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LH Johnson

Staff Writer

LH reads, writes and researches children’s books. She's also a librarian, blogger, and makes pretty amazing chocolate brownies. Cake and books, what’s not to love?

Instagram lets you into the heart of a publisher. It lets you find out about the books that they publish, but also about what makes them tick and what they want to share with the world. It’s helped me discover a thousand new perspectives about the publishing scene across the world. Specifically, it’s helped me discover new indie British children’s book publishers, and rediscover old favorites. As somebody who wants to make sure that everyone can find themselves in a book, this has been invaluable. Here are some of my favorite accounts to follow.





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Happy #natinalsiblingsday! This beautiful illustration is from our recent book #NewBabyandMe by @hodihadadi.

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Where’s Mr Sunshine? …. Here he is! ☀️ . It’s such a lovely sunny day today! Where were these glorious blue skies over Easter weekend?! 🌧🤷‍♀️ Also who else is feeling a little wonky and confused after the long Easter and bank holiday weekend? What day is it again…?? . This cheery picture is from Where’s Mr Dog? illustrated by @ingelaparrhenius. We love her stylish, bright and oh-so-friendly illustrations!! 💕 . Get ready to discover all sorts of domestic animals, rabbits, cats, mice and dogs, by lifting the vibrant and soft felt flaps! . #sunnyday #goodweather #badtiming #rabbit #brightandsunny #design #bookdesign #illustration #illustrator #☀️ #🐰 #bunny #kidsbookstagram #kidsbooks #bathbookbed #readmeastory #gooddesign #ingelaparrhenius #scandinaviandesign #stylishkids #yellowbooks #lifttheflap #feltflaps #posteaster #igkids #raiseareader #readtoyourkids #nosycrow

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