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Conrad Mason

  • 5 stars across 19 books
    Conrad Mason was born in 1984 and grew up in Oxford. He studied Classics at Cambridge before moving to London, where he got a job writing non-fiction books about everything from polar bears to post-war Britain. He now works as an editor of children's fiction and is the author of The Tales of Fayt, a riproaring fantasy adventure series featuring piratical goblins, invisible warships and a mermaid in a wheelbarrow.; David Wyatt is an artist and illustrator. David has illustrated Peter Pan in Scarlet by Geraldine McCaughrean (Illustrated Edition, 2008), the Larklight trilogy and the Mortal Engines and Fever Crumb quartets by Philip Reeve. He has also illustrated books by J. R. R. Tolkien, Diana Wynne Jones, Terry Pratchett, Philip Pullman, Terry Deary and Brian Jacques. He has designed the covers and illustrations for Conrad Mason's Tales of Fayt fantasy trilogy as well as drawing the Tales of Fayt graphic novel The Mystery of the Crooked Imp.
    5th August 2010

    The Golden Goose

    Farmer Skint has no luck on his farm until one day his goose lays a golden egg, which hatches out into a golden gosling.... More

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    1st January 2015

    The Deep Dark Wood

    This is the deep dark wood. Everyone knows it's no place to go for a stroll. There are monsters and trolls and gia... More

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    1st September 2013

    Look Inside a Castle

    This is an innovative flap book offering a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes of a busy castle. Amid the hustle and b... More

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    27th July 2007

    The First World War

    Offering an approachable insight into key events, this book contains true stories of courage, heroism and disaster from ... More

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    8th May 2014

    The Goblin's Gift: Tales of Fayt, Book 2

    Joseph Grubb is the newest member of the Demon's Watch. He and his fellow watchmen protect Port Fayt, where humans live ... More

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    2nd April 2015

    The Mystery of the Crooked Imp

    Welcome to Port Fayt! City of fantastical creatures, magic and skulduggery! As the clocks strike midnight, a gang of f... More

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    29th January 2010

    Dinosaurs

    This is an exciting peek into the extraordinary world of dinosaurs. It combines fascinating information with simple flow... More

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    31st October 2008

    Macbeth

    This is a new title in "Young Reading Series Two", which is aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allow... More

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    1st September 2011

    First Reading Three: Dinosaurs

    Seven titles in the popular "First Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wal... More

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    1st January 2014

    The First World War

    In 1914, the murder of Archduke Franz Ferdinand sparked one of the most destructive conflicts the world had ever seen. T... More

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