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Louise Greig

  • 5 stars across 16 books
Lo Cole is an internationally acclaimed illustrator and printmaker. Lo Cole creates illustrations for a wide number of clients including The Times, New Scientist, Vogue, Sony Music, Greenpeace and The Royal Shakespeare Company. His interactive picture book Hide and Spot: Zoo on the Move has been translated into 12 languages.

Louise Greig is an award-winning poet and a children's picture book author with a unique, lyrical voice. Her debut picture book for Egmont, The Night Box, has been translated into 10 languages and has been nominated for the 2018 Kate Greenaway Medal and shortlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize, the AOI Awards and the Teach Primary Book Awards. Louise lives in Aberdeen and when not writing is a director of a dog rescue and re-homing organisation. The wild solitude of Scotland and the beauty of nature remain strong influences in her life.
9th August 2018


NOMINATED FOR THE KATE GREENAWAY MEDAL 2019 An uplifting story about conf... MoreSweep

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10th January 1991

The Little Prince

Few books have been as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. A beautiful gift editi... MoreThe Little Prince

(10 reviews) Review
29th June 2017

The Night Box

Nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2018 An enchanting bedtime story about a small boy who is the custodian o... MoreThe Night Box

(3 reviews) Review
31st May 2018

Between Tick and Tock

The second magical picture book from the author and illustrator of The Night Box. ... MoreBetween Tick and Tock

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29th April 2021

Home of the Wild

"A house is not a home for wild things;wild things need to run, and soar, and swim."In the quiet dawn of the spring fore... MoreHome of the Wild

(2 reviews) Review
9th January 2020

The Bear Who Did

Who stole the honey? Follow the bear who did in this action-packed, rhyming picture book from Louise Gr... MoreThe Bear Who Did

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2nd April 2020

What the Animals Saw


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12th May 2022

The Enormous Morning

Inside Day was Morning. It was an enormous morning. There... MoreThe Enormous Morning

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16th March 2017

The Island and the Bear

"Anything can happen anywhere. Anywhere was an island. Anything was a bear."One windy morning on a wild and quiet Hebrid... MoreThe Island and the Bear

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31st May 2018

A Walk Through the Woods

An enchanting journey through the woods from the author of The Night Box and incredible artist, Helen Musse... MoreA Walk Through the Woods

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