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Prestige Scotland Award 21/22 WINNERS!We’ve been in a bit of shock over here at PMGJ HQ 😳 But it’s true, we’ve WON!‘Children’s Book Retailer of the Year’Prestige Scotland: “all businesses within that particular category are passed onto our panel of industry expert judges who then ultimately pick a winner.Alongside the questionnaire, publicly sourced information is used such as reviews, testimonials and information provided on the company’s website and social media platforms.”Awesome news! So it’s a big thanks to all of our customers helping us to make it to no.1...

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We're delighted and very excited to have a number of live school & charity readings booked into our diary after the Easter break - and what better illustrated children's book to showcase than Fash, Chaps N' Banz!  The story follows a quirky family as they embark on a Friday night dinner that will change their lives forever! As Father realises what Mother is cooking, he starts to sing a hilarious and catchy song. The song is infectious, with the rest of the family joining in and singing along too. Then out of nowhere, they hear a loud knock at the...

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As we continue to plug away during the pandemic, it came as a wonderful surprise this week that we’d managed to become published into Waterstones. Whilst we’ve only been operating as a small storytelling business for 6 months (if not less) it was exactly the boost we needed this week.  Our credibility as a storytelling duo has increased and with that has an even bigger audience for our wonderful illustrated and comedic books.  As we realign our focus, we’ve managed to finish the writing of TWO stories this week! One aimed at our 4-9 age audience and the other, our...

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We’ve been running our storybooks business for 6 months now, during the most difficult economic times in our (Paul & Graeme’s) 33 years on this earth. But we’ve still made it work, launching two wonderfully unique children’s stories with reasonable sales behind the. On reflection it’s made us think about the “what if’s”... What if the pandemic never happened, where would we be? Would it have pushed us to create our business or would we trundle along being caught up with the normal distractions in life? No matter what, we are where we are. Are we are continuing to work...

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