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Welcome to Batsford, a leading publisher in the areas of fashion, design and illustration, practical art, textile art, heritage and chess.

  • Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom Deluxe Edition

  • Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom Journal Set

  • Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom Postcard Box

  • Millie Marotta’s Tropical Wonderland

  • Millie Marotta’s Home Sticker Book

  • London Night and Day

  • England’s Post-War Listed Buildings

  • Favourite Poems of the Countryside

  • Let’s Go Outside

  • The Golden Age of Railway Posters

Meet our Authors
  • Interview with Frances Moffatt

  • Interview with Hazel Soan

  • Interview with Kim Thittichai

  • Interview with Helen Parrott

  • Interview with Anne Kelly

  • Drawing a fox with Millie Marotta

  • Hazel Soan speed painting an elephant

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Perfume Bottle

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Heavy Metal

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Gig Guide

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Beauty School Dropout

Poem of the Week
  • An Autumn Wind by Alfred Lord Tennyson

  • Daffodils by William Wordsworth

  • At the Zoo by William Makepeace Thackeray

  • So, We’ll Go No More A Roving by Lord Byron

  • First Love by John Clare

The Batsford Blog
  • Win 100 Documents that Changed the World

  • High-rise flats meet country homes and cathedrals in England’s Post-War Listed Buildings

  • A walk in Bankside at 3pm

  • The History of Regency Women’s Dress

  • Win a copy of Andrew Soltis’s 100 Chess Master Trade Secrets

  • International Grandmaster Andrew Soltis talks exchanging in Chess and the inspiration for his new book

  • Win a textile book bundle

  • Shirley Trevena on the new book showcasing over 100 of her paintings

  • Watch Millie Marotta’s Tropical Wonderland Animated Trailer

  • Free Millie Marotta’s Tropical Wonderland Colouring Sheet

  • Sales of Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom have now exceeded one million copies worldwide

  • Book Trailer: A Line Around England

  • Free download from Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom

  • Win a copy of Favourite Love Poems

  • The Spanish Inquisition

  • Things you didn’t know about London

Inspection copies

We offer inspection copies of our new titles and selected backlist to educational and academic institutions. For more information and to request specific copies, please email batsford@pavilionbooks.com