Picture This! Children’s Books at the British Library.

A well-written story can paint a wondrous world in our imaginations, sometimes though; a little help doesn’t go amiss, after all they say a picture is worth a thousand words. When I think back to the books I enjoyed as a child, it’s the illustrations as much as the words that I remember. What would…

A Very Mad Tea-Party (Part One in an Ongoing Series)

“…It’s always six o’clock now.” A bright idea came into Alice’s head. “Is that the reason so many tea-things are put here?” she asked. “Yes that’s it,” said the Hatter with a sigh: “it’s always tea-time.”   And so the Mad Hatter explains away his tea-party. A continuous tea party and an ingenious solution to…