Zoe Antoniades was born in West London of Greek Cypriot parents. She graduated from the University of Hull with a degree in English and Drama and trained as a teacher at the Institute of Education. Zoe Antoniades has taught maths, English and the arts; working on a wide range of creative projects in partnership with the Southbank Centre, the Royal Albert Hall, the Young Vic and Polka Theatre, Music for Youth and Film Club. Zoe writes collaboratively with young people and has published four anthologies of short stories. She has also written a memoir, Tea and Baklavas, which won the Winchester Writers’ Festival Memoir Prize.
Katie Kear is an illustrator who has been creating artwork for as long as she can remember. Katie graduated from the University of Gloucestershire with a First Class degree in Illustration, and loves drawing, adventures in nature, stationery and finding new inspirational artists!
Cally and Jimmy
(Paperback) - 03/09/2020
Four stories in one!
I have a twin brother. Everyone calls him Jimmy, which is sort of the English verison of Dimitri, his actual Greek name. Our mum's Greek, you see.
I'm Cally, short for Calista, which means, I don't want to sound big-headed or anything, but it means 'most beautiful'. I'm not sure about Dimitri, but if Dimitri means most-annoying-brother-in-the-whole-wide-world, then that's him.
Join Cally and Jimmy in four hilarious stories! They get into scrapes together, bake some poisonous cakes, almost ruin their school assembly and finally have a twintastic birthday party.
- Published: 03/09/2020
- ISBN: 9781839130083
- Age Range: 5+ years