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Rachel Bright

  • 5 stars across 31 books
    Rachel Bright Biography
    Rachel Bright is a wordsmith, illustrator and professional thinker of happy thoughts. She has written several books for children, including Love Monster, The Lion Inside and The Koala Who Could - winner of the Evening Standard Oscar's Book Prize and the Sainsbury's Book Award. Her books have sold over 100,000 copies in the UK alone and been translated into over 25 languages. She is also the creator of award-winning stationery and homewares range, The Brightside.

    Rachel lives on a farm near the seaside, with her partner and their new baby daughter.

    Our favourite Rachel Bright Book Characters
    Walter - from Walter and the No Need To Worry Suit
    Cyril and Bruce - from The Squirrels Who Squabbled
    Kevin - from The Koala Who Could

    Our favourite Rachel Bright Book Quotes
    “It was time to be strong, take a chance ... after all, Forever was such a long time to feel small.” (The Lion Inside)
    7th September 2017

    The Squirrels Who Squabbled

    Two greedy squirrels learn to share in the third hilarious rhyming adventure from the bestselling creators of THE LION... More

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    10th March 2016

    The Lion Inside

    From the creator of the known and loved Bright Side lifestyle brand, Rachel Bright, and the winner of the Roald Dahl F... More

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    5th May 2016

    Amazing Daddy

    Join Daddy Panda and Little Panda as they spend a day together, sharing many special moments along the way. This laugh... More

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    5th January 2012

    Love Monster

    Featuring the only Monster in Cutesville, LOVE MONSTER is a wonderfully warm and witty look at how sometimes, when you... More

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    8th September 2016

    The Koala Who Could

    Fans of The Gruffalo and Giraffes Can't Dance will love this feelgood rhyming story portraying a positive mes... More

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    8th October 2015

    Love Monster and the Scary Something

    A hair-raisingly funny and deliciously spooky new title in this monster hit series! It's way past bedtim... More

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    30th August 2012

    Walter and the No-Need-to-Worry Suit

    Introducing the first fantastic tale from the Wonderful World of Walter and Winnie - an enchanting new picture book se... More

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    13th July 2017

    All I Want For Christmas

    Two penguins discover that love is the perfect gift at Christmas in this sparkling festive picture book!The countdown t... More

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    4th October 2018

    The Way Home For Wolf

    A feel-good tale of friendship set in the snowy Arctic from the creators of the bestselling, multi-award-winning T... More

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    26th September 2013

    Love Monster and the Perfect Present

    Love is in the air again for Love Monster in this heart-tingling story from phenomenal, award-winning picture book tal... More

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    1st July 2010

    My Sister is an Alien!

    Alfie is crazy about space. His favourite things are: 1. aliens, 2. rockets, 3. the moon - in that exact order. He doe... More

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    7th May 2009

    What Does Daddy Do?

    Dexter's daddy is a fireman, Rosie's daddy is a doctor, but Daisy's just not sure what her daddy does all day while she ... More

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    13th April 2011

    Mine!

    "That's my bunny!" "NO, that's my bunny!" Oh dear. How difficult it is to share when there's only ONE beloved Funny Bunn... More

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    24th March 2014

    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate

    A delicious new story about Love Monster, the only monster in Cutesville, from phenomenal, award-winning picture book ... More

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    27th October 2016

    Love You Hoo

    A snuggly, cuddly, joyful celebration of love from Rachel Bright, creator of the multi-million-selling The Bright Sid... More

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    1st April 2012

    You Are Amazing: Bright Side

    These laugh-out-loud handbooks of help and happiness, provide a beacon of positivity, sweeping away doom and gloom with ... More

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    1st April 2012

    Today Is Going To Be The Best Day Ever: Bright Side

    This laugh-out loud handbook of help and happiness, provides a beacon of positivity, sweeping away doom and gloom with t... More

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    1st April 2012

    A Handful of Happiness: Bright Side

    This laugh-out loud handbook of help and happiness, provide a beacon of positivity, sweeping away doom and gloom with to... More

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    5th March 2015

    Side by Side

    Deep in the heart of Wintermouse Wood,Down in the grass where the autumn trees stood,Lived all kinds of creatures - some... More

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    28th February 2013

    Benjamin and the Super Spectacles

    The second fantastic tale from the Wonderful World of Walter and Winnie - an enchanting new picture book series from R... More

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    1st April 2012

    You Make My Heart Go Boom!

    These laugh-out-loud handbooks of help and happiness, provide a beacon of positivity, sweeping away doom and gloom with ... More

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    1st November 2016

    Snowflake in My Pocket

    Once upon a winter, in a faraway place, lived a very wise bear and a very small squirrel... From highly acclaimed pictu... More

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    13th December 2016

    Cefin y Coala Carcus

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    9th February 2017

    The Lion Inside Board Book

    From the Roald-Dahl-Funny-Prize winning artist behind smash hit, Oi Frog! comes a feelgood story about one little ... More

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    1st March 2014

    Big Lovely Thank You

    These little laugh-out-loud pop-up books provide a beacon of positivity, sweeping away doom and gloom. In Big Lovely Tha... More

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    2nd September 2015

    Groarrr!

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    14th November 2019

    The Worrysaurus

    A fun and reassuring tale about dealing with worries from the author of the bestselling The Lion Inside. It... More

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    26th February 2019

    In a Minute, Mama Bear

    In a Minute, Mama Bear is the first book in a new series from Rachel Bright, creator of the popular Love Monster series.... More

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