What are The Knomes?
“The Knomes” are action-packed picture books that will make any little live wire laugh, cheer and gasp from the first page to the last. Learn more about the Knomes.
Who are the characters?
Nomes are boisterous and mischievous – and they love to make trouble. But their hearts are in the right place and they always stand together when it really counts. Meet the main characters.
What age are Nomes for?
Nomes cater for the 4-7 year old age group.
Who is the writer?
The Knomes were developed by Jan Kjaer, who has written and illustrated 45 books, and is published in 15 countries. Jan is a father of a 4 year old, who shares his passion for the cheeky characters.
The message behind The Nomes:
The common thread in Jan Kjaer’s authorship is ‘activating the readers’. All of his books contain more than just stories. By including ‘how-to-draw’ pages, coloring sheets, background material, toys or cooking recipes, he encourages his readers to express themselves creatively or participate in social activities.
“As a parent myself, I know how important it is to ensure the books my child is reading has an important message to take away. Here you will find a brief description of each of the Knome books to put your mind at ease.