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Jan Ormerod

  • 5 stars across 45 books
    Jan Ormerod (1946-2013) was an award-winning author who grew up in Western Australia. As a child Jan drew constantly, and she eventually went on to attend art school and study drawing, painting, and sculpture. During her career Jan published more than fifty books, including Sunshine, Lizzie Nonsense, Water Witcher, and Maudie and Bear. Her work, which resonated with young children and adults alike, won many prestigious awards and received much acclaim.
    1st January 2005

    Doing the Animal Bop: Book/CD

    A lively, noisy, funny text that encourages very young children to walk and talk like the animals - including waddling l... More

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    29th May 2003

    Sing-Along Rhymes: If You're Happy and You Know It

    Join in and sing along to these simple and familiar rhymes. The lively illustrations help each song leap from the page. ... More

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    1st May 2011

    The Animal Bop Won't Stop with audio CD

    The animal bop just won't stop so move your body from bottom to top! Join jolly jellyfish, mischievous meerkats, a gentl... More

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    5th July 2007

    Whoosh Around the Mulberry Bush

    Whoosh Around the Mulberry Bush starts with children dancing round the mulberry bush and then sets off around the world ... More

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    1st January 2013

    Join the Zoo Hullabaloo!

    The animal bop just won't stop so move your body from bottom to top! Join jolly jellyfish, mischievous meerkats, a gent... More

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    2nd February 2007

    Lion Fables

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    1st November 2011

    Itsy Bitsy Animals

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    26th January 2010

    Shake a Leg!

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    2nd February 2007

    Lion Fables

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    2nd February 2007

    Lion Fables

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    2nd February 2007

    Lion Fables

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    25th January 2007

    Lion Fables

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    9th January 2005

    When an Elephant Comes to School

    This exciting and appealing picture book contains everything you need to know about making an elephant's first day at nu... More

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    2nd February 2007

    Lion Fables

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    24th July 2006

    Lizzie Nonsense

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    1st July 2013

    The Frog Princess

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    1st May 2008

    Water Witcher

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    1st August 2008

    Molly and Her Dad

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    1st October 2012

    Looking For Rex

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    1st September 2013

    Lizzie Nonsense

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    1st November 2016

    The Bike Ride

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    1st June 2004

    Frog Princess

    Award-winning Jan Ormerod retells the traditional story of the Princess and the Frog with a contemporary twist. This tim... More

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    1st June 2009

    If You're Happy And You Know It!

    If you're happy and you know it, you clap your hands ...right? Not if you're an animal! Join in with them by wagging you... More

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    1st April 2013

    The Wheels On the Bus

    Watching from the windows of their zebra-striped all-terrain bus, a group of happy children arrives at the wildlife park... More

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    2nd March 1998

    Story Of Chicken Licken

    Reading Together is a learn-to-read series of picture books for young children and parents to enjoy together. There are ... More

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    6th April 2000

    Whos Who in Our Street

    There's always someone to walk with in the street, always someone to lend a hand, to keep an eye on the children, or pla... More

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    28th August 1997

    Peekaboo!

    Small children are endlessly fascinated when faces are suddenly revealed in a peekaboo game, and this lovely board book ... More

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    1st November 2017

    The Snack

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    1st April 2013

    Shall We Share a Story Tonight?

    These animal stories are perfect for sharing at the end of the day. There's Button the bear cub whose bedtime anxieties ... More

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    1st April 2013

    The Wheels on the Bus with Audio-CD

    Watching from the windows of their zebra-striped all-terrain bus, a group of happy children arrives at the wildlife park... More

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    1st January 2009

    Over in the Clover

    'Over in the forest, in a cave so snug, one cubby bear gives his mummy a hug.' So begins this fun-filled picture book wh... More

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    1st August 2008

    All Together Now

    If you're ready to dance and sing these rhyme-time romps will be just your thing: three to enjoy, three times the fun bu... More

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    5th April 2018

    Telling Stories

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