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Alexis Deacon

  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Alexis Deacon graduated from the University of Brighton, where he studied Illustration, gaining a first class honours degree. Alexis Deacon was one of Booktrust's ten Best New Illustrators in 2008, and Beegu was a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year and shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Alexis lives in London.
    1st July 2004

    Beegu

    Beegu is not supposed to be on Earth. She is lost. She is a friendly little creature, but the Earth People don't seem ve... More

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    7th January 2016

    I Am Henry Finch

    From award-winning picture book makers Alexis Deacon and Viviane Schwarz comes an enlightening new story about coura... More

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    2nd May 2013

    Croc and Bird

    Side by side on the sand sat two eggs. With a crack and a rip, the brothers hatch, and out comes a bird and a...crocodil... More

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    5th June 2014

    Cheese Belongs to You!

    From award-winning picture-book-makers Viviane Schwarz and Alexis Deacon comes a story about the struggle for dominance ... More

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    1st June 2016

    Geis: A Matter of Life & Death

    As the great chief matriarch lay dying, she gave one final decree: Upon her death there would be a contest. Having no he... More

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    5th August 2021

    Ergo

    From award-winning picture book makers Alexis Deacon and Viviane Schwarz comes an enlightening new story about disco... More

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      We’ve had this book for about ten years and every child has loved the beautiful simplicity, yet deep emotions of this story. 
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