August 18, 2019

Giselle Clarkson wrestles with imposter syndrome in her most recent comic. Giselle has also ill...

June 20, 2019

Penguins have appeared in famed picture books with relative frequency over the years – and not...

April 22, 2019

Many of the awards for children's literature in New Zealand (bestowed by either Storylines or t...

March 14, 2019

This is a momentous occasion: it's the second anniversary of Giselle Clarkson Comics on The Sap...

March 10, 2019

What a treat to be handed three titles with wonderful female protagonists. While they all sit c...

February 13, 2019

Do you recognise the name Avis Acres? Giselle Clarkson fills us in on the importance of this ea...

December 16, 2018

As we near the end of 2018, our cool and clever illustrator, Giselle Clarkson, reaches Peak Ado...

October 9, 2018

Is there any experience more universal than inappropriate laughing fits? Here, illustrator Gise...

September 4, 2018

In the 16th of our regular comics from Giselle Clarkson, she ruminates on the unusual history o...

July 23, 2018

As part of our coverage for this year's NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, we asked...

June 11, 2018

A notorious witch, some butterflies, and a fantail that can't stay still. Reviewer Holly Walker...

We are very pleased to have permission to publish the first three spreads of the Giselle Clarks...

June 6, 2018

How can we describe the theme of this month's comic by Giselle Clarkson? Two words: Bird. Arms....

May 6, 2018

Our illustrator, Giselle Clarkson, puts on her Investigative Scientist hat to take a deeper loo...

April 3, 2018

Our illustrator looks into the notion that children's book writers and illustrators are all ecc...

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