Alex Latimer

Alex Latimer

  • 5 stars across 20 books
Alex Latimer is an author and illustrator living in Cape Town, which is why he regularly has to shoo baboons out of his lounge.

Alex's book Lion VS Rabbit won the Hampshire Picture Book Award 2014
8th June 2017


A wolf and a sheep fall in love. They have a son that they call Woolf – he’s half wolf, half woolly sheep! This is Woolf... MoreWoolf

(13 reviews) Review
6th May 2021

Pip and Egg (PB)

  From standout author, Alex Latimer, and bestselling illustrator, David Litchfield, comes a beautiful pic... MorePip and Egg (PB)

(9 reviews) Review
7th May 2020

Mole Hill

Oh no! Mole's mound is under threat with the arrival of a fleet of diggers. Can he stop them before his home is destroye... MoreMole Hill

(6 reviews) Review
26th May 2020


(5 reviews) Review
2nd July 2015


Buster is a very difficult dog! He's messy, naughty and sometimes, well, just disgusting! But Ben thinks he's the best... MoreStay!

(4 reviews) Review
7th June 2018

Am I Yours?

A rhythmic, rhyming story about dinosaurs. 'Excuse me, please, but am I yours? I'm sure I am a dinosaur's!' When an icy... MoreAm I Yours?

(4 reviews) Review
7th July 2016

Never Follow a Dinosaur

Sally and Joe discover a mysterious set of footprints leading out into their garden and beyond -- and they are convinced... MoreNever Follow a Dinosaur

(2 reviews) Review
6th June 2019

Lula and the Sea Monster

Lula lives in a house next to the beach with her family. When they must leave their home to make way for a highway, Lula... MoreLula and the Sea Monster

(2 reviews) Review
2nd March 2023

Food Fight

The Fruits and the Vegetables have been fighting FOREVER! But best friends Grape and Mushroom decide it's time for thing... MoreFood Fight

(2 reviews) Review
7th February 2013

Lion vs Rabbit

Lion is a bully. All the other animals are terrified of him. So they advertise for help. Soon Rabbit comes to the resc... MoreLion vs Rabbit

(1 review) Review
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