Picture Books, Book Covers & Educational Books

Picture Books & Book Covers


 

Bliain na nAmhrán (Year of Song) Book

Book Cover illustrated by Tarsila Kruse. Bliain na nAmhrán (Year of Song). Songs and Rhymes of four seasons. Written by Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin and illustrated by Tarsila Kruse, Christina O Donovan, Brian Fitzgerald and myself (Jennifer Farley). Published by Futa Fata....

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Astronaut Academy Book

Through a series of fun and challenging tasks in this picture book, kids will attend “classes” as part of their special training required to become an astronaut on a mission to Mars: Space Pilot, Space Living, Space Engineer, Space Scientist and Space Gym. Each topic...

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M is For Moby Dick

M is for Moby Dick is a book I'm currently working on for very young (toddlers) readers. Featuring 26 words inspired by the famous book by Herman Melville, each page contains an illustration of a character or idea from the book. Below you can see the cover and a...

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The Wind & The Sun

This is four images from a set of illustrations telling the story of The Wind And The Sun - Aesop's Fable published in Irish by Folens. The story tells of a dispute between the wind and the sun over who is the strongest. THE WIND and the Sun were disputing which was...

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Fionn & The Dragon

Illustrations created for the story of Fionn & The Dragon, published as part of the Primary School Irish book in Ireland by Folens. The Fionn in question is the mythical Irish hunter Fionn mac Cumhaill, also known in English as Finn MacCool.  The work involved...

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The Hare & The Tortoise

Illustrations created for the classic Aesop Fable of The Hare & The Tortoise, published as part of primary school Irish by Folens. The work involved creating six full colour scenes (some of which you can see above) and a colour maze activity and a set of black and...

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Animal ABC

Animal ABC is an alphabet book I wrote and illustrated for very young readers. It features 26 colourful animals and a glossary with some interesting facts about each one. It's available to buy in print and download as an ebook from Amazon. You can buy or download the...

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Farid’s Rickshaw Ride

"Farid's Rickshaw Ride" is 48-page picture book I illustrated about a small boy in Bangladesh and the Rickshaw driver he meets one day in the city. The book was written by the very talented Rowan Oberman and created in conjunction with Trocaire. It was developed for...

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Grace O’Malley Meets Queen Elizabeth 1

This is a set of spot illustrations created for Irish language publisher An Gum. According to Irish legend, as a young girl Grace O’Malley wished to go on a trading expedition to Spain with her father. Upon being told she could not because her long hair would catch in...

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