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Emily Gravett

Emily Gravett

  • 5 stars across 46 books
Emily Gravett is an artist of exceptional talent. Twice winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal, her sharp wit and seemingly effortless drawing have created such brilliant picture books as  Wolves, Monkey and Me   and  Tidy. Cave Baby   was is Emily's first picture book collaboration and marks another milestone in her career. Emily lives in Brighton.

2nd July 2015

Bear and Hare: Where's Bear?

Ready or not . . . here comes Hare! Bear and Hare are back in their third adventure, Where's Bear? and thi... MoreBear and Hare: Where's Bear?

(17 reviews) Review
22nd March 2016


Shortlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2017 From the creator of Meerkat Mail and Dogs , comes a ... MoreTidy

(16 reviews) Review
6th March 2009

The Odd Egg

The Odd Egg by Emily Gravett is a beautifully illustrated tale with a surprise ending bound to ruffle some feather... MoreThe Odd Egg

(14 reviews) Review
11th January 2018

Monkey and Me

Monkey and Me by Emily Gravett, twice winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal, is a beautifully illustrated story ful... MoreMonkey and Me

(14 reviews) Review
12th July 2018

Cyril and Pat

Cyril and Pat is a very funny, rhyming story about friendship from everybody's favourite picture book creator an... MoreCyril and Pat

(12 reviews) Review
28th February 2013

Matilda's Cat

Climbing trees, playing with wool . . . Matilda is sure her cat will love these things, but he doesn't seem very enthu... MoreMatilda's Cat

(11 reviews) Review
17th October 2019

Meerkat Christmas

From the multi award-winning creator of the modern classic Meerkat Mail, this gorgeous festive treat follows Sunny the m... MoreMeerkat Christmas

(11 reviews) Review
1st January 2012


Gorgeous canines of every shape, size and colour are bounding through the irresistible Dogs by Emily Gravett. Can you ch... MoreDogs

(10 reviews) Review
25th August 2016

Orange Pear Apple Bear

Delight in a beautiful and very funny exploration of colour, the relationship between different objects, and the power o... MoreOrange Pear Apple Bear

(8 reviews) Review
25th August 2016

Meerkat Mail

Meerkat Mail is a brilliant picture book from Emily Gravett, the winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal. It has wonderfully ... MoreMeerkat Mail

(8 reviews) Review
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