childrensillustrations - Daniel Egneus's Latest Blog Articles View Daniel Egneus's Latest Blog Articles Daniel Egneus: The Thing (Simon Puttock) - Egmont Daniel Egneus has worked his illustrative magic on 'The Thing' by Simon Puttock, published by Egmont (June 2017). Thu, 11 May 2017 10:43:26 +0100 Raven Child and the Snow Witch - Glowing reviews It's been a delight to read all the glowing reviews of Raven Child and the Snow Witch (Templar), written by Linda Sunderland and illustrated by Daniel Egneus. Here is a round-up of recent coverage - we are immensely proud of our talented author/illustrator team! “A hauntingly powerful story that is full of drama and mystery, a perfect picture book that children of all ages will enjoy” - Acorn Books “One to savour and revisit… I can see this as being a classic winter tale” - Minerva Reads “This is a memorable book and one that deserves to be widely read” - Serendipity Reviews “I apologise for the length of this review – it is longer than I normally write, but this book deserves the space” - Childtastic Books “Adults will appreciate to poignancy of the story and enjoy encouraging children’s emotional response” - Practical Pre-school “..atmospheric, touching fairy-tale” - Scottish Daily Express “A stunning modern fable that absolutely exudes quality from every single page spread” - Read it Daddy “A tale of courage, hope and the power of love, this is a beautiful fairy tale that will be enjoyed by older readers” - Book Lover Jo “A stunningly illustrated story… a mythic tale you’ll want to return to every winter” - BookTrust: Top 10 new Christmas picture books 2016 “…this is a modern winter classic” - Smallish Magazine “Enchanting” - Drawing On Books/South Wales Evening Post “An emotion-packed haunting story, with outstanding illustrations” - Parents in Touch “…the perfect Christmas treat for all the family” - Blackpool Gazette Online “This is the perfect time of year to read, enjoy and most importantly take time to appreciate this stunning book” - The Bookbag – Tony Taylor “Spell-bindingly beautiful” - Jill R. Bennett “If you are looking for a wondrous haunting fairy-tale filled with adventure and intrigue Raven Child does not disappoint” - The Book Sniffer “It holds the feel of a classic good-vs-evil fairy-tale and a brave female protagonist” - Twickermum Top 10 new Christmas Books: “…a mythic tale you’ll want to return to every winter” - BookTrust Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:45:38 +0000 Daniel Egneus: Greek National Opera - Christmas production Daniel created these beautiful illustrations which will be animated for a Christmas production of Peter and the Wolf and Paddington Bear's First Concert at the Greek National Opera. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:45:53 +0000 Linda Sunderland & Daniel Egneus: Raven Child and the Snow-Witch Raven Child and the Snow-Witch, the much-anticipated debut picture book from Linda Sunderland (Author) and Daniel Egneus (Illustrator) is available from 6th October, published by Templar. Synopsis:  Anya lives with her mother and father in the shadow of the icy glacier where the Snow-Witch reigns. Every spring, Anya's mother journeys to the glacier to pick the blue gentian flowers that grow there. But this time, she does not return. She has been captured by the Snow-Witch and imprisoned in the ice. Anya and her father set off with the ravens to rescue her. It's a treacherous journey, and there is no knowing what they will find; but the strength of Anya's love conquers all; the Snow-Witch is defeated and Anya's mother is saved. About the Author: Linda Sunderland is represented by Good Illustration and Raven Child and the Snow-Witch is her first picture book. Linda was a primary school teacher for 28 years. After retirement she began writing stories and poetry, pursuing her interest in astronomy and taking piano lessons. In 2014 she gained an MA in Creative Writing (Contemporary Poetry) under the tutelage of, amongst others, the poets Jean Sprackland and Carol Ann Duffy. Her poetry portfolio was awarded a distinction. Linda lives in Burnley, Lancashire. About the Illustrator: Daniel Egneus is a highly regarded and revered fashion illustrator. Born in Sweden, Daniel has lived in Prague, London, Berlin, Bologna, Rome, Milan and has now made Athens his base. A prolific artist, he has had successful collaborations with clients such as Chanel, Marie Claire, Adidas, Nike, H&M, Time magazine, The Times, Harper's Bazaar, Haagen-Dazs, BMW, Pepsi Cola and Lufthansa. He has published many books and illustrated selected poems by Alexander Pushkin. Daniel regularly organises contemporary art shows across Europe. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:05:45 +0100 NEW children's illustrator, Daniel Egneus Introducing Daniel Egneus' wonderfully dreamy new children's portfolio. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:52:16 +0100