March 28, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Meet three illustrators: Andrea Alemanno, Mario Onnis and Michele Rocchetti

Three illustrators, three distinctive visual styles and three different ways of looking at the world. Andrea Alemanno, Mario Onnis and Michele Rocchetti have just returned from the International Children’s Book Fair in Bologna. We asked them about their experiences and … Continue reading

February 28, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Meet the Illustrator: Estella Guerrera

“I am a developmental psychologist, and I have worked for over ten years in the psycho-educational and social field, and am involved in the management, planning and coordination of services and initiatives aimed at children, families and people with disabilities, … Continue reading

September 27, 2013
by Nora Nagy
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Mystery at the Mill Special and Interview

Mystery at the Mill (Blue Readers Fiction, Level 5) takes you on an adventure in space and time, and it also raises some  important issues in our society that your students will care about, too. The story is set in … Continue reading

June 25, 2013
by Nora Nagy
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Meet the illustrator Lorenzo Sabbatini

There is a growing number of picture books, graphic novels and beautifully illustrated readers available in the English language teaching world. And here at Helbling Readers we firmly believe that the illustrations can help convey and consolidate meaning as well … Continue reading