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  • 5 stars across 4 books

    Berlie Doherty was born in Liverpool. After university she had brief careers in children's social work and then teaching before becoming a full-time writer. She is twice-winner of the Carnegie Medal, winner of the Children's Book Award and was shortlisted for the Kurt Maschler award, to name but a few.

    Ivan Bates was born in Northampton. He worked in various capacities in units for the mentally ill and handicapped before moving to Brighton and starting a career in illustration. He now lives in Norfolk with his wife, young son and two cats.

    7th April 2003

    Just You And Me

    Little Goosey and Big Gander Goose need a place to hide from the storm. But everywhere they look, someone else is there ... More

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    1st February 2015

    The Hide-and-Scare Bear

    There once lived a naughty and mischievous bear who liked playing a game he called "Hide and Scare". Then along came Rab... More

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    1st March 2003

    Do Like A Duck Does

    "Quack!" says Mama Duck, "That's the way to be! Do like a duck does. Do like me!" On their way to the river, Mama Duck a... More

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    15th July 1999

    All by Myself

    Every morning Maya's mother picks leaves from a tree for their breakfast. But today Maya wants to do it all by herself. ... More

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      Just You And Me

      This beautiful picture books tells the tale of Little Goosey and Big Gander Goose who are looking for a place to keep safe...only everywhere they find...

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