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Laura James

  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Laura James's love of storytelling began at an early age and led her to undertake a degree in Film Studies and an MA in Writing for Young People at Bath Spa University. Laura's debut novel Captain Pug was shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize in 2017. Laura lives near Bath with her two dachshunds, Brian and Florence.

    Emily Fox is a Bristol-based illustrator who graduated from Falmouth University. She loves to experiment with colour, funny stories and animals, which means that Fabio is the perfect project for her!
    5th May 2016

    Captain Pug

    Pug is going on a seafaring adventure. He's had jam tarts for breakfast. He's wearing a smart sailor suit. There's just ... More

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    10th January 2019

    Pirate Pug

    Pug and Lady Miranda are off to the seaside! Pug is dreaming of naps under the beach umbrella, but when a little mishap ... More

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    4th May 2017

    Cowboy Pug

    Meet the brilliant, the wonderful, the courageous ... Cowboy Pug! The second book in a joyful new illustrated series for... More

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    8th March 2018

    Fabio The World's Greatest Flamingo Detective: The Case of the Missing Hippo

    'Zany ... Even reluctant readers will have a blast' IRISH TIMES In a small town on the banks of Lake Laloozee lives th... More

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    2nd November 2017

    Safari Pug

    Meet the brilliant, the wonderful, the courageous ... Safari Pug! The third book in a joyful illustrated series for fans... More

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    4th April 2019

    Fabio The World's Greatest Flamingo Detective: Mystery on the Ostrich Express

    In a small town on the banks of Lake Laloozee lives the world's greatest flamingo detective. His name is Fabio. He's no... More

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