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Dawne Allette

  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Dawne Allette, a native of Grenada, West Indies, has authored six children's picture books that are noted for their inspiration, lyrics and humour. She teaches creative writing in Baltimore, USA, and is also a literacy programme facilitator for Baltimore Public Schools. She is also a journalist for the Baltimore Times newspaper. Illustrator: Alan Baker has written and illustrated over forty books for children and has worked with authors and artists such as Michael Rosen (Hairy Tales and Nursery Crimes - no 1 best seller 1985), Philippa Pearce (The Battle of Bubble and Squeak -Whitbread award winner 1979), Louis de Bernieres (Red Dog - V&A Illustration award nomination in 2002) and Joni Mitchel (Both sides now - 1992 Y.E.S award of excellence - USA). He has been recipient of two IRA/CBC Children's choice award, the Gold Creative Circle Award, Silver Campaign Press Award and was creative match flair illustrator of the month in November 2004. Alan has more recently been producing illustrations for the Guardian wall charts.
    1st October 2009

    North American Animals

    In this work, a selection of animals of the North American continent are shown in their environments and throughout the ... More

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    3rd September 2009

    Barack Obama: The Making of a President

    "I was not born into money or status. I was born to a teenage mom in Hawaii, and my dad left us when I was two. But my f... More

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    7th January 2010

    Michelle Obama: The Making of a First Lady

    "I want you to know that we have very much in common. For nothing in my life would have predicted that I would be standi... More

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    2nd January 2014

    What will I be?

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    21st September 2016

    Choices, Choices...

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    30th June 2016

    Barack Obama: The Making of a President

    "I was not born into money or status. I was born to a teenage mom in Hawaii, and my dad left us when I was two. But my f... More

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    11th February 2010

    A World of Food: Caribbean

    This book is part of an eight book series A World of Food, which explores the cuisine's of different countries around t... More

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    1st July 2007

    Choices Choices

    Dexter daydreams about the jobs he would like to do when he grows up and decides that it's never too early to start maki... More

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