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Louise Greig

  • 5 stars across 9 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

    Sweep

    NOMINATED FOR THE KATE GREENAWAY MEDAL 2019 An uplifting story about confronting big emotions from the author of The Ni... More

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    29th June 2017

    The Night Box

    Nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal and the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2018 An enchanting bedtime story... More

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    31st May 2018

    Between Tick and Tock

    The second magical picture book from the author and illustrator of The Night Box. High above the bustle of the city, a... More

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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 Heb... More

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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 Musselwhite. The... More

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    9th August 2018

    A Whisper from Grey

    See the colour grey in a whole new light in this peep-through picture book. Fun die-cuts throughout the book lead you th... More

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    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 Greig, author of Th... More

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    11th February 2020

    We Are a Garden

    Open the gate and crunch down the path to reveal a garden buzzing with life in this lyrical, interactive book. Childre... More

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    2nd April 2020

    What the Animals Saw

    ILLUSTRATED BY WATERSTONES PRIZEWINNER, NICOLA O'BYRNE What if you could see through the eyes of an animal? Dive, sp... More

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      This story tells the tale of a little girl who pauses time to right some wrongs. A lovely message of slowing down and helping others runs through the...

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      This is a wonderful book about bad moods and anger. I think it would be eye opening to some adults to explain the impact of their anger too. We have a...

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      This is a beautifully illustrated book. The words are beautiful too but, in my opinion, a little too metaphorical in places for my two year old to und...

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