Novelty Book Production
Learn about the sourcing and production of children’s board books, children’s bath books, touch & feels, pop up children books, books plus and books with electronics.
We show you how novelty products often work on different time frames, have different production and approval stages and safety considerations. By increasing your awareness of the sorts of problems that can arise and showing you how to avoid the pitfalls you will be able to face the challenges of sourcing and producing novelty products and children books.
What skills are needed for this course?
Suitable for anyone working with novelty or books plus products from a production, design and editorial perspective. No prior experience or specific skills are necessary.
Martina Scheible – Highly Experienced in Novelty Book Production
Martina began her career working for a German children’s book publisher, before coming to live in the UK and starting her career for Imago.
Martina oversees Imago’s continental European markets and has been working on children’s novelty books for over 30 years using suppliers from the Far East and Europe.
Martina misses her daily supply of German bread so makes the most of her business trips back to her homeland. Reading books features highly in Martina’s spare time and she loves to sing and write songs too but is not planning on going on the X Factor any time soon!