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We Lost Our Human

Ham (a pooch) and Pud (a cat) are shocked to wake up one day to find their human (and ALL other humans) have completely disappeared...

Steve May: Cheese From Dimension Pong

Dynamic duo, Steve May and author Gareth P. Jones are back with another hilarious fifth book in the Pet Defenders series: Cheese From...

Steve May: Attack of the Alien Dung!

Steve May's illustrations for Gareth P. Jones' latest comic caper, Attack of the Alien Dung, fit perfectly with this hilarious, action-packed...

Norton and Alpha by Kristyna Litten

Wonderful new picture book, Norton and Alpha. Norton is an industrious robot, collecting all the detritus around him and testing and...

Santa Claude by Alex T. Smith

Who will deliver the presents to the children on Christmas Eve? - well Claude of course and his faithful companion, Sir Bobblysock....

New Fox Investigates, A Trail of Trickery- Just Published

Emily Fox's newest characters for Adam Frost's Fox Investigates, A Trail of Trickery, are hot off the press! ...

Great Board Books all about Animals!

Acclaimed children's illustrator Thomas Flintham's Animal Colours and Animal Babies are now out in board book format! The friends can't...

Arena August 2016 Calendar - Steve May

It's Summertime and what better way to cool off than with an ice cream. But watch out, dinosaurs love ice cream too! Arena's August...

Claude on TV! The Journey from Book to Animation

Anyone who has seen the work of Alex T Smith cannot deny his obvious talent and skill. Finally we can tell you the exciting journey...

Claude All At Sea is out today!

The latest Claude is finally here, and he's going on a nautical adventure! ...

Claude Going for Gold, The Latest Alex T. Smith Book

Claude is no ordinary dog, and this time he can't wait to take part in a very exciting sports competition. He has his sights set on...

World Book Day and The Big Write are Coming! Thursday 3rd of March

We can't wait for World Book Day! See how you can dress up as Claude, accompanied by Sir Bobblysock from the Alex T. Smith series,...

Emily Fox's Debut Picture Book, Elephant's Pyjamas

We are very proud to announce that Emily Fox's debut picture book Elephant's Pyjamas, written by Michelle Robinson, is published today...

Sketching with Susan Hellard

Susan Hellard creates exquisite pen and ink drawings with beautiful colour washes. All ages can admire her charismatic illustrations...

Thomas Flintham's Animal Babies- Just Published

Learn the names for baby animals and their parents in this new picture book by the acclaimed Thomas Flintham, the newest title in an...

September 2015 Calendar: Alex T Smith: Lights! Camera! Action!

Star of this month's Arena calendar is Claude, from Alex T Smith's latest book, Lights! Camera! Action! published by Hodder Children's Books...

Alex T Smith Illustrates The Hundred and One Dalmations

Alex T Smith's wonderful illustrations adorn Egmont's sumptuous new 60th anniversary edition of the Dodie Smith beloved classic, The...

Alex T Smith's New Book: Lights, Camera, Action!

Drum roll please.... it's time for the long-awaited new book from Alex T Smith starring Claude and his trusty sidekick, Sir Bobblysock...

Steve May Illustrates Dennis The Menace: Canine Carnage

Our friend Dennis the Menace is at it again, this time his diary reveals his exploits as he tries to win a talent contest with a killer...

Neal Layton Illustrates Michael Rosen's Uncle Gobb

Dynamic duo Michael Rosen and Neal Layton are back with another comic tale, Uncle Gobb and the Dread Shed...

Just Published: Neal Layton: Monster by Michael Rosen

Neal Layton's hilarious illustrations are the perfect foil for the brilliant Michael Rosen's witty words in Monster, recently published...

Q&A Artist Profile Adam Stower

As an artist I am constantly looking ahead so it's hard to look back and pick a career highlight. My greatest achievement has been...

Q&A Emily Fox Artist Profile

Emily Fox is busy illustrating her first picture book but she spared us some time to answer a few questions about her top tips on drawing...