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INTERVIEW WITH KIKI BLAH-BLAH (CHRISTMAS WITH MARK LEMON)

IT’S THE END OF THE YEAR, SO I THOUGHT I’D FEATURE AN AMAZING DAD. MARK LEMON EVER SO GRACIOUSLY AGREED TO SPEAK TO US MAKING HIM THE VERY FIRST GUY WE’VE EVER INTERVIEWED. Lemon Drop Books – Lemon Drop Books is an award winning children’s book family publishers from Bristol, UK.Disillusioned with the lack of diversity in children’s books, Mark Lemon decided to create a series of exciting story books with non-white characters. With thrilling tales and beautiful adventures, the Otis & Thea Lemon series is fast becoming a firm favourite in family households. This Christmas Lemon Drop Books donated proceeds from every copy of, Otis Lemon and the Spectacular Submarine, to children’s bereavement charity, Winston’s Wish. The charity lies...

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CHRISTMAS MAGIC - LOVED ONES LOST

Reminiscing back to Christmas 1991. It was Xmas eve, Stockings laid out, A whiskey and mince pie for one. Christmas morning arrived, It was 1992, But there was one person missing, Dad, it was you. The year that you passed, Christmas lost its cheer. Ever since that year, I would shed a tear. The loss, The heartache, The feeling of pain. The knowing, That I would never see your face again. When you lose a loved one that magic of Christmas fades. A space that will never be replaced, It hurts most in the December days. Fast forward to Christmas 2011. The hole in my heart had been replaced, New life had been given. I now had a son, a...

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Christmas Promotion - Winston's Wish

This Christmas we're donating a proceed from every copy of our award winning children's book, Otis Lemon and the Spectacular Submarine, to children's bereavement charity, Winston's Wish. Working alongside this will be our LEMONDROPXMAS17 'buy four books for the price of three' promotion. Use this discount code at the Lemon Drop Books checkout and help us to support this fantastic UK charity. Thank you x

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Style Me Sunday, champions Lemon Drop Books

This image of our lovely friend, Natalie Lee aka Style Me Sunday, is all kinds of AMAZING! Natalie is holding our latest magical children's book release, Thea Lemon and her Super Sporty Fairy Godmother. Natalie was also kind enough to give us a quote for the back cover of this book. Please visit @stylemesunday instagram page and check out all of Natalie's brilliant work."Finally a book that reflects not only my family, but the wonderfully colourful diversity of the world we live in. There is a really lovely mix of reality and fantasy in these books. The characters and story line are exciting and interesting to both kids and parents, and the length of the book (really important) is just...

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LEMON DROP BOOKS X FREDDIE HARREL (BIG HAIR NO CARE)

I am extremely pleased to be part of the fantastic new pop up store 'Big Hair No Care' by the lovely Freddie Harrel. Last Thursday I attended the launch party of Freddie's new shop at Pop Brixton in London. Please go and support this amazing store and check out our beautiful diverse children's books. Freddie Harrel, the London – by way of Paris – style icon/influencer/life coach/entrepreneur is popping up in Brixton for a whole year.The over-achieving blogger, who wears her own hair like a crown of awesome, established her brilliant synthetic-but-still-totally-real-looking afro-hair extensions and wigs brand Big Hair No Care in the spring of 2016 and has been selling them online ever since. But now she’s bringing Big Hair...

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