It's been a big year for Lulu. Shortlisted for the Coventry Inspiration Award, Lulu Loves Stories fought off stiff opposition to win outright!
Then it was chosen by Bookstart to enhance their offer to families who don't speak English as a first language. It's being piloted at the moment and Bookstart have made a wonderful e-Book available on their website.
The US edition was chosen by the state of Kansas as their One-Book-One-State and it was read to nearly every pre-schooler in the state in November!
Also in the US, the Spanish edition was a Junior Library Guild selection - go Charlesbridge!
This Spring sees the publication of the paperback edition of Lulu Reads to Zeki. Click here and see for yourself what a wonderful book it is - Lulu copes with the arrival of her new baby brother by reading to him at every opportunity - what else would you expect!
Chief Cook & Bottle Washer!
I'm Anna McQuinn, the Publisher at Alanna Books. We're a very tiny company, so I'm also the Editor, Foreign Rights Manager, Production Assistant, UK Sales Manager, Marketing Director... I write some of the books, design the information sheets, update the website, make the coffee...