Category Archives: Books

Sally Kindberg’s children’s book Funny Fingers

A cover proof of one of the children’s books I wrote and illustrated some years ago for Macmillan. Interesting to see Mr Punch has managed to appear on the cover – he always manages to pop up every so often … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s The Hand Book launch celebration at Swedenborg House

The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) unfolded its leporello pages in the Magic Lantern Room of Swedenborg House last night in celebration of its launching.  There were toasts and book signings.  The distant strains of old music hall songs … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s The Hand Book launches at ELCAF

Great day at ELCAF  (East London Comic Arts Festival) meeting up with fab comic strip makers and friends and seeing The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) on sale there for the first time.  Now available from publisher Design For … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg at Barnes Children’s Literature Festival 2019

  Great fun to meet my pirate crew of thirty or so children with their families at Barnes Children’s Literature Festival last saturday, and see some brilliant treasure maps as well as super inventive piratical portraits.  With thanks to Arnhel … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) publication date

The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) now has a publication date.  A leporello or concertina book for all ages, published by Design For Today, it will launch at the East London Comic Art Festival on June 8/9th.

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Clown encounters

Whilst visiting a friend in Clerkenwell, east London recently, I met Jolly Jack the clown who very kindly showed me his cuttings book and told me a bit about his career. He was resting up as he’d recently tripped over the … Continue reading

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Draw It! Swedish and Norwegian co-editions arrive

Some new co-editions of the first Draw It! book arrived yesterday evening – a surprise delivery.  The last co-edition was for Taiwan.  Great to see my books in all sorts of different languages. As well as in English of course! … Continue reading

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Fossil Hunter connection at Bouncing Off The Wall

Last weekend after running my Hand Book of hopes and dreams workshop at Bouncing Off The Wall Graphics Fair, I watched a Pollocks Toy Theatre performance which surprisingly featured a flying saucer landing on the stage, and special sound effects … Continue reading

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Lyme Regis visit

Lyme Regis was home to fossil hunter Mary Anning, and on my visit last weekend I spotted a copy of her fragile Commonplace Book in the local museum.  Lyme Regis Museum is built by the sea on the site of where … Continue reading

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The Hand Book of hopes and dreams – preparations

Preparations last week for the publication by Design For Today of my leporello Hand Book of hopes and dreams.  You’ll be able to meet all sorts of characters, and draw your own hopes and dreams at my workshop on 23rd … Continue reading

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