Judith Kerr

Jauntily naive: illustration from Here We Are by Oliver Jeffers (HarperCollins)

A survey of this year’s children’s books sets the cat among the pigeons

2 December 2017 9:00 am

Back in 1990, Roald Dahl wrote a book called The Minpins, which was illustrated by Patrick Benson, a very good…

The unsentimental education of the English girl in pearls

12 November 2016 9:00 am

If you were to take a large dragnet and scoop up all the shoppers in the haberdashery department of Peter…