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  • 5 stars across 11 books
    Alison Murray (Author)
    Alison grew up in Lanarkshire near Glasgow and studied Textile Design at Glasgow School of Art. After graduating, she moved to London where she did a variety of jobs, including selling books for Waterstones and designing rugs for Habitat, before going back to university again to study design for interactive media. She co-founded a successful interactive media company but now works mainly as an illustrator and author of picture books.
    12th June 2018

    The Little Green Hen

    A fun-filled retelling of The Little Red Hen with important messages about caring for our environment and workin... More

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    3rd September 2015

    Princess Penelope and the Runaway Kitten

    Princess Penelope's naughty little kitten is all tangled up in wool and has scampered off! Little girls will love helpin... More

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    11th February 2016

    Hare and Tortoise

    A witty, beautifully illustrated take on The Hare and the Tortoise - this book is bound to become a treasured classic.... More

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    24th February 2016

    Fairy Felicity's Moonlight Adventure

    One night, Fairy Felicity opens her door to find a mysterious invitation from a friendly silver snail. His trail leads F... More

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    5th October 2017

    Dino Duckling

    A funny and touching celebration of difference, based on Hans Christian Andersen's The Ugly Duckling . Dino Duck... More

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    2nd February 2015

    The House that Zac Built

    Zac is so busy playing with his toy building blocks that he doesn't notice a cute little kitten is causing chaos arou... More

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    7th February 2013

    Little Mouse

    Little Mouse can waddle like a penguin, eat like a horse and splash like a whale. So why does her mother call her Litt... More

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    7th July 2011

    Apple Pie ABC Board Book

    This traditional verse is retold with wit, filled with charm and illustrated with tremendous style by an exciting debu... More

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    10th April 2012

    One Two That's My Shoe

    A unique, warm and super-stylish introduction to the world of counting with an adorable pup and his delightful owner, ... More

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    4th July 2013

    Hickory Dickory Dog

    Zac and Rufus, like all best friends, stick together. So, when Zac goes to playschool, his pup goes too! Zac's little ... More

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