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  • 4 stars across 18 books
    Faustin Charles is a renowned poet and story-teller. His collection of Afro-Caribbean rhymes was published to great success by Puffin. Faustin spends much time in schools and libraries story-telling. He lives in North London.

    Mike Terry is most well-known for his wonderful cover illustrations for Dick King-Smith, including The Hodgeheg and The Sheep-Pig (the basis for the successful film Babe). He lives in Hythe, Kent.
    1st June 1998

    The Selfish Crocodile

    Every morning a very large and very snappy crocodile shouts this selfish message: 'Stay away from my river! It's MY rive... More

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    3rd January 2013

    The Selfish Crocodile Book of Colours

    What better way to learn colours than on a fun animal safari? From white-and-black zebras to grey elephants and green c... More

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    5th March 2007

    The World Book Day Selfish Crocodile Counting Book

    This is a sturdy board book that will help every child to learn their numbers from one to ten - with the help of the sna... More

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    2nd August 2012

    The Selfish Crocodile Book of Words

    Monkeys, frogs, butterflies and birds make a brilliant first-word adventure - with exuberant illustrations to hook in yo... More

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    10th May 2012

    The Selfish Crocodile Book of Numbers

    What better way to get to grips with numbers than in the company of the selfish crocodile! From one crocodile to ten ch... More

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    1st September 2008

    Selfish Crocodile Book of Nursery Rhymes

    Faustin Charles has specially created for this collection over 40 new rhymes inspired by traditional nursery rhymes and ... More

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    6th June 2011

    Maktabet al Timsah al Anani (Selfish Crocodile Library)

    This much loved and sensationally snappy picture book character is brought to life in this delightful small board book l... More

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    8th November 2012

    The Selfish Crocodile Book of Sounds

    A fabulously fun way to introduce young readers to the world of animal noises.... More

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    2nd May 2005

    The Selfish Crocodile: Big Book

    Every morning a very large and very snappy crocodile shouts this selfish message: 'Stay away from my river! It's MY rive... More

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    1st January 2008

    The Selfish Crocodile Counting Board Book

    In chunky board book format, perfect for young hands, young children will be able to have great fun counting from one to... More

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