The King Who Banned the Dark by Emily Howarth-Booth is an illuminating tale of power, rebellion, darkness and light. Lots of fun to read, this book cleverly delivers some important messages. There is a brilliant activity pack, filled with fun things to do and ways to explore the message of the book.
The King Who Banned the Dark has also been shortlisted for The Klaus Flugge Prize which is a special award given to the most promising and exciting newcomer to children’s book illustration. You can read more about this award and the other books shortlisted here.