Holidays these days come in the form of super baby-friendly, easy to get to conveniences that actually end up being far less convenient than staying at home. So I’m … Continue reading
Finding a balance between humour and the subject of anxiety on screen… In 2015, ‘Why Am I Scared of Everything?’ was published; a humorous take on a fictional Regina’s … Continue reading
Having worked with Rose Mannering before on The Spotty Dotty Daffodil; her beautiful story about individuality, I collaborated with her again on a new angle concerning feeling ‘different’ to … Continue reading
Bethany Straker: The Different Approaches in Writing for Adults and for Children to Mark the Release of WHY AM I SCARED OF EVERYTHING?
To celebrate the release of ‘Why Am I Scared of Everything?’ I talk about the different approaches in tackling adult and children’s books and why I’ve tried both. The last … Continue reading
Bethany Straker: Isabel Atherton’s ‘Ruby Moo’s Deep Sea Adventure’ is a new children’s book hitting the US shelves in September. It’s a quirky, imaginative and fun book that the author … Continue reading
Book Birthday Interview: Stella and Steve Travel Through Space! by James Duffett-Smith and Bethany Straker
Bethany Straker: Today I’m talking space travel and home comforts with the author of the educational and exciting ‘Stella and Steve Travel Through Space!’, which I very much enjoyed illustrating. … Continue reading