"Julia Donaldson, the celebrated author, pays tribute to her readers in this enchanting and imaginative picture book, inspired by the countless children she has met during book signings over the years.
From Romeo to Juliet, Roman to Saxon, and even to the yet-to-be-met Norman, Julia weaves together a delightful collection of children's names, all set within her signature rhyming style. Using themes like months of the year, colors, flowers, food, and gemstones, she creates a captivating tapestry of names.
Set within a magical, transforming bookshop, 'Julia Donaldson's Book of Names' serves as a delightful homage to the world of books and young book enthusiasts. With Nila Aye's award-winning illustrations, this book becomes a treasure trove where readers can seek their names and even find a special space for Julia to sign or for them to add their own name. It's a heartwarming ode to the joy of reading and the bond between authors and their readers."