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Paul Geraghty

Paul Geraghty

  • 5 stars across 12 books
Paul Geraghty was born in South Africa, and began drawing from an early age. Since moving to England in 1986, he has been an author/illustrator of many award-winning children's picture books and teenage fiction. He lives in Surrey.
4th August 2011

The Hunter

One day while playing hunters in the hot dry African bush, Jamina finds a baby elephant whimpering besides its dead moth... MoreThe Hunter

(4 reviews) Review
5th January 2012

Slobcat

Slobcat is so lazy that all he ever does is sleep. Or so his owner thinks. In fact on the quiet Slobcat is a real hero:... MoreSlobcat

(2 reviews) Review
31st October 2019

Solo

Solo by Kwame Alexander and Mary Rand Hess is a New York Times bestseller! Kirkus Reviews said Solo is, “A contemporary ... MoreSolo

(2 reviews) Review
3rd January 2013

Tortuga

Tortuga, the tortoise, is caught in a storm and finds herself washed up on a remote island where raiding sea birds swoop... MoreTortuga

(1 review) Review
7th January 2010

Dinosaur in Danger

'The volcano burst into the sky and soon the mountain was leaping with flames...' Talon, a young raptor, finds herself a... MoreDinosaur in Danger

(0 reviews) Review
3rd January 2013

Rotten and Rascal

Rotten and Rascal are quarrelling twin baby pterosaurs, who yell, shout, screech, howl, scream and snarl at each other ... MoreRotten and Rascal

(0 reviews) Review
1st August 2013

The Hoppameleon

When the world is still quite young, there was a sleepy, slurpy swamp. And in it swam a very odd-looking creature . . .... MoreThe Hoppameleon

(0 reviews) Review
2nd June 2011

Help Me!

It is night time, and a herd of elephants are on the move. An impala is lying in the darkness, watching a tortoise stum... MoreHelp Me!

(0 reviews) Review
25th June 1999

Pig

This is one a series of original stories designed for the 12 to 16 age-group. All the stories have a strong African flav... MorePig

(0 reviews) Review
15th October 1989

The Bungle in the Jungle

In this picture book, the baboon contemplates why someone as clever as I should look so drab and dull to the eye. To rec... MoreThe Bungle in the Jungle

(0 reviews) Review
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