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Charlotte Voake

  • 5 stars across 14 books
    Chris Butterworth is the author of over seventy books, mostly non-fiction, and has written on subjects as diverse as disasters, hiccups, basketball and snakes. She has written a number of non-fiction titles for Walker, including Where Do Clothes Come From and Lunchbox: The Story of Your Food, winner of the American Farm Bureau's Book of the Year. She lives in Cornwall.


    Charlotte Voake is the author-illustrator of Ginger, shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and winner of the Nestle Smarties Gold Award, Ginger Finds a Home and Hello Twins, one of the 2006 New York Times Ten Best Illustrated Books. She is also the illustrator of Steve Voake's Insect Detectives and Vivian French's Caterpillar Butterfly. She lives in Surrey.
    1st April 2008

    Ginger Finds a Home

    The captivating prequel to the award-winning bestseller, Ginger. A little, hungry ginger cat lives on his own in a patc... More

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    1st July 2010

    Ginger And The Mystery Visitor

    This is a third delightful tale about Ginger and his friends from award-winning author-illustrator Charlotte Voake. Ging... More

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    5th May 2011

    A Little Guide to Trees

    What sort of tree did Robin Hood's bow come from? What pine tree drops its needles in the winter and how did the monkey ... More

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    1st July 2011

    Cochyn

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    1st April 2008

    Ginger

    An award-winning picture book classic about Ginger, a contented cat who has to deal with a new arrival. Ginger is a ver... More

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    1st November 1985

    Here Comes the Train

    Using wheels to form a train engine that can actually roll, features the tank car, the lunch car, and the caboose.... More

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    1st October 2015

    Melissa's Octopus and Other Unsuitable Pets

    From acclaimed artist Charlotte Voake comes a perfectly paced, wickedly dark, laugh-out-loud picture book about very uns... More

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    1st August 2010

    Tweedle Dee Dee

    A joyous celebration of nature and new life - the perfect book for nature-lovers everywhere! Come into the woods where t... More

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    1st May 2002

    Pizza Kittens

    Mum and Dad are fed up of the mess and fuss that accompanies mealtimes. They want their kittens to sit down, eat up and ... More

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    7th April 2008

    Mrs Goose's Baby

    The egg that Mrs Goose hatches doesn't turn out quite as she expects. The unusual hatchling won't eat grass and refuses ... More

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    7th April 2008

    First Things First

    This colourful baby's companion features ABC and 123, colours and shapes, nursery rhymes, days of the week, animals, ins... More

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    1st April 2006

    Hello Twins

    Charlotte and Simon like none of the same things - Charlotte likes building things and Simon loves knocking them over; S... More

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    2nd September 2001

    Ginger Board Book

    Ginger is a very contented cat. He lives with a little girl who takes perfect care of him. But one day she brings home a... More

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    28th March 1985

    The Way to Sattin Shore

    There is mystery about Kate's family, but her family either knows nothing or will tell nothing. Her two brothers, her gr... More

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