The Tiger Who Came to Tea - Stage Play 2019

Judith Kerr talks “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” as UK stage tour begins

Direct from a smash hit West End season, Judith Kerr‘s The Tiger Who Came to Tea has returned to the stage, celebrating its tenth year as a spectacular kid’s play – and we’ve got a short interview with the book’s author for you. The tour opens at Mansfield’s Palace Theatre next week, offering the chanceContinue reading Judith Kerr talks “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” as UK stage tour begins

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Animated “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” heads to Channel 4

Lupus Films has announced that Channel 4 has commissioned the new hand-drawn animated special they are co-producing with HarperCollins Children’s Books UK, of Judith Kerr’s The Tiger Who Came to Tea, which will air this Christmas.Continue reading Animated “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” heads to Channel 4

Big Issue celebrates the life of “Tiger who came to Tea” author Judith Kerr

On sale this week from their street vendors is The Big Issue 1257, which  cover features one of the most iconic images in children’s literature: art from Tiger who came to Tea by author Judith Kerr. Inside, you can read a Letter To My Younger Self by the 93-year-old writer and illustrator, who has lived an incredible life;Continue reading Big Issue celebrates the life of “Tiger who came to Tea” author Judith Kerr

David Walliams presenting Britain's Favourite Children's Books for Channel 4. Image: Channel 4

Graphic Novels and Comic Stories Among Top 100 Best Children’s Books

One smashing show screened over the Christmas break was on Channel 4, with author and comedian David Walliams presenting Britain’s Favourite Children’s Books chosen by author, critic and broadcaster and Sunday Times  Children’s Books Reviewer Nicolette Jones. You can watch the programme here on the Channel 4 web site (for a couple of weeks, at least, anyway),Continue reading Graphic Novels and Comic Stories Among Top 100 Best Children’s Books

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New “Mog the Cat” Book profits will be used for child literacy projects

You’ll just have to excuse this temporary aberration given my usual grumpy self, but I’m afraid I’ve been totally blown away by this year’s Sainsbury’s Christmas advert starring Mog the Cat, the creation of world renowned author and illustrator Judith Kerr, which comes with the publication of a new book starring the accident-prone feline. Mog’s ChristmasContinue reading New “Mog the Cat” Book profits will be used for child literacy projects