Tag Archive: Tohby Riddle

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

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

Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2016: The Greatest Gatsby shortlisted

From the judges’ comments: “He [Riddle] makes light work of one of the heaviest topics known to schoolchildren everywhere and in all times. Here at last is a book for young people about… Continue reading

For Keeps – 100 years of the School Magazine!

On the second day of August 2016, The School Magazine celebrated its centenary in Sydney’s Botanic Gardens. Any publishing venture has to be both inspired and robust in its conception to last a hundred years. This venture understood… Continue reading

World Premiere of Spare Parts Puppet Theatre’s Nobody Owns the Moon

For some time now the Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, based in Fremantle, Western Australia, has been lovingly adapting Tohby Riddle’s picture book Nobody Owns The Moon to the stage. To quote from SPPT’s site: ‘With hand… Continue reading

Cover Designs for ABC Classics

ABC Classics has recently released a series of nine classical music CDs for children with cover artwork and design by Tohby Riddle. Each album, released on the ABC Kids label, introduces a different classical composer or genre… Continue reading

“A Brilliant Picture Book” – Reviews for Milo

More reviews have been published for Tohby Riddle’s Milo: a moving story. The following are quotes from various sources: “This excellent example of sophisticated visual and verbal storytelling will appeal to children and adults.”… Continue reading

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