agnes & aubrey create excellent books for curious and adventurous kids.

mary agnes richards is an art publisher, writer

and illustrator.

david aubrey schweitzer is a composer and songwriter.

we first collaborated in 2005 on ArtSongs -

a collection of songs about art and artists for

the Tate galleries.


our series of guided journals for young explorers aged 6-12 was launched in May 2019 with take me to museums and take me on holiday. take me on holiday WON “best children’s book, 5+” at the junior design awards 2019 - you can read what the judges said about us here. We're delighted that take me outdoors has been shortlisted in this year's awards, too. Results to be announced later in the month!


our latest book, take me home, will be published on 8th October in the UK and 29th October in North America.

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