I’m a having a book giveaway competition on Instagram!

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⭐⭐⭐ G I V E A W A Y ⭐⭐⭐ Let's have a quick competition ahead of the amazing upcoming #booklaunch party at #Wimbledonlibrary 📚 on the 22nd of February from 3-5pm Here is your chance to win a not yet released ( release date is in May) #signed hardcover edition of "Max and Xam" for you and your #favouritefriend To enter: 1. Like this post 2. Follow @arihoma 3. Tag your favourite friend (or someone who would love a copy of the book in the comments 😊🙃) 4. Tag more friends for more chances to win (one tag per comment) The winners will be chosen at random and announced on Saturday morning 11am (UK time) the 22nd of February 2020. #giveaway #bookgiveaway #maxandxam #freebie #competition #wimbledon #liketoenter #followtoenter #commentoenter #halftermevent #london #londonevent #lovewimbledon #mertonlibraries #win #kidsbook #kidlit #picturebook #reading #halfterm #free

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New Book!!! Max and Xam

No, I have not been swallowed by the earth! Only by the demands of three little kids! Finally my third authored and fully illustrated book is about to be published soon.

What a journey it has been.

Since “That’s Not how you do it!” I’ve had two more little ones – and not the kind that sleep through the night or take predictable naps.

But hey, I got here in the end. It is finally finished and a publication day is set – the 3rd of February 2020!

Child’s Play – my wonderful publisher – has been amazing. They helped me push through the restructuring of the story and lots and lots of editing. Without their help, the book would be nowhere near its final version.

I am very happy with it and I do love the characters. They’ve come a long way themselves and I’ll tell you all about them over the next few weeks.

Until then, I can reveal to you the cover!


The Art of Storytelling

I will be participating in this beautiful exhibition. The private view is on Thursday the 13th of September and a lot of the artists will be present (me included). Please come along :)ArtOfStory-PrivateView

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Wishing you all a wonderful day with your loved ones!



Baby Rudolph is having fun in the snow. How about you, what do you like to do on a snowy day?


New Book out!!

My new book “That’s NOT how you do it!” has just been published by Child’s Play.

It is about a very opinionated cat called Lucy who knows how to do everything just right, until Toshi arrives, who doesn’t know how to do anything. Will she be able to teach him how to do things right? Or will she learn a lesson of her own?



Nougat Elephant

nougat Elephant

Happy Easter

This is the cute reason I have not posted much lately.

Wishing you all a Happy Easter weekend!


Ice in the Jungle goes Global

Ice in the Jungle is now multilingual. The Korean edition is already out and the French, Dutch and Danish editions will be released this spring.


Happy New Year