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Catherine Rayner

  • 5 stars across 32 books
    Michael Morpurgo OBE is one of the UK's best-loved and bestselling authors for children and young people. He was the third UK Children's Laureate and has won countless awards for his writing including the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Prize. His beloved novel War Horse was transformed into a magical, award-winning stage production.
    1st March 2012

    Solomon Crocodile

    Poor Solomon is looking for some fun but no one wants to play. The dragonflies tell him to buzz off, the storks get in... More

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    30th October 2014

    Norris the Bear Who Shared

    Norris loves plorringes! When he spots one ripening in the afternoon sun, he sits back and patiently waits for the fruit... More

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    1st June 2015

    Smelly Louie

    Louie the dog has just had a bath - and he is NOT happy about it. He smells all wrong. Determined to get his Special S... More

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    5th March 2007

    Augustus and His Smile

    Augustus the tiger was sad. He had lost his smile. So he did a huge tigery stretch, and set off to find it. In this book... More

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    7th July 2014

    Abigail

    Abigail loves to count. It is her very favourite thing. But when she tries counting Zebra's stripes and Cheetah's spot... More

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    9th February 2016

    Solomon and Mortimer

    Solomon Crocodile and his friend Mortimer are bored. They want to find some fun, but what can they do? Tree-climbing i... More

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    1st September 2011

    Iris and Isaac

    Iris and Issac are NOT FRIENDS. Off they stomp, in a big huff, as far away from each other as possible. And as they stom... More

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    6th April 2017

    One Happy Tiger

    "Catherine Rayner has the marvellous gift for capturing the souls of animals in a few, rich washes of colour." - The Dai... More

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    1st February 2010

    Sylvia and Bird

    Sylvia is the only dragon in the whole world, and she is very lonely - until one day, she meets Bird. Tiny and chirpy, s... More

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    22nd April 2013

    Solamh an Crogall

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    4th June 2010

    Ernest

    Ernest is a rather large moose with a rather large problem. He is so big he can't fit inside his book! What is a moose t... More

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