Posts tagged ‘autumn’


Autumn is upon us—and with it comes a rich bounty of seasonal foods to enjoy! We asked Maureen Karb*, our North American Sales Manager and go-to expert on all things harvest-related, to share a little more about the agricultural history of the season and her ideas for fun autumn activities children will love. In her words


It happens every autumn. Millions of young children start school for the very first time. They carry backpacks, lunchboxes, pencils, sometimes a grin on their face, but more often, a look of trepidation about what school will really be like. They wonder: Will my teacher be nice? Will I have friends? What if I can’t find my way? Who will sit with me? What will I do? What if I don’t like it? What if I miss home? What if it’s too hard?


We hope you enjoyed your first glimpse of our new books! Here are more samples of artwork from upcoming titles…


Advance copies of next season’s books are beginning to trickle into our offices in Oxford and Cambridge! This means that many of us are getting our first chance to enjoy them. We are so excited and can’t wait to share them with you, so here is a preview of some of the artwork…