Founder of My Book Corner, Emma Perry is also a picture book author. Her debut picture book – I Don’t Like Books. Never. Ever. The End. illustrated by Sharon Davey – has been sold to 9 territories & was published by David Fickling Books in the UK, February 2020.
Her second book, This Book Has Alpacas and Bears, illustrated by Rikin Parekh, was published June 2020.
Emma Perry now lives in Bath, UK, but prior to that, she spent a lovely five years in Melbourne, Australia. Emma has been obsessed with books for as long as she can remember.
A graduate of English Literature, a teacher and organiser of International Book Giving Day, she adores being constantly surrounded by them – but fears for her safety should those tottering piles of books ever fall over.
- This Book Has Alpacas And Bears - David Fickling Books, June 2020
- I Don't Like Books. Never. Ever. The End - David Fickling Books, February 2020
Awards and residencies
- Pick Of The Month by Julia Eccleshare - February 2020
- Debut of the Month - LoveReading4Kids, February 2020
- One to Watch, The Sunday Times - Nicolette Jones, The Sunday Times, March 2020
Current Events and Projects
- Coram Beanstalk Regional Conference - January 21st, 2020
- Writing Weekend with #WriteMentor - March 14th - 15th 2020
- Writers & Artists Children’s & YA Fiction Online Festival - Writing Picture Books, 1st March 2021