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11 Oct 2012

When it Snows by Richard Collingridge!





My first picture book 'When it Snows' was released last week!
It's a Christmas book about a boy and his teddy who go on a journey where they meet giant snowmen, elves, fairies, a snow queen and a very special type of reindeer ...

You can pick up a copy from here: amazon
The official page:
Facebook Page: 

I made a trailer for the release of the book (above), hope you like!
I first thought of When it Snows around 4 years ago while thinking of an idea for christmas cards. After working on it on and off, it was given the go ahead in june 2011. I started working on it  around september time and we finished late January this year. 

I would like to take this opportunity to thank my publisher, David Fickling, my editor Alice Corrie, my designer Ness Wood and the person who made me decide to write a childrens book in the first place, Françoise Taquet.

The book is being published by David Fickling books in the UK and commonwealth (2012 out now!), Feiwel and Friends in the US and Albin Michel in France (both in 2013).

©richard collingridge 2008-12

9 comments:

  1. Best of luck with this, Richard! I can't wait to see it :)

    Peadar

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    1. Thanks a lot Peadar! Its out now ... Perhaps I can send you a copy?! let me know

      Rich

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    2. Better if I buy it! Can't this week, but will ask for it following weekend. Can't wait to check it out and to find some deserving little person to mind it for me.

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    3. Up to you, but offer is there! hope all is good, you must finishing up the third inferior book by now, looking forward to reading it...

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  2. It's fantastic:)And the trailer is great!I'll buy it in the first days of November,can't wait to see it:)

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    1. Cool! Thats great to hear... If you want I can sign it for you, let me know when you receive it;)

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  3. I love your work, it´s fantastic!!!
    best regards,
    Maribel M.B

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