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Gillian Johnson

  • 4 stars across 9 books
    Gillian Johnson studied science and English at university. She's had lots of different jobs - working with Indian children in northern Canada, accompanying Inuit babies on small planes to their homes in remote communities, doing editorial cartoons for the university paper, teaching English to high school students. Eventually, she published a children's book and has been doing it ever since. She lives with her family and divides her time between Oxford and Tasmania.
    1st April 2018

    My Holiday Drawing Book

    Pencils and colouring pens at the ready! In this fun and interactive book, kids can learn to sketch, illustrate and co... More

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    18th August 2005

    2: Thora and the Green Sea-Unicorn

    Thora - half-mermaid, half-human - sails to London with her mermaid mother, Cosmo the peacock, and her newest friend, Sh... More

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    1st June 2012

    Monster Hospital: The Disastrous Little Dragon: Book 2

    Bartholomew the dragon is brought to Monster Hospital by his fierce aunty Madge. He's got a terrible case of smoke inh... More

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    3rd January 2013

    The Awful Orphan Elf: Book 4

    Alfonse, a one-eyed orphan elf, has arrived at Monster Hospital by helicopter. He's a football star, but a troll sat on ... More

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    1st October 2012

    Monster Hospital: The Yucky Yodelling Yeti: Book 3

    Yuki the Yodelling Yeti is sobbing in the snow, so Sylvie, Dylan, Carolyn and Tom take her back to Monster Hospital. B... More

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    1st March 2012

    The Big, Fat, Smelly Ogre: Book 1

    Frank the ogre has come to Monster Hospital with a tummy ache because he ate two nasty kids for breakfast. The four naug... More

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    16th August 2007

    3: Thora and the Incredible Crystals

    Thora - half-mermaid, half-human - is off to the farthest faraway place on earth: Flinders Island. Flinders is the home ... More

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    1st October 1992

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    16th August 2007

    1: Silverwing

    Shade, a young Silverwing bat, has always been the runt of the litter. When he sets off on the long and dangerous winter... More

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