My Uncle’s Donkey Translated into Japanese by Haruki Murakami

A Japanese edition of Tohby Riddle’s picture book My Uncle’s Donkey has just been released by publisher Asunaro Shobo. The translation, accompanied by a thought-provoking translator’s note, is by globally acclaimed author Haruki Murakami,… Continue reading

Here Comes Stinkbug!

For those interested in a Tohby Riddle book for the very young, Here Comes Stinkbug! is out now. This fun book features an ensemble cast of garden-variety creatures that includes a stink bug,… Continue reading

Nobody Owns the Moon 10th Anniversary Edition!

Nobody Owns the Moon, the moving and much-loved picture book by Tohby Riddle, has been licensed to Berbay Publishing. In early 2019 Berbay Publishing will be releasing a beautiful 10th anniversary edition of… Continue reading

Exhibition of Paintings by Tohby Riddle

Paintings by Tohby Riddle will be exhibited as part of a group show, About Town, at Rex-Livingstone Art + Objects in Katoomba. The show features four artists: Faye Wilson, Michel Streich, Marty Walker and… Continue reading

Workshop: Good Thinking, Good Writing

Tohby Riddle will be giving a workshop for children aged 10–14 at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba on Saturday 28 April (9.30–11 am). The workshop is part of the 2018 Sydney Writers’… Continue reading

Illustrations for Kitty Flanagan’s new book

Much-loved Australian comedian Kitty Flanagan has just released a book, Bridge Burning & Other Hobbies, with Allen & Unwin. It’s a choice collection of very funny autobiographical stories. Buy it and read it.… Continue reading

Collectors’ Edition #5, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre

Collectors’ Edition #5 has opened at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre. This two-week long exhibition features the work of about 100 artists, many of whom have previously exhibited at BMCC. All works are… Continue reading

RE-IMAGINE, Geelong Gallery 2018

Re-Imagine – The World According to Children’s Books has opened at Geelong Gallery, Victoria. The exhibition is a selective survey of Australian children’s literature and book illustration of the past twenty years. Unforgotten… Continue reading

Meet the Author at Kinokuniya

To coincide with his April exhibition at Books Kinokuniya’s Wedge Gallery, Tohby Riddle will be appearing at the gallery on 12 April from 11 am. The Meet-the-Author session will be an opportunity for people to… Continue reading

Upcoming TV Appearances on “Get Arty”

“Get Arty”, a new TV show for children about art, artists and art-making, is being screened on 7TWO (nationally) and Channel 72. Tohby Riddle is featured in segments in two upcoming episodes: 7 am… Continue reading