The Geneva Chronicles
An Illustrated History as told by Allo the Allobrogian and his Horse
Tsunamis on lake Geneva. Dark Matter at CERN. Peacocks in the park. Naughty dukes, vegetable soup, chocolate marmites. And MORE.
Allo the Allobrogian has been buried underneath Geneva Cathedral for over 2000 years, and he has seen it all. ...
Praise for The Geneva Chronicles
'Chroniques de Genève: Ludiques et inspirées' ( Tribune de Genève
'Un manuel richement illustré rapporte quelques grands moments de la Cité de Calvin' (Le Temps)
the perfect book for little sleepyheads!
Owl soars over Switzerland, wishing everyone goodnight: from the marmots, the Matterhorn and the Emmental cheese to the double-decker trains and even the little street-cleaning trolleys.
For fans of Goodnight Moon, beautifully illustrated b...
50 Amazing Swiss Women
True Stories You Should Know About
Spies, activists, entrepreneurs, entertainers, politicians, athletes, midwives, mothers... Swiss women are daring, ingenious, and brave. Though the country is small, the heroines are vast!
February 2021 marks the fiftieth anniversary of wom...
Praise for 50 Amazing Swiss Women
Read this in two sittings!
Love the stories and highlighted women! This book was written and published in time for the 50th year of Women’s right to vote in Switzerland. Can you believe it?! ...
The Princess and the Prick
Fairytales for Feminists
You'll never read those classic fairytales and nursery rhymes in the same way ever again...
May I kiss you, he said.
She didn't answer. She was asleep.
So he kissed her anyway.
A feminist humour and gift book for adult...
Praise for The Princess and the Prick
'I hate this book. It makes me look like a right prick.'
'A real wake-up call.'
‘Darkly funny’ (Amazon.com review)
‘To the point in the best way possible!’ (Amazon.co.uk review)
Slobber Slobber Kiss Kiss
#metoo; about those pesky hugs from relatives
Shortlist: Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis 2020
Chosen by Pro Helvetia as one of their “Magic 9” books
Emma does not like kissing her visitors. Her uncle&rsquo...
Praise for Slobber Slobber Kiss Kiss
So much fun to read with the little ones! This is a delightful book with a strong message for kids and the grown-ups in their lives... nobody should be forced to show affection with kisses or hugs unless they want to. The author approaches ...
Forest School Tools 1
Illustrated by Tennie Videler, Cambridge Thinking Press; in collaboration with Cambridge Forest Schools. OUT OF PRINT. Please contact me for a signed copy.
Learn how to whittle safely with Dixie the Pixie and his friends...
Praise for Whittling Away
The Red Hot Fireball
Illustrated by Clément Espinosa, éditions utopie, 2017.
One day, Zay gets so angry that she turns into a red, hot f...
Praise for The Red Hot Fireball
'My girls loved interacting with Fireball Zay, and following along on her journey with anger. And I loved giving them a story about an emotion so often shunned.' (Tara McLaughlin Giroud)