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Charlotte Voake

  • 4 stars across 13 books
    Charlotte Voake is an internationally acclaimed children's author and artist. She studied art history but always wanted to be an illustrator. She recently won the Smarties Silver Medal Award for her picture book, The Pizza Kitten.

    Kate Petty lived in Cornwall with her husband, Mike, before tragically dying from cancer in May 2007. She was both an extraordinary writer and an extraordinary person. The author of a number of novelty and pop-up books, including the innovative The Great Grammar Book and The Wonderful World Book, Kate was also involved in creating amazing books for the Eden Project children's book list.

    Jo Elworthy is in charge of education at the Eden Project in Cornwall. She has previously written books on plants and worked for Channel 4.
    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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    2nd August 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 monke... 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 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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    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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    1st July 2011

    Cochyn

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    28th June 2005

    Ginger

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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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    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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