10 Facts About Illustrator James Brown

10 Facts About Illustrator James Brown

Find out more about new Five Quills illustrator James Brown with these ten facts. 1. Lives in Nottingham 2. Illustrates Chapter books and picture books. 3. Favourite books As an English secondary school teacher I have too many favourite novels, plays and poems to...
Five Quills Represented by Rights People

Five Quills Represented by Rights People

There’s exciting news at Five Quills HQ: a new deal with rights agency Rights People. The first international outing for Sky Private Eye picture book series is at Frankfurt Book Fair this week when Five Quills foreign rights will be represented by Caroline...
Illustrator Q&A | Loretta Schauer

Illustrator Q&A | Loretta Schauer

I usually start by creating the main characters for the story; it’s a bit like assembling a cast for a play or film. Inspirational children’s book illustrator Loretta Schauer shares her approach and inspirations in bringing picture books to life through drawing,...
Author Q&A | Jane Clarke

Author Q&A | Jane Clarke

Children still enjoy many of the same books, but publishing goes through fashions and stories have become faster-paced. As a writer you have to keep up! Award winning children’s book author and Five Quills writer Jane Clarke shares her inspirations, her approach to...
Bologna Book Fair 2016

Bologna Book Fair 2016

Five Quills will be attending Bologna book fair for the first time as a visitor. We are looking forward to present a preview of our new series Sky Private Eye!  We are excited to be part of the bustling and creative world of children’s books! For more...

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