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Mij Kelly

  • 5 stars across 19 books

    Mij's first children's book won the Kathleen Fidler award in 1993 and she's been writing ever since. Her picture book 'One More Sheep' won the English Association 4-11 awards and was also shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal.

    Louise comes from a fine art background and has worked in greetings cards for the past nine years. She began painting at first from a shed at the bottom of her parents' garden, graduating to a little studio at her home in Leyland, Lancashire which she shares with husband Andrew and son Seth.

    2nd August 2012

    A Bed of Your Own

    This is the story of Suzy Sue, ready for bed just like you! But then she finds a cow, a horse, a sheep and a goat all ... More

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    5th March 2015

    Who Puts the Animals to Bed?

    At the end of the day, At the start of the night, When the earth is half dark, When the sky is half ... More

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    6th October 2011

    The Bump: A New Baby

    Tender and witty, this is a wonderful celebration of a baby's arrival into the world. A funny and poignant book explorin... More

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    3rd June 2010

    ATCHOO: The Complete Guide to Good Manners

    This is the story of Suzy Sue and the fateful day when she went 'ATCHOO!'. Suzy Sue sneezes but forgets to cover her m... More

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    4th February 2013

    I Want My Mummy!

    It's Arthur's first day apart from his mummy and he really misses her. Even his fantastic dragon costume and favourite t... More

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    1st January 2014

    Nursery Time

    When Suzy Sue goes to nursery, the farm animals miss her so much that they come up with a plan to take her home! But the... More

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    5th June 2008

    Have You Seen My Potty?

    Suzy Sue has something very important to do... the truth is she needs to do a poo, but someone has borrowed her potty!... More

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    7th August 2014

    Friendly Day

    Hooray - it's Friendly Day! A day for sharing, a day for caring, when everyone is nice, when Cow reads Snail a fairy... More

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    3rd January 2013

    William and the Night-Train

    A new edition of this classic rhyming story that perfectly captures that so-excited-I-can't-wait feeling that you get ... More

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