Father Christmas’s Last Present by Quentin Blake, Marie-Aude Murail and Elvire Murail
Advent Calendar / Quentin Blake

Father Christmas’s Last Present by Quentin Blake, Marie-Aude Murail and Elvire Murail

‘Since his parents couldn’t stop taking about Father Christmas, Julien had decided to pretend to believe in him for another year. So he had written a letter to ask for a present.’ Julien is getting to old for Father Christmas, or so he has been led to believe. But he’s not quite ready to let … Continue reading

The Winter Sleepwalker
Quentin Blake

The Winter Sleepwalker

I’ve been banging on about Roald Dahl without Quentin Blake for quite some time now. So I thought I’d better redress the balance and look at the work of the man who was in my opinion an equal partner in their creative relationship. Another equally important collaboration began several years before his work with Dahl. … Continue reading