Category: News

Summertime and the living is cozy

We don’t know what your part of the world feels like these days, but it’s been balmy and downright summery in Vancouver! And in honour of the soon-to-be official start of summer, Canadian Living magazine has chosen some great reads for its summer 2013 issue, including Cozy Classics: War and Peace and Les Misérables for the little kids! Below the image… Read more →

Cozy Classics around the world

Here are some news and notes for April on Cozy Classics from around the globe! 1. Cozy Classics is profiled in the May / June issue (released April 17) of frankie magazine, Australia’s magazine of the year for 2012! 2. All four Cozy Classics titles were displayed in the window of the uber-chic shop Volte Face in London, England during… Read more →

Love from Reading Rainbow

Yesterday, Cozy Classics received a shout out from LeVar Burton and Reading Rainbow! We’re thrilled that Reading Rainbow sees Cozy Classics as presenting challenging classics “the right way”, able to “capture the imagination of young readers.” Most of you will remember that Reading Rainbow was an American children’s television series that aired on PBS from the early 1980s until 2006. … Read more →

Back from Bologna

We spent a wonderful few days at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair, participating in the Illustrators Exhibition, talking to foreign-language publishers, and just soaking up the great atmosphere. Here are a few pictures of our time in Italy. With any luck, we’ll be seeing Cozy Classics in many different languages in the near future! Holman and Jack outside the fair… Read more →

Italy, here we come!

Jack and Holman are off to Italy tomorrow as official selections for the Bologna Children’s Book Fair Illustrators Exhibition, the world’s premiere showcase of all that’s new and innovation in the world of children’s illustration. Read more about the Exhibition in our previous post here. Ciao! Read more →

Advance copies of spring titles!

We just received advance copies of the Cozy versions of Les Misérables and War and Peace today! Hurray! The rest are on a ship in the Pacific right now, and should arrive on our shores in late March. And here is a picture of our first four titles together. Can’t you imagine these beautiful little spines filling up an entire… Read more →

ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle

This past weekend, I attended the American Library Association Midwinter Meeting and Exhibits in Seattle, Washington for a book signing event. I drove down to Seattle from Vancouver, and after a stop at Trader Joe’s in Bellingham (which we don’t have in Canada) to pick up goodies like English toffee and chocolate-covered cherries, I arrived at the Washington State Convention… Read more →