The Happy Book Lady Tessa Cobb

Live events and beautiful children's books about choosing happiness, by Tessa Cobb

Come see me at Bath Children's Literature Festival 2022!

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The Happy Book Company
The Happy Book Company
The Happy Book Company
The Happy Book Company

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School author and illustrator visits

Meet real life author and illustrator, Tessa Cobb! Founder of The Happy Book Company and all round creative superwoman.


Join her reading from her happy books, see her draw things with her magic pencil right in front of your eyes, and hear all about the story behind the happy stories.

Why is this Book Lady so Happy?

Making books about choosing happiness

Tessa loves books. Especially ones with pictures in. 

Jump inside Tessa's studio and find out how she makes her illustrations and where her happy stories come from.

And maybe you'll find out why she's always so god dam happy. Where did The Happy Book Company come from?


What's so great about
a live school author visit?

Author illustrator, and school event host

Tessa makes children's books about choosing happiness, and loves sharing her stories with young people at school events, literature festivals and all sorts of other book events.

She is currently taking an MA in Children's Book Illustration at the Cambridge School of Art. This is so she can make even more wonderful Happy Books, in new and exciting ways.

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How do school author visits work with The Happy Book Lady?

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