Playing by the book

Reviews of kids' books and the crazy, fun stuff they inspire us to do

What would your dream house look like?

H.O.U.S.E. by Aleksandra Machowiak and Daniel Mizielinski (translated by Elzbieta Wojcik-Leese) is a book about dreams becoming reality. About imagination taking flight and bearing fruit. It’s also a nonfiction book about architecture. And, it’s wonderful! I first came across the work of Aleksandra Machowiak and Daniel Mizielinski when I interviewed Jan Pieńkowski and asked him […]

Polish illustrators as recommended by Jan Pieńkowski

In my interview earlier this week with Jan Pieńkowski he suggested some current Polish illustrators that we might enjoy here on Playing by the book. Today’s post includes a selection of their work – do let me know what you think! ———— Monika Hanulak (whose work Jan Pieńkowski described as modest and clever) Monica doesn’t […]

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