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We are pleased to announce that our 2017 Book List is now complete, and our list for the 2018 season is also growing rapidly. Some of our new projects, and news about Little Pink Dog Books is shown below:

15 August 2017: The World’s Worst Piratehas received some great reviews from:

5 August 2017: Today our very first book, The World’s Worst Pirate, was officially launched in Brisbane. It was a marvellous event that typified the energy and vitality in this lively children’s picture book. Please see the photos here.

10 July 2017: We are thrilled to announce another picture book publication entitled In the Shadow of an Elephant, which will be written by Georgie Donaghey and illustrated by Belladonna Raudvee. The book will be published in late 2018.

9 July 2017: In the last three days, our latest three new books have been sent off to the printers. Kathy and I are both really excited and look forward to seeing these great books in the next couple of months. The Tiger Who Came to Tea at Raffles Hotel will be on exclusive sale at Raffles Hotel in Singapore. Clover’s Big Ideas and Parmesan, the Reluctant Racehorse will be on sale in the usual bookshops, online and through the Little Pink Dog Books website at www.LittlePinkDogBooks.com where pre-orders may be placed on each of the book web pages.
Providing opportunities for new and emerging authors and illustrators to work collaboratively, and in a manner that enables then to flourish, without the usual severe time pressures is what Little Pink Dog Books is all about. Kathy and Peter Creamer.

13 May 2017: Today, we have heard the exciting news that Katrin Dreiling, who illustrated The World’s Worst Pirate, the first book to be published by Little Pink Dog Books, has signed a contract with Macmillan. Congratulations Katrin! This is exactly why we set up Little Pink Dog Books, and if our commission helped in any way at all, we are thrilled for Katrin.

Katrin has also signed a second contract with Little Pink Dog Books to illustrate Johnny’s Beard, written by the award winning author Michelle Worthington. This book will be published in 2018.

11 May 2017: Today we signed a contract with Sophie Masson, to publish her delightful children’s picture story book, See Monkey. Kathy Creamer is the illustrator, and the book will be published in 2018.

12 April 2017: Our first title, The World’s Worst Pirate, has now been sent for printing and we can’t wait to get the book back and into shops and other outlets. You may now order this book here.

15 March 2017: Having enjoyed working with the very talented Michelle Worthington and Katrin Dreiling on their first book, The World’s Worst Pirate, we are delighted to announce that we will be publishing a second book with them, entitled Johnny’s Beard, in 2018.

15 March 2017: We are thrilled to announce that the first book to be published by Little Pink Dog Books will be The World’s Worst Pirate, written by Michelle Worthington and illustrated by Katrin Dreiling. The book will be available through retail shops and other outlets for individual buyers, and through Dennis Jones & Associates for Bookshops and Libraries from mid June 2017.

15 March 2017: Dennis Jones & Associates have been appointed as the distributor of all books published by Little Pink Dog Books.

7 March 2017: We are pleased to announce the thrilling news that we will be publishing a book for Raffles Hotel in Singapore. The updated book, from the original picture book written and illustrated by Kathy Creamer, will be entitled The Tiger Who Came To Tea At Raffles Hotel. The book is exclusive to Raffles Hotel Gift Shop and available in Mid 2017.

13 November 2016: We are pleased to announce our tenth book entitled Who Farted? which will be published at the end of 2017 or early 2018. The book will be the first book by the exciting new children’s author Fabi Williams and will be illustrated by Kathy Creamer.

18 September 2016: We are thrilled to announce another publication provisionally entitled Bigger Than Yesterday, Smaller Than Tomorrow which will be written by Robert Vescio and illustrated by Kathy Creamer. The book will be published in late 2017.

3 July 2016: Our next book is a wonderful collaboration between Georgie Donaghey and Emma Middleton, provisionally called Clover’s Big Ideas. This will be Little Pink Dog Book’s seventh book, which will be published in 2017.

1 July 2016: An absolutely amazing first half year for Little Pink Dog Books! Kathy and I now have 6 books in various stages of production which we are planning to launch in 2017. We have concentrated on new and emerging writers and illustrators, and have formed teams with varying experiences to ensure that we deliver innovative books that will excite younger people. We now look forward to a very busy second half of 2016 and an amazing 2017! Please keep following us!

30 June 2016: What exciting news! We have confirmed another publication provisionally entitled Tissywoo and the Worry Monsters which will be written and illustrated by the very talented and enthusiastic Trish Donald.

19 June 2016: Our next publication is provisionally entitled The Big Old Rambutan Tree, and will be written and illustrated by Kathy Creamer. A percentage of funds raised by this book will be sent to organisations that support the protection of Orang Utans. We will shortly be starting a crowd funding initiative for this book.

9 June 2016: Little Pink Dog Book’s fourth publication is provisionally entitled Parmesan The Reluctant Racehorse, will be written by Jacqui Halpin and illustrated by John Phillips.

2 June 2016: It is very exciting for us as Little Pink Dog Books that today we announce our third publication. The book will be written by Pat Simmons and illustrated by Vicky Pratt and is provisionally entitled Ziggy’s Zoo.

31 May 2016: We are pleased to announce that today we have signed an agreement for our second publication. The book will be written and illustrated by the very talented Fiona McDonald and is provisionally entitled Edward’s War.

26 May 2016: After an exhaustive selective process that started on the 1st January 2016, and having looked at almost 100 submissions, Little Pink Dog Books is today thrilled to announce its first children’s picture book publication. The book will be written by Michelle Worthington, illustrated by Katrin Dreiling and is provisionally entitled The World’s Worst Pirate.