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Jackie Morris

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Jackie Morris

  • 4 stars across 29 books
    James Mayhew is an author and artist based in Hertfordshire. He starts his art workshops for children by telling them a story and then asks them to illustrate it, guiding them on the style of dress and architecture of the period. James has illustrated Shakespeare's Storybook and The Barefoot Book of Stories from the Opera. About the artist: Jackie Morris has illustrated several books for Barefoot Books, including The Greatest Gift and The Barefoot Book of Classic Poems. She lives and works in Pembrokeshire, Wales.
    10th September 2009

    Tell Me a Dragon

    Everyone has their very own dragon, and this book describes many different varieties of the beast, showing in words and ... More

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    2nd October 2017

    The Lost Words

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'Gorgeous to look at and to read. Give it to a child to bring back the m... More

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    28th September 2016

    Tell Me a Dragon

    From a dragon as big as a village to a tiny dragon with whisper-thin wings, from a snaggle-toothed dragon to a sea-dra... More

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    3rd July 2014

    The Ice Bear Mini Edition

    Long, long ago in the icy lands of the far north, a hunter and his wife cared for an orphaned bear-child. But when the... More

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    4th October 2008

    The Snow Leopard

    From the beginning of time, high above the hidden valley, Snow Leopard has sung the stars to life, the sun to rise and t... More

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    6th October 2016

    The White Fox

    The day the fox came things began to change for Sol. Lost, alone and far away from home, Sol feels a deep connection wit... More

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    7th September 2017

    Mrs Noah's Pockets

    "At last all were gathered inside the ark. It heaved with animals, large and small. Mrs Noah wore a brand-new coat, ... More

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    12th March 2015

    The Wild Swans

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    3rd April 2014

    The Ice Bear

    Long, long ago, in the icy lands of the far north, Raven the mischief-maker takes a bear-child from his mother. A hunter... More

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    6th February 2014

    I am Cat Mini Edition

    A cat sleeps, curled up in a warm place, and while it sleeps it dreams. . . of being a tiger, flame cat of the f... More

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    • The Lost Words

      The Lost Words

      Words can't describe how much I love this book! Everything about it is beautiful, the words, the illustrations, even the gold edging on the pages. My...

    • Tell Me a Dragon

      Tell Me a Dragon

      My 9 year old and 5 year old love dragons, and this has a wonderful selection of illustrations and words about dragons. They loved thinking about what...

    • Mrs Noah's Pockets

      Mrs Noah's Pockets

      This was a hugely enjoyable story to read in KS2 assembly today and because the children knew the story of Noah's Ark, it was interesting to talk abou...

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