe Bennett, Benji Davies, and Nosy Crow Rights Manager Ola Gotkowska
Pip and Posy series illustrator Axel Scheffler drawing on our birthday wall
The party in full swing!
Thank you very much to everyone who made it such a special night – here’s to the next five years!