Bookmark & Bookplate for #BookGivingDay 2018

Bookplate Elys Dolan #BookGivingDay

14th February is fast approaching. Elys Dolan, official illustrator for #BookGivingDay2018 has created a wonderful bookmark and bookplate. These are FREE to download, print and tuck into the books you gift on #BookGivingDay. Tag us - @bookgivingday & @elysdolan - on Social Media so we can see what you're up to! {Click to download printable …

Stories From Across the Globe #bookgivingday 2017 – Part One

Come with us for a fabulous trip around the globe, and delight in the wonderful #bookgivingday preparations that are taking place.  My Wonder Box in the Maldives are collecting books from their customers, for the Fiyavathi shelter in Hulhumale. Cielo, is collecting books in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Kate Eccles (Along Came Poppy) in …

International Book Giving Day 2015 is nearly here …

I spy with my little eye lots & lots of excitement and preparations across the globe. Tales of events in Cambodia, Hungary, Australia and the Philippines are reaching our ears. There are book fairies (librarian Angela Reynolds) dusting off their wings to deliver books in Nova Scotia, Canada. Routes To Reading are taking nominations of …

Emerging illustrators design IBGD bookmarks

In November 2014 I approached The 52-Week Illustration Challenge. Chock-a-block full of wonderfully talented illustrators ... the perfect place for sourcing some outstanding bookmarks for 2015? Oh yes! A competition was launched, and the entries came pouring in. The hardest part was choosing 3 winners ... so I picked 4! Don't they look wonderful? A …