roger priddy

Green railways

  One of the best public places in a city must be the High Line in New York. Surrounded by concrete and brick, the High Line is a floating oasis of calm and green. It was built on top of an old elevated railway line on the West side of Manhattan, and snakes its way... Read more

King’s Cross vegetable patch

June 2012 We now have our very own Priddy Books Allotment with our first crop of four tomato plants ready to flower. Along with two sunflower plants by the window, our office is starting to look like something from Chelsea flower show (well sort of). I will keep you updated on the progress of the... Read more

Springtime in Bologna

End of March can be grim weather wise, which is why the annual Bologna Children’s Book Fair comes at a great time to lift all of our spirits. Usually the weather is better than the UK and by the time you come back the clocks have changed and suddenly everything is lighter and brighter. I... Read more

Tales from down under

I have just come back from from a trip to Hong Kong and Australia to visit our publishing partners Macmillan Asia and Macmillan Australia, as well as meeting up with some of their key customers. Hong Kong – We sell a lot of our books in Asia and it was really good to get out... Read more