Monthly Archives: December 2021

With thanks to

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Nibweb (the network for children’s non-fiction writers) would like to thank the following organisations for making this website possible:
The National Union of Journalists:


and The Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society:


Nibweb members would also like to thank illustrator Penny Ives for her work for this site. See more of Penny’s work at: and

More news from Nibweb members

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Moira Butterfield has won the Creative Play award for an  under-fives book,  Look What I Found at the Seaside,  published by Nosy Crow for the National Trust. The Creative Play Awards are sponsored and organised by Creative Steps magazine, which promotes creative play as vital in a child’s development. The illustrator is Jesús Verona. See


Fiona Macdonald tells us that: ‘The Mary Rose Museum have set up a “join-the-crew” museum trail based on a book I wrote (they were very helpful advisors).’ It’s You Wouldn’t Want to Sail on the Mary Rose: written by Fiona Macdonald, illustrated by David Antram, with David Salarya associated with the work.





And John Townsend has drawn attention to a blog which mentions several Nibweb members – have a look to find out more about how we work and what we do.

We aren’t all listed on this site, but if you go to our ‘Contact Us’ page, we can send out a general email to everyone to help you find a suitable author.