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Clare Helen Welsh

  • 5 stars across 46 books

       Clare Helen Welsh   is a children's book author who lives in Devon with her husband and two children. In 2013 Clare won the The Margaret Carey Scholarship for Picture book Writers and in 2014 she received the silver medal at The Greenhouse Funny Prize for her debut picture book  Aerodynamics of Biscuits  . She teaches primary school and has over ten year's experience in Early Years and Key Stage One education.  

     

       Olivier Tallec's   work has been called "sensitive", "stunning", "breathtaking", and "beautiful". Tallec was born in Brittany, France, in 1970. After graduating from the Ecole Superieure D'arts Graphiques in Paris, he worked in advertising as a graphic designer, after which he devoted himself to illustration. Since then he has illustrated more than sixty books.

     
    4th November 2021

    Scissorella: The Paper Princess

    Cinderella meets paper-cutting, with a strong feminist twist, based on the life and work of German film director Lotte R... More

    (10 reviews)
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    2nd May 2019

    The Tide

    Grandad doesn't remember things like he used to. But I love him as much as I always have. And I know that he loves m... More

    (6 reviews)
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    25th June 2020

    The Perfect Shelter

    A powerfully told story from Clare Helen Welsh and Asa Gilland that explores the emotions we feel when someone we lo... More

    (5 reviews)
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    11th June 2020

    Poo! Is That You?

    A stinkingly funny story, featuring a whole range of REAL stinky animals! Lenny the Lemur is on holiday in the ... More

    (5 reviews)
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    1st April 2021

    Wee? It Wasn't Me!

    Following on from Poo! Is that you? , Wee? It Wasn't Me! is the second title starring Lenny the ring-tailed lem... More

    (4 reviews)
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    31st March 2020

    How Selfish

    The hilarious follow-up title to How Rude! which introduced us to the wonderful duo, Dot and Duck. They're back to... More

    (3 reviews)
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    2nd September 2021

    Time to Move South for Winter

    A breathtaking picture book about incredible animal migrations, illustrated by the winner of the 2019 Waterstones Childr... More

    (3 reviews)
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