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Kjartan Poskitt

  • 5 stars across 42 books
    Kjartan Poskitt is the well-loved author of many hilarious books for children including Agatha Parrot and the Murderous Maths series, translated into over 30 languages. With a background in children's television, he is a tireless and brilliant performer.

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    11th July 2019

    The Runaway Pea

    It's time for tea, but one pesky pea has decided to ping himself off the plate in search of a party! The rogue ... More

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    23rd July 2020

    The Runaway Pea Washed Away

    The runaway pea is back for another hilarious adventure! When one rogue pea finds himself s p i n n i n g down the pl... More

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    2nd July 2012

    Agatha Parrot and the Zombie Bird

    We had a battle of magic at Odd Street School! A magician came to do a show and he tried to hatch a scary Zombie Bird ou... More

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    6th February 2012

    Agatha Parrot and the Mushroom Boy

    Agatha Parrot is the most exciting and hilarious comedy series since Mr Gum! But don't take our word for it . . . take... More

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    7th August 2014

    The Magic of Maths

    Murderous Maths: The Magic of Maths is full of incredible tricks to wow children and teachers alike. ... More

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    4th August 2008

    Murderous Maths: Guaranteed to Bend Your Brain

    This work features maths with the laughs added in! How can maths rescue someone in deadly peril? Which famous mathematic... More

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    22nd July 2021

    The Runaway Pea Left Behind

    We're on the way back from a big shopping trip But the bag's caught a nail and it's started to rip. Dropetty... More

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    1st June 2009

    Murderous Maths: Key To The Universe

    Murderous Maths has been given a gorgeous new cover look! For readers scared of squares and perplexed by primes, the nex... More

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    4th January 2010

    Murderous Maths: Savage Shapes

    Using a host of hilarious characters, Kjartan Poskitt presents all the tricks, tips and shortcuts to shapes they don't t... More

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    3rd July 2014

    Borgon the Axeboy and the Dangerous Breakfast

    A dangerously funny new series for boys and girls age 7-9 from bestselling author Kjartan Poskitt, illustrations by the ... More

    (2 reviews)
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