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Gerald Rose

  • 5 stars across 52 books
    Gerald Rose was born in Hong Kong. When the Second World War started, his father became a prisoner of war, and Gerald and his mother were interned in a civilian camp, which was where he saw his first live tiger.

    Frustrated by the dearth of good illustrated books for children, his wife, Elizabeth, helped him to write and illustrate a number of books. Gerald won the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1960 for Old Winkle and the Seagulls and won the Premio Critici in 1979 in Erba, Italy for `Ahhh!' Said Stork. Gerald now lives in Hove, East Sussex.
    1st April 2011

    The Gingerbread Man

    This delightful picture book is based on the beloved classic tale and retold for younger children. Run, run as fast as y... More

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    7th February 2011

    My Brother Bernadette: Red Banana

    A heart-warming tale of a little boy with big ideas by international best-seller Jacqueline Wilson for Egmont's red bana... More

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    1st April 1994

    Potes Pengwin

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    6th June 2011

    The Tiger-Skin Rug

    It's amazing how easy it is for the tiger to pass himself off as a rug - he enjoys a life of luxury with the rajah's fam... More

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    1st September 1998

    The Gingerbread Man South African edition

    Cambridge Reading Routes is a reading programme for the first seven years of schooling in South Africa.... More

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    1st September 1998

    Tiger Dreams South African edition

    Cambridge Reading Routes is a reading programme for the first seven years of schooling in South Africa.... More

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    1st April 2018

    Can't Catch Me!

    Join Little Lion on a bouncy pouncing adventure! What will happen when the mischievous cub tries to catch a grasshopper,... More

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