The Breaking New Ground brochure is the product of a joint initiative by Speaking Volumes, BookTrust and Pop Up Projects that showcases over 100 contemporary British writers and illustrators of colour, all creating quality literature, stories and images for children and young adults.
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We know from years of experience that representational voices in children’s books are important for all children from all backgrounds. That’s why we have initiated this far-reaching research project with University College London.
If you’re a writer or illustrator looking for support and opportunities to spotlight your work, look no further...
Whether you’re at the beginning of your writer/ illustrator journey, you’ve recently published a book, or you’re about to, the BookTrust Represents project is here to support your next steps.
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