Silent Light: paintings by Tohby Riddle can now be viewed online

Silent Light: paintings by Tohby Riddle can now be viewed here. The paintings are also for sale. The actual show is now open to the public and will run till 27 February 2022… Continue reading

Silent Light: paintings by Tohby Riddle

“When transfigured by light, an everyday moment can seem permeated with deeper meaning and mystery.“ My first solo show of paintings is to be held at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre (Katoomba NSW)… Continue reading

Starred Kirkus Review for Nobody Owns the Moon

Ahead of its release by Berbay Books in the United States in September 2021, Nobody Owns the Moon by Tohby Riddle has received a starred review in the influential Kirkus Reviews. Published since… Continue reading

New Book! The March of the Ants

A new picture book, written by Ursula Dubosarsky (Australian Children’s Laureate 2020/2021) and illustrated by Tohby Riddle (Australia’s nominee for the 2022 Hans Christian Andersen Medal for illustration), has just been released this… Continue reading

Hans Christian Andersen Awards Nomination

It’s an honour to be Australia’s nomination, along with Margaret Wild, for the Hans Christian Andersen Awards 2022. To quote from the press release of the International Board on Books for Young People… Continue reading

Resources for The Astronaut’s Cat

So far there are three resources for The Astronaut’s Cat to help teachers, children and others engage more deeply with the book. There are Notes on the Making of The Astronaut’s Cat (PDF).… Continue reading

Yahoo Creek Shortlisted for CBCA Awards

Yahoo Creek: an Australian mystery by Tohby Riddle has been shortlisted for 2020 CBCA Book of the Year Awards. Although difficult to categorise, this picture book is in the non-fiction/information book category, the… Continue reading

NEW BOOK! The Astronaut’s Cat

The Astronaut’s Cat, a new picture book by Tohby Riddle, is out now! This is the first book by Tohby Riddle ever released during a pandemic lockdown. It is published by Allen &… Continue reading

Yahoo Creek an Aurealis Awards Finalist

Yahoo Creek: an Australian Mystery by Tohby Riddle has been nominated a finalist in the Best Graphic Novel / Illustrated Work category of the prestigious Aurealis Awards 2019. These awards recognise the achievements… Continue reading

Nobody owns the Moon Artwork Exhibition

The complete artwork for Nobody Owns the Moon (Berbay Books) is currently on show at The Literature Centre, Fremantle WA, for the duration of school term 4. Various process drawings and documents to… Continue reading