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Atinuke

  • 4 stars across 20 books
    Atinuke is a Nigerian storyteller. She draws upon her recent ancestry from Yoruba land, England and Wales, and more ancient origins in Spain, Portugal and China, to tell stories from both the world of folktales and contemporary life. She has written many Anna Hibiscus Racing Read titles and picture books, as well as the series entitled No. 1 Car Spotter. She lives in Newport, Pembrokeshire with her husband and two sons. Find her online at atinuke-author.weebly.com.

    Angela Brooksbank worked as a designer and art director in the children's book industry before undertaking an MA at the Cambridge School of Art, and turning her hand to her own illustration. About her picture book inspiration, Angela says, "I am constantly inspired by children's energy and unique response to life and hope that my work conveys some of their playful spirit." Baby Goes to Market, written by Atinuke, was her debut picture book. Find her online at angelabrooksbank.com. Angela lives in London.
    1st June 2014

    Splash, Anna Hibiscus!

    Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa, amazing Africa - and today she is going o the beach with her family. All she wants to do ... More

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    1st October 2007

    Anna Hibiscus

    A collection of four linked stories of family life set in modern west Africa. Anna Hibiscus lives in amazing Africa wit... More

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    1st July 2017

    Baby Goes to Market

    Join Baby and his mama at the bustling marketplace for a bright, bouncy read-aloud offering a gentle introduction to num... More

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    2nd April 2015

    Love from Anna Hibiscus

    The seventh title in this brilliant series about Anna Hibiscus, who lives in Africa with her large extended family, by a... More

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    5th October 2009

    Good Luck, Anna Hibiscus!

    Third in the series of delightful stories about Anna Hibiscus, a little girl who lives in Africa. Anna Hibiscus is look... More

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    26th September 2013

    Go Well, Anna Hibiscus!

    Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa, amazing Africa. Anna is amazing too! Anna Hibiscus and her family are going to the villa... More

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    7th June 2012

    Welcome Home, Anna Hibiscus!

    Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa. Amazing Africa. Anna Hibiscus is back home after visiting her grandma in Canada. But it ... More

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    4th October 2012

    The No. 1 Car Spotter and the Car Thieves

    Oluwalase Babatunde Benson is the number 1 car spotter in the village - maybe even the world! Trouble is brewing in No.... More

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    1st October 2011

    The No. 1 Car Spotter and the Firebird

    Oluwalase Babatunde Benson is No. 1. He's the No. 1 car spotter in his village - probably the No. 1 car spotter in the w... More

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    4th October 2010

    Have Fun, Anna Hibiscus!

    Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa. Amazing Africa. Anna Hibiscus has never been away from her home in Africa, surrounded by... More

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