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Kazuno Kohara

  • 4 stars across 5 books
    Kazuno Kohara grew up in Japan and came to the UK as a student of illustration and print-making. Her first book, THE HAUNTED HOUSE (978-0-230-70539-5) was published in 2008 to great acclaim both at home and abroad; selected by the New York Times as one of their Top Ten Illustrated Books of 2008, it has also been shortlisted for the Cambridgeshire Children's Picture Book Award and nominated for the 2010 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal . JACK FROST (978-0-230-705418) also secured Kazuno a nomination for Best Emerging Illustrator at the Booktrust Early Years Awards . Kazuno has now returned to Japan, where she lives in Osaka.
    1st October 2010

    Jack Frost

    If you lived in a house in the woods and all your friends were hibernating you'd probably hate winter, just like this ... More

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    3rd October 2008

    The Haunted House

    In a big old house at the edge of town there's a spooky surprise in store . . . But who's afraid of a few ghosts? Not ... More

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    28th August 2014

    The Midnight Library

    When we are fast asleep in bed, the Midnight Library opens its doors to all the night-time animals. Inside the library... More

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    2nd October 2006

    Little Wizard

    Let Little Witch and Wizard cast a spell on you! Little Wizard is trying to magic his kite out of the tree. But his spel... More

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    3rd October 2008

    The Haunted House

    In a big old house at the edge of town there's a spooky surprise in store...But who's afraid of a few ghosts? Not this l... More

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