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Clara Vulliamy

  • 5 stars across 36 books
    Clara Vulliamy Biography
    Clara Vulliamy is a British author and illustrator, best known for her preschool series Martha and the Bunny Brothers and the Dixie O'Day series created with her famous author mother Shirley Hughes

    Born in London in 1962, Clara loved drawing and writing stories from an early age. She went on to study Fine Art at the Chelsea School of Art, The Ruskin (Oxford) and The Royal Academy. Clara began illustrating for newspapers and magazines then moved into children's picture books when she had her own children. She's illustrated over 35 books working with various authors. 

    Our favourite Clara Vulliamy Book Characters
    Dixie and Percy - from the Dixie O'Day series
    Martha - from Martha and the Bunny Brothers series
    Flora and Fizz - from the Muffin series
    28th July 2016

    Dotty Detective and the Paw Print Puzzle

    Dot, her best pal Beans and TOP DOG McClusky are back on the case in a brand-new story! When Dot starts ... More

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    11th January 2018

    The Birthday Surprise

    Dot, her best friend Beans and her dog McClusky all love sniffing out a good mystery and together they will solve the ... More

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    27th July 2017

    The Lost Puppy

    Dot, her best friend Beans and her dog McClusky all love sniffing out a good mystery and together they will solve the ... More

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    26th January 2017

    Midnight Mystery

    The Join the Dots Detectives: Dot, Beans and McClusky are back on the case in a third, brand-new mystery! ... More

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    5th May 2016

    Dotty Detective

    Meet Dorothy Constance Mae Louise, or Dot as she prefers to be called! Dot loves super-sour apple sherbe... More

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    28th March 2013

    I Heart Bedtime

    A joyful celebration of bedtime rituals featuring the stars of Martha and the Bunny Brothers: I Heart School ... More

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    1st March 2012

    I Heart School

    Starting school has never been so fun! The first in an exuberant, feel-good new series from Clara Vulliamy. I Heart Sc... More

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    12th December 2011

    Best Friends

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    1st November 2011

    Best Friends

    A charming story about friendship, confidence and joining in to reassure little ones everywhere. It's a lovely sunny da... More

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    23rd February 2010

    Small

    When Tom goes to Grandma's house to stay, he remembers to pack everything - except his favourite toy, Small. Tom can't s... More

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    1st December 2014

    Bedtime

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    1st June 2012

    Muffin and the Expedition

    Today Muffin is going on an adventure. But where is he going to? And what will he find when he gets there? This appeali... More

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    3rd July 2014

    I Heart Holidays

    Martha and her Bunny Brothers are back, and they're going on holiday! The third title in the exuberant, feel-good new ... More

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    2nd October 2008

    White Christmas

    In this first story, the Lucky Wish Mouse and her ten tiny charges are getting ready for Christmas but the Christmas tre... More

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    13th February 2009

    Small

    On his first overnight visit to his grandmother's house, Tom remembers to pack everything except his favorite toy, a mou... More

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    24th May 2004

    Pwytyn

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    7th October 2002

    Small

    The beautifully-written bedtime story of a boy's favourite toy which goes missing on a trip to Grandma's house. ... More

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    1st January 2002

    It's Bedtime!

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    3rd December 2012

    Sweet Dreams!

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    1st February 2012

    Muffin and the Birthday Surprise

    Explore Muffin's world and meet his two adorable friends, Flora and Fizz. With stories that children will understand alo... More

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    31st May 2018

    The Holiday Mystery

    Dot, her best pal Beans and TOP DOG McClusky are back on the case in a brand-new story! Dotty and Beans ... More

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    1st November 2012

    Sweet Dreams

    It's night-time on Sugar Lump Lane, and the ten Tinies should be getting ready for bed ...But one Tiny has lost her spec... More

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    1st October 2009

    White Christmas

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    10th January 2011

    Starting School

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    25th October 2007

    Starting School

    This is one in a series of books on social issues for young children exploring first experiences. When he comes to start... More

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    1st March 2004

    Tom and Small

    A big moment in a little boy's life... It's the night before Tom's first day at school and he can't slee... More

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    7th September 2007

    Tom and Small

    The beautifully-written bedtime story of a boy's favourite toy which goes missing on a trip to Grandma's house. the bea... More

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    1st October 2009

    The Bear with Sticky Paws Won`t Go to Bed

    There's a bear on the doorstep, a small white tufty one...When Pearl is visited by the boisterous young bear before bedt... More

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    1st June 2002

    Two Friends

    An engaging story about the ups and downs of friendship. Nida and Jack live next-door to each other and play in each oth... More

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    2nd August 2012

    Starting School

    It's an exciting morning on Sugar Lump Lane. The ten Tinies are getting ready for a BIG adventure - their first day at s... More

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    2nd September 2010

    The Bear with Sticky Paws and the New Baby

    Pearl has a new baby brother and she's not at all sure about him - SHE wants to be the baby! But when Pearl is joined b... More

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    18th September 2008

    The Bear with Sticky Paws: The Bear With Sticky Paws

    Theres a bear on the doorstep, a small white tufty one, standing on his suitcase to reach the bell. When Pearl is visite... More

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    3rd September 2009

    The Bear with Sticky Paws Goes to School

    When Pearl and the bear go to bear school, fun and chaos follow - with sticky paws everywhere! Children will love sharin... More

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    19th June 2018

    Midnight Mystery

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    5th August 2010

    All Aboard the School Balloon

    It's an exciting morning on Sugar Lump Lane. The ten Tinies are getting ready for a BIG adventure - their first day at ... More

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    18th June 2009

    Best Friends

    In this second story, the Lucky Wish Mouse and her ten tiny charges are happy playing on a warm spring day . . . excep... More

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