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Daisy Hirst

  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Daisy Hirst is a hugely talented young artist and writer. After studying English and Creative Writing at Warwick University where she composed her own poetry and enjoyed drawing and doodling, Daisy went on to graduate from the Cambridge School of Art MA Course in Illustration. She won the Lara Jones award in the Macmillan Prize for The Runaway Baby and is the author/illustrator of Alphonse, That Is Not OK to Do! Daisy lives in North London. Find her online at www.daisyhirst.com and on twitter as @Deenface.
    1st February 2015

    The Girl with the Parrot on Her Head

    A poetic and original picture book about the value of friendship from a remarkable new author.A beautifully bold and fre... More

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    1st February 2016

    Alphonse, That Is Not OK to Do!

    Brother and sister monsters fall out and make up in spectacular style in this warm, witty story from the creator of The ... More

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    2nd February 2017

    Hilda and the Runaway Baby

    A fresh, warm-hearted story of finding new friendship from Daisy Hirst, one of the most exciting new voices in children'... More

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    1st May 2018

    I Do Not Like Books Anymore!

    Natalie and Alphonse really like books and stories ... and now it's time for Natalie to learn how to read all by herself... More

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    6th August 2019

    Hamish Takes the Train

    A funny, touching tale with a classic feel featuring trains, cranes, a bear and a goose - the perfect bedtime story.... More

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    1st June 2019

    I Do Not Like Books Anymore!

    Natalie and Alphonse really like books and stories ... and now it's time for Natalie to learn how to read all by herself... More

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    1st June 2019

    Alphonse, There's Mud on the Ceiling!

    The third title featuring loveable monster sister and brother Natalie and Alphonse! Natalie and Alphonse mostly like li... More

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