Little Door Books is an award-winning independent publisher, currently specialising in children’s picture books.
They work collaboratively with emerging and established authors and illustrators, allowing them to contribute and participate in the creation of high-quality, exciting, quirky and ultimately beautiful children’s books. Music and audio is a key element to what they do so every title they publish has a free download of the audio-book and downloads of some specially-written songs.
Their authors include, Vivian French, Barry Hutchison, Pippa Goodhart, Sara Sheridan, Emily Dodd, Colin MacIntyre, Chae Strathie, Jonathan Meres and Alan Windram.
In 2019 they set up a new strand called Little Door Debuts which showcases the debut picture books of new, vibrant, undiscovered illustrating talent. So far, under the Little Door Debuts imprint, they have published the debut picture books of Will Hughes, Esther Kent and will publish Corrina Campbell' debut in October 2020.
A brand new 'batty' picture book from the pen of award-winning author of the hugely successful 'World of Norm' book series, Jonathan Meres, illustrated by Anders Frang. A story about letting go and conquering your fears.
Multi award-winning author Chae Strathie teams up with illustrator Francis Martin for this fabulously funny story about a feisty little girl, her toy monkey and the mischievous adventures they get up to.
Follow the cuddly little alien 'Dillie Dally' as he flies to Planet Dream and meets the super soft Bedtime Sheep in their propeller hats and the cuddly multi-coloured Chumbles. A TV tie-in board book to accompany the successful CBeebies animated series as seen on Bedtime hour.
Turmeric the Dragon loved stories, especially stories about dragons. The trouble was his parents didn't like telling them much. "Stories always ends badly for us Dragons," said his father. But Turmeric didn't believe him, so he set off to find out for himself.
One Button Benny is back with a brand new adventure! All the robots can't wait for this year's 'Cool Cat' competition, but disaster strikes when the Wobblies come in the night and kidnap all the cats - what will they do? Will Benny have to press his 'Emergency Button' again? Can they all work together to save the day?
Everybody loves the stars but have you ever loved them enough to steal them? Not just one or two, but all of them? When a little girl decides she wants a real star of her own she can't resist taking them all. But what will it take for her to give them back?
Snooze tells the story of a very sleepy owl who is having some serious trouble finding peace and quiet. The book provides 'helpful' tips, which prove not-so-helpful when you have to sleep during the day and find yourself contending with a host of very noisy neighbours. Will this grumpy little owl finally get a good day's sleep?
Mum has lots of jobs to do today. But it doesn't matter - there's a circus in Molly's garden! While Mum's busy, Molly's imagination brings to life a joyful riot of trapeze from the trees, clowns, animal acrobats and performers on tricycles. But when disaster strikes Mum is there to help and sharing a picnic brings everyone together.
Billy Hippo is worried, Its his dads birthday and he doesn't know what to get him. His sister suggests getting him something pink but Billy isn't sure what colour pink is. Through this warm and gentle tale Billy learns his colours and finds his dad a special gift with the help of a parrot and the encouragement of his two, cheeky, froggy friends.
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