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Episode 13: Picture Book Special with Steve Antony and Helen Hancocks

Broadcast 30 June, 2015

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For their annual picture book special to celebrate the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal, the DTRH gang are joined by picture book creators Steve Antony and Helen Hancocks. Plus an interview with 2015 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal William Grill, and comments from some of the children who took part in this year’s Carnegie Greenaway shadowing scheme.


Our guests

Helen Hancocks

Steve Antony


Reading list

Greenaway past:

Tim All-Alone by Edward Ardizzone (Frances Lincoln)

This Is Not My Hat – Jon Klassen (Walker)

Helen Oxenbury

John Burningham

Jim Kay

Anthony Browne

Chris Riddell

Janet Ahlberg

Gerald Rose

Greenaway present:

Shackleton’s Journey – William Grill (Flying Eye Books)

The Promise – Laura Carlin, text by Nicola Davies (Walker)

Dark Satanic Mills –John Higgins & Marc Olivent, text by Marcus & Julian Sedgwick (Walker)

Jim’s Lion – Alexis Deacon, text by Russell Hoban (Walker)

Smelly Louie – Catherine Rayner (Macmillan)

Goth Girl And The Ghost Of A Mouse – Chris Riddell (Macmillan)

Tinder – David Roberts, text by Sally Gardner (Orion)

Rules Of Summer – Shaun Tan (Hodder)


New books this month

The Mystery Of The Clockwork Sparrow by Katherine Woodfine (Egmont)

The Crocodile Under The Bed by Judith Kerr

Judith Kerr retrospective Tiger, Mog and Pink Rabbit at the Jewish Museum

Sir Scallywag And The Battle For Stinky Bottom – Giles Andreae and Korky Paul (Penguin)

Lucy And Tom At The Seaside by Shirley Hughes (Red Fox)

Write Your Own Adventure Stories by Paul Dowswell & Paul Hoppe (Usborne)

It’s About Love by Steven Camden (HarperCollins)

For Holly by Tanya Byrne (Headline)

Remix by Non Pratt (Walker)

The Mark Of Cain by Lindsey Barraclough (Random House)


Find out more

The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal


Image from Shackleton’s Journey – William Grill (Flying Eye Books)