NSW Premier’s Literary Awards: The Greatest Gatsby Shortlisted

The Greatest Gatsby: a visual book of grammar, created by Tohby Riddle, has been shortlisted for the Patricia Wrightson Prize in the 2016 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards.

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

Inolvidables, the Spanish-language edition of Unforgotten

Inolvidables, the Spanish-language edition of Unforgotten by Tohby Riddle, has recently been released. It is published by Editorial Oceano who publish in 21 Spanish-speaking countries around the world.

‘The Greatest Gatsby deserves a place on any desk.’

More media coverage for the Greatest Gatsby: A Visual Book of Grammar is in. Below are two quotes from The Walkley Magazine. For a full list of reviews, stories and interviews visit the Reviews/Interviews page: ‘Tohby Riddle,… 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 Greatest Gatsby: second print run on its way

Because the first print run of The Greatest Gatsby: A Visual Book of Grammar sold out in its first month, Penguin Books is temporarily out of stock as it awaits shipment of the second printing. Please be assured that new… Continue reading

‘I’ve not seen fundamental grammar demonstrated so clearly’

Following are some quotes from early reviews of The Greatest Gatsby: A Visual Book of Grammar. ‘I’ve not seen fundamental grammar demonstrated so clearly and comprehensibly as Riddle has achieved in this book’ Magpies… Continue reading

If it looks too good to be true …

Australian photographer Frank Hurley took some of the most memorable photos of the twentieth century. If his 1915 photos of The Endurance stranded in pack ice during Ernest Shackleton’s doomed Antarctic expedition were not enough, his photos… Continue reading