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Unplugged

Unplugged

A delightful picture book about the fun you can have when you unplug yourself and get outside! From the author of the much-loved Mr Panda series.

Blip spends all day plugged into her computer, playing games and having fun. But when there’s a power cut, Blip goes down the stairs and out the front door, where she discovers playing games and having fun… outside! Isn’t it wonderful to be unplugged?

This simple story is perfect for families trying to strike the right balance between screen time and outdoor play.

Steve Antony is the winner of the Evening Standard Oscar’s First Book Prize. He’s been nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal and shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize.
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Reviews

Parents who worry about their children staring at screens all day will approve of Steve Anthony's Unplugged. Blip spends most of her time plugged into her computer. but when there's a power cut Blip discovers the joys of the great outdoors, playing games, dancing and having fun.
Daily Express
A gentle catalyst for crucial conversations about balancing digital diversions with real-life play as well an introduction to self-guided critical thinking.
Kirkus Reviews
A cleverly written story that can be used to great effect to show children the joys of leaving behind their electronic devices.
Parents in Touch
A celebration of the beauty of nature and a timely call of adventure.
Inis