We’re delighted to announce that two Nosy Crow books have been longlisted for the 2020 English 4-11 Picture Book Awards! Established in 1995, the awards are presented by the English Association to the best children’s picture books of the year.
The Suitcase, by Chris Naylor-Ballesteros, and This is a Dog, by Ross Collins, have both been longlisted in the Fiction 4 – 7 years category.
Written in response to the refugee crisis, The Suitcase is a touching, timely tale all about the importance of kindness, understanding and friendship. Take a look inside this heartfelt tale below:
A delightfully silly picture book from award-winning author Ross Collins, This is a Dog combines comic misunderstanding with wonderful illustrations. Here’s a look inside:
You can find out more about the English Picture Book Awards, and read the full longlist, here. The shortlist will be announced in April, and the overall winners will be announced in May.
Congratulations Chris and Ross!