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Nicola O'Byrne

  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Mark Sperring studied at Bath Academy of Art and Camberwell College of Art before working as a printer and a bookseller, and later becoming a children's book author. Mark is the author of Dino-Baby, Dino-Mummy (Bloomsbury) and Father Christmas on the Naughty Step (Puffin). He lives in Bristol.

    Nicola O'Byrne was born in Swaziland. She studied Illustration at Edinburgh College of Art before moving to London to study for a masters in Printmaking. In 2010, Nicola was Highly Commended in the Macmillan Prize for Children's Book Illustration. She has since worked with Blue Apple Books and Nosy Crow. This is Nicola's second book with Bloomsbury, her first being Two Little Bears (9781408836941).
    www.nicolaobyrne.com
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    14th January 2016

    The Last Book Before Bedtime

    Everyone knows that the very last story before bed is the best story of all. But the problem is, everyone wants to be in... More

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    7th September 2017

    What's Next Door?

    Carter, the crocodile hero of Open Very Carefully, is back and he's NOT happy. All he wants to do is find his way home, ... More

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    14th July 2016

    The Great Dragon Bake Off

    At the Ferocious Dragon Academy, dragons-in-training learn the arts of bone crunching and teeth sharpening. But there is... More

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    1st April 2014

    Use Your Imagination

    Rabbit is BORED. What shall he do? Luckily, Wolf has the perfect solution. "Why not write a story?" he suggests. "I am a... More

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    6th September 2018

    The Rabbit, the Dark and the Biscuit Tin

    Rabbit doesn't want to go to bed, and thinks if it doesn't get dark he won't have to, so he decides to kidnap The Dark a... More

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    24th November 2008

    Use Your Imagination

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    2nd May 2019

    Where's Home, Daddy Bear?

    Everything is about to change ... Bear is moving home. Bear and Dad are moving. But as they leave their old home behind... More

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