Alphabet

Here you’ll find my favourite Alphabet picture books. They brain-tease, entertain and inspire; they can calm, celebrate and excite. From culturally diverse creators from all over the world, this selection includes celebrated classics and clever new editions, which shall delight you with linguistic wits, the visuals or both. Enjoy!

The "Working Alphabet": a linguistic and visual delight from celebrated Russian creators Alphabet Alphabet

The “Working Alphabet”: a linguistic and visual delight from celebrated Russian creators

This “Working Alphabet” is a linguistically witty and visually stunning delight. You would expect no less from its great Russian creators –  the 1987 Nobel prize laureate Joseph Brodsky (1940-1996) …

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"Animalia" by Graeme Base: an absurdist alliterative alphabet to challenge your intelligence Alphabet Alphabet

“Animalia” by Graeme Base: an absurdist alliterative alphabet to challenge your intelligence

“Animalia” – the creation of Graeme Base’s genius – is infinitely more than just an ABC book. It was included in the 1987 Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Picture …

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