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Opportunity for Budding Picture Book Creators!

On Saturday 25 February 2017, Tohby Riddle will be appearing with Margaret Hamilton at her Children’s Book Cottage, Pinerolo, (Blackheath, Blue Mountains, NSW) to offer a very special workshop. The one-day course will… Continue reading

Tohby Riddle at Sydney Writers’ Festival 2016

Tohby Riddle will be presenting “The Art of Grammar”, a talk about the making of his visual information book The Greatest Gatsby: A visual book of grammar, as part of the Schools Days of the 2016… Continue reading

Please Welcome Milo: A Moving Story

The latest book by Tohby Riddle is a 48-page picture book, Milo: a moving story, published by Allen & Unwin and released in Australia in April 2016. A whimsical little treatise on friendship, Milo… Continue reading

My Uncle’s Donkey Shortlisted for YABBA and KOALA Awards

Tohby Riddle picture book My Uncle’s Donkey (Penguin, 2010) has been nominated by the children of NSW and Victoria for the YABBA (The Young Australian Best Book Awards) and KOALA (Kids Own Australian Literature Awards) awards in 2015.… Continue reading

Second print run of The Greatest Gatsby now available

For anyone who has had trouble finding a copy of The Greatest Gatsby: A Visual Book of Grammar during May/June, the book is now back in stock at the publisher’s warehouse and booksellers are… Continue reading

The Art of Language: Tohby Riddle at the Sydney Writers’ Festival

Tohby Riddle will be giving a presentation, The Art of Language, on 19 May 2015 at Kings Cross Library, Sydney at 6pm. This free event is part of the 2015 Sydney Writers Festival. The presentation will feature Tohby… Continue reading

Vale J.J. Cale – the Real Deal

Southern Highlands Writers’ Festival

Tohby Riddle will be presenting a number of his books at the Southern Highlands Writer’s Festival in Bowral, NSW. The session is at 10 am Friday 12 July 2013. More information about SHWF.

Adelaide Writers’ Week, 2013

Tohby Riddle will be appearing in two events at Adelaide Writers’ Week on Sunday March 3. They are a Story Tent session from 10.10–10.40 am and a panel session: The Art of the Picture… Continue reading

Stephen Toakley, Composer of the Unforgotten Trailer Music

Those who’ve seen the book trailer for Unforgotten will have heard its original piano score. (Those who haven’t can see – and listen to – the trailer below.) The music was composed and… Continue reading