From whales to dogs to Christmas titles, readers and reviewers alike loved these Nosy Crow books from 2023!
A Whale of a Time
“This poetry collection makes such a satisfying splash timeless poems spanning 300 years still feel fresh and contemporary” – The Times Book of the Year
D is for Dog
“A lovely, lollopy picture-book alphabet of dog preoccupations which bounces from A to Z in gleeful rhyme, with a bonus alphabet of breeds at the back. Ogilvie’s round-eyed, boisterous pups are inimitably charming.” – The Guardian
Animal Tales from India: Ten Stories from the Panchatantra
“Animal Tales from India has a good-hearted exuberance in Nikita Gill’s cheerful tales of animal friends and rescuers. Chaaya Prabhat’s glowing, pictures will enchant 2-5s.” – New Statesman
“A festive favourite to be enjoyed again and again.” – The Scotsman
If It’s Christmas and You Know It . . .
“Pick a tree, bake a cake and give a gift with this bright board book, with sliding panels perfect for little fingers.” – the i
Friends and Traitors
“Concealed passages and fiendish plots abound in this second world war mystery, perfect for 9+ Robin Stevens readers.” – The Guardian
National Trust: ‘Tis the Season: A Lift-the-Flap Advent Calendar Book of Christmas Poems
“Younger children will like the flaps that reveal hidden details in every Christmas scene. A simple idea, beautifully done.” – The Times Book of the Year
A World of Dogs
“It’s obvious that dogs, being the king of pets, deserve their own hardback book… A treasure trove of canine facts” – The Times Book of the Year