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‘Instant child appeal’ Parents in Touch reviews some recent fiction and non-fiction Early Readers!

Parents in Touch has posted a review of some of our May and June fiction and non-fiction Early Readers: Jim’s Junk and Fix It by Jenny Jinks (pink band) ‘The lively illustrations give the book plenty of appeal.’ Nuts! and Is that My Ball? by Jenny Jinks (red band) ‘Lost and found is the theme of the two stories in this book – I like the way there is a… Read More »‘Instant child appeal’ Parents in Touch reviews some recent fiction and non-fiction Early Readers!

Parents in Touch delights in four new picture books!

Parents in Touch has generously reviewed four of our latest picture books and here’s what they had to say: The MOOsic Makers by Heather Pindar with illustrations by Barbara Bakos Order here ‘This book, as you might guess from the title, is packed with puns, which are guaranteed to appeal to children – and which will elicit a few amused groans from parents! With bright lively illustrations from Barbara Bakos,… Read More »Parents in Touch delights in four new picture books!

‘I am very impressed with Maverick’s Early Readers’ Parents in Touch reviews some November new titles!

Parents in Touch has reviewed a selection of our Early Readers publishing this month in the orange, green, gold and white bands: ‘I AM VERY IMPRESSED WITH MAVERICK’S EARLY READERS – GREAT STORIES, EYE-CATCHING PRESENTATION AND EXCELLENT PROGRESSION MAKES THEM REALLY APPEALING AND A GREAT WAY TO ENCOURAGE A LOVE FOR READING.’  S.I.D. Snake in Disguise (green band) ‘One thing I always really enjoy about Maverick Books is their attractive… Read More »‘I am very impressed with Maverick’s Early Readers’ Parents in Touch reviews some November new titles!

‘An amusing story which can also be used to develop literacy skills, observation and numeracy’ Parents in Touch enjoys Froggy Day!

Have you seen the great review for new picture book Froggy Day by Heather Pindar with illustrations by Barbara Bakos from Parents in Touch?: ‘This charming picture book works well on many different levels – it’s an amusing story which can also be used to develop literacy skills, observation and numeracy (how many frogs on the page?). The forecast says it’s going to be a froggy day… and soon it’s… Read More »‘An amusing story which can also be used to develop literacy skills, observation and numeracy’ Parents in Touch enjoys Froggy Day!

‘Lovely tale of understanding, being happy to be different and acceptance’ Parents in Touch rave review for Not Yet a Yeti!

Parents in Touch has recently posted a wonderful review for Not Yet a Yeti by Lou Treleaven with illustrations by Tony Neal: ‘I knew I was going to love this book as soon as I saw the gorgeous illustration on the cover – and I wasn’t disappointed. Lou Trevelyan’s entertaining and wonderfully humorous text couples perfectly with Tony Neal’s charming illustrations to bring us the story of George, whose family… Read More »‘Lovely tale of understanding, being happy to be different and acceptance’ Parents in Touch rave review for Not Yet a Yeti!

‘Lively and unusual story’ Parents in Touch gives Buttercup Sunshine the thumbs up!

Parents in Touch had some very nice words for new junior fiction title publishing in September Buttercup Sunshine and the Zombies of Dooooom by Colin Mulhern: ‘This is a lively and unusual story for children of 7+ who want some gentle scaring along with plenty of humour – and enjoyable line drawings too. ‘ Thank you! Read the whole review here and pre-order here

‘Exceptional stories, superbly illustrated’ Parents in Touch reviews The Wondrous Dinosaurium

Parents in Touch have posted a great review for our picture book publishing on 28th May The Wondrous Dinosaurium by John Condon with illustrations by Steve Brown: ‘Maverick Arts never fail us in providing exceptional stories, superbly illustrated. This debut picture book is another excellent addition to their range. Danny wants a pet… but no ordinary pet. He wants a dinosaur. Trouble is, dinosaurs don’t exactly make the perfect pet… Read More »‘Exceptional stories, superbly illustrated’ Parents in Touch reviews The Wondrous Dinosaurium

‘Charming story’ Parents in Touch reviews AdoraBULL and Not My Hats!

Parents in Touch has just posted some wonderful reviews for our two latest picture books: AdoraBULL by Alison Donald with illustrations by Alex Willmore: ‘A charming story about caring for each other and loyalty, even when changes take place in life. Alex Willmore’s illustrations are full of detail and humour – well worth taking time over and sharing.’ Not My Hats! by Tracy Gunaratnam with illustrations by Alea Marley: ‘The… Read More »‘Charming story’ Parents in Touch reviews AdoraBULL and Not My Hats!

Parents in Touch reviews our latest picture books!

Parents in Touch has just posted some cracking reviews of our latest picture books! ‘I always look forward to new books from Maverick Arts Publishing – I know I am going to be enjoying great stories along with superb illustrations – and this latest batch lived up to expectations.’  Bears Don’t Eat Egg Sandwiches by Julie Fulton and illustrated by Rachel Suzanne:  ‘Hilarious and very satisfying story’ Game of Stones… Read More »Parents in Touch reviews our latest picture books!

‘Another gem from Maverick’ Parents in Touch reviews two new picture books!

Parents in Touch recently posted reviews of two of our new picture books! Of Hamster Sitter Wanted by Tracy Gunaratnam and illustrated by Hannah Marks they said: ‘I love the wonderful illustrations of the hamsters with their gorgeously expressive faces and cute named jumpers. There are some wonderful plays on words which adults will thoroughly appreciate, even if they go over children’s heads. Great fun and superbly illustrated by Hannah Marks.’… Read More »‘Another gem from Maverick’ Parents in Touch reviews two new picture books!