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26 Sep 2019

'A magical world of wonders' what an absolutely amazing review of our pop up gallery in Folkestone. Meet Ursula who popped in to our pop up. She is a fellow bookworm, writer and artist. We love her interpretation of our Fat Cat. Take a look at what else her mum had to...

2 Aug 2019

We are delighted to announce the launch date of our fourth book 'Cocka-Poodle-Do' a new book of funny verse. It will officially be available from 20th October (our first Wedding Anniversary) if you would like to pre-order you can do so now via the websit...

1 Apr 2019

Spring has well and truly sprung and we hope you are having fun. 

Look who features on Jo's new comedy show poster. Yes, it's 'Jelly Dog' inspiration, AKA Sky, on Jo's head. Painted and created by our very own illustrator extraordinaire - Phillip Price.

Jo will be p...

8 Nov 2018

Jo Burke (me) and Phillip Price (artist, illustrator & wonderful human) tied the knot on Saturday 20th October.  Our ceremony took place at the magnificent Charlton House and our reception was held at award winning Little Nan's.

Here's a sneaky peek at some of...

4 Sep 2018

The holidays are sadly over but, wow oh wow, what a summer it was. Frumpy Cat was certainly not impressed with the heat at the stall in Greenwich Market.

To celebrate the UK having it's first real summer for far too many years and to help beat the, Back to School B...

7 Jun 2018

We are delighted to have been asked to run a storytelling/art workshop as part of the wonderful Greenwich Book Festival

Our workshop will take place at the stunning 

Royal Naval College on:

Saturday 16th June from 4.30-5.30pm.

Full details and booking information 

Jo...

4 Jun 2018

A few weeks ago I was approached by a journalist who had heard about my books and the story behind them. She thought her readers would be interested. 

I had no idea it would be a full page.

This article was followed swiftly by Eltham Arts creative writing awards ceremony...

16 Apr 2018

Custard Towers closed for a little mini break during the Easter Holidays. Illustrator Phillip Price and I headed to stunning Venice for some inspiration.

I felt like I'd been dropped into a masterpiece and allowed to wander around inside. Everywhere you looked was...

4 Apr 2018

Super exited to announce that my latest book, this time an early chapter book, is available to pre-order now!

Below is a sneak peak at some of the wonderful pencil drawings Phillip Price has created inside the new book. I think you will agree they are striking....

27 Mar 2018

Want to write and publish your own book? Of course you do everyone does. Don't they? They say everyone has a book in them but so few manage to get their book out.  I totally understand why, it can be a daunting task.

Over the last year I've been asked, on countless...

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