Babette Cole

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      Babette Cole 1949-2017
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      Brilliant, outrageous, entertaining and fearless, Babette Cole was one of the finest illustrators of her generation but her skill with a paintbrush was more than matched by her knack for…

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      Your Christmas Cards Have Arrived!
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      Fresh from the printers! All orders will be sent out by the end of this week, so get yours in quickly as they are only available until 30th November!

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      Babette Cole Christmas Cards Now Available!
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      NEW to the online shop! Christmas is just around the corner, so why not send your friends and loved ones your best Christmas wishes with a card featuring a festive…

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      Princess Smartypants and the Missing Princes is BACK!
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      It’s official, Princess Smartypants and the Missing Princes has SOLD OUT within a month of publication! This is super exciting news and Babette is so pleased that everyone is enjoying…

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      Babette Cole at Cheltenham Literature Festival
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      This Saturday 15th October Babette will be at Cheltenham Literature Festival speaking about all things Princess Smartypants and the Missing Princes! Babette will be appearing at the Sunday Times Garden Theatre…

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      Happy Publication Day!
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      Woo hoo, hoorah, hooray! It’s officially publication day! Princess Smartypants and the Missing Princes is officially out today and you can get your copy from our online shop here! This…

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      Princess Smartypants’ Next Adventure!
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      Babette is excited to share the news that her next novel “Princess Smartypants and the Fairy Geek Mothers” is go! She has now started work on the illustrations after a…

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      There’s no need for research, this is art!
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      Babette received an email this week from an aspiring young writer asking about the research process for her books. “I was just wondering how and what you researched to do…

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      Due to the sad passing of Babette in the early hours 14/1/17 sales are temporarily suspended