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    Partnership with Simpsons Special Care Babies

    I recently partnered with Simsons Special Care Babies - the charity that supports parents with babies in the Special Care Baby unit at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. Following their request for illustrations, I was absolutely delighted to help - read on to learn more about this brilliant organisation and how we worked together.

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    New Card Designs for 2021

    Brand new greetings cards have just launched and provide a fresh new look to the range of cards now on offer. I'm sure you will find a creature to suit any friend or loved one! Read on to learn more...

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    Summer Exhibition at Nunnington Hall, North Yorkshire, YO62 5UY

    'Catherine Rayner and Company'
    Saturday 17 July – Sunday 5 September

    I am so delighted to have a large exhibition at the beautiful Nunnington Hall this summer. Located in my native Yorkshire, Nunnington Hall is a National Trust property and is a fantastic spot to visit. The exhibition will be accompanied by activities based around my books to create a super family day out. I hope to see you there!

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    BBC Authors Live

    Watch my recent appearance on BBC Authors Live for a sneak peek into how Arlo the Lion was created!

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    CILIP Kate Greenway medal shortlisting for Arlo!

     Very exciting news released on 18th March - my latest book "ARLO, The lion who couldn't sleep" has been shortlisted for the hugely prestigious CILIP Kate Greenway medal!

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    Brand New Babywear Launch

    I am SO excited to announce the launch of my first ever collection of babywear! Featuring 3 new characters - Molly hare, Olive owl and Dexter fox, I designed these products to make perfect gifts for newborns and toddlers alike.

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    Charity Christmas Cards - new for 2020!

    I am VERY excited to finally be able to share my first ever Christmas range with you! I had such a lovely time selecting creatures to feature on the new cards and all 15 exclusive designs are now available to order here!

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    Arlo, The lion who couldn't sleep

    Arlo, The lion who couldn't sleep - My latest book is OUT NOW!

    Arlo the lion is exhausted. He just can't drop off. It's either too hot, or too cold; too loud or too quiet. But then he meets Owl. Perhaps his new friend has some special tricks she can teach him ...

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    Lockdown Cards

    We can write and send a card for you!

    If you would like to send a greetings card to somebody - we can write it and send it directly for you. This saves you a trip out, or you can use this service simply for ease (or if you’re running a bit late with a birthday or anniversary card too!). It’ll be handwritten and posted first class.

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    The Book of Hopes

    Words and Pictures to Comfort, Inspire and Entertain Children in Lockdown. 

    Edited by Katherine Rundell, with contributions from more than 100 children's writers and illustrators.

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    'Hello, Horse' WINNER of SLA Information Book Award!

    I am delighted to let you know that Hello Horse is THE WINNER of the 2020 School Library Association Information Book Award in the ‘ up to 7’ category!

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    Listen: Catherine Rayner x Sarah Wiseman Gallery PODCAST

    Ahead of her solo exhibition listen to Sarah Wiseman and Catherine discuss artistic processes, techniques and what life is really like as a professional artist.

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