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Rachel Wells

  • 5 stars across 25 books
    Rachel Wells Biography
    Rachel Wells is a successful illustrator and author, probably best known for illustrating the series of "That's Not My..." books published by Usborne. 

    Rachel grew up in North Devon and has now moved back there with her family, having lived in London for a number of years working in marketing. A huge cat lover, Rachel believes in the magic of animals. She has always had cats as pets, ever since she was a young child, and she has always loved writing. Now she's thrilled to combine both passions and has written her first cat novel, Alfie the Doorstep Cat.

    Our favourite Rachel Wells Book Characters
    Alfie - from Alfie Cat in Trouble
    That's Not My Kitten
    That's Not My Squirrel
    That's Not My Unicorn
    26th October 2018

    That's not my puppy...

    A sparkly special edition of the very first That's not my... book to celebrate 20 years of That's not my... books! Babie... More

    (24 reviews)
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    22nd February 2002

    That's Not My Dinosaur

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (19 reviews)
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    7th April 2016

    Alfie Cat In Trouble

    Alfie the Doorstep Cat - star of the smash-hit Sunday Times bestseller - is back in brand new ALFIE story for a younge... More

    (11 reviews)
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    5th December 2005

    That's Not My Kitten

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (9 reviews)
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    30th July 2004

    That's Not My Fairy

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (9 reviews)
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    1st April 2011

    That's Not My Tractor

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (9 reviews)
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    22nd January 2003

    That's Not My Bear

    A delightful touchy-feely book with simple, repetitive text, featuring bright, colourful illustrations with textures to ... More

    (7 reviews)
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    1st July 2007

    That's Not My Teddy

    A delightful touchy-feely book with simple, repetitive text and bold illustrations suitable for babies and toddlers.... More

    (7 reviews)
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    1st May 2011

    That's Not My Dragon

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (7 reviews)
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    27th November 2009

    That's Not My Lion

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (6 reviews)
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    31st August 2007

    That's Not My Penguin

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (6 reviews)
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    26th January 2007

    That's Not My Pony

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (5 reviews)
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    28th June 2006

    That's Not My Princess

    This delightful series of board books is aimed at very young children. The bright pictures, with their patches of differ... More

    (5 reviews)
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    27th April 2007

    That's Not My Pirate

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (3 reviews)
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    30th September 2005

    That's Not My Robot

    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and t... More

    (3 reviews)
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    27th March 2004

    That's Not My Car

    This series features bright pictures with patches of different textures which are designed to develop sensory and langua... More

    (3 reviews)
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    30th May 2008

    That's Not My Plane

    A delightful touchy-feely book with simple, repetitive text. Features bight, colourful illustrations with textures to to... More

    (3 reviews)
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    25th February 2005

    Car Cloth Book

    Yet another fantastic new title in the Usborne Cloth Books series. Written and illustrated by the creators of the best-s... More

    (0 reviews)
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    28th May 2010

    Hippity Hoppity Splash Bath Book

    A plastic bath book with soft squashy pages and a toy frog on a cord to make bath-time even more fun. Colourful scenes s... More

    (0 reviews)
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    2nd June 2016

    Alfie Far From Home

    Alfie the Doorstep Cat - star of the smash-hit Sunday Times bestseller - is back in brand new ALFIE story for a younge... More

    (0 reviews)
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    30th January 2004

    Fish Cloth Book

    Illustrated by Rachel Wells, this book should appeal to babies and very young children and is a perfect introduction to ... More

    (0 reviews)
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    1st April 2001

    That's Not My Tractor

    The added opportunity to touch a variety of textures should appeal to the imagination of very young children as they exp... More

    (0 reviews)
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    27th October 2000

    Baby's Bathtime

    This foam-filled, squashy plastic book is designed for babies and toddlers to enjoy in and out of the bath. It tells a s... More

    (0 reviews)
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    1st October 2001

    The Usborne Big Touchy Feely Book of Puppies

    What do puppies like doing? Every double page in this board book features lots of different textures to feel, such as sh... More

    (0 reviews)
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    30th January 2018

    Alfie Far From Home

    Alfie the Doorstep Cat - star of the smash-hit Sunday Times bestseller - is back in brand new ALFIE story for a younger ... More

    (0 reviews)
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