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Richard Merritt

  • 5 stars across 7 books

   Richard Merritt (Author)  
  Born and bred in North London, Richard Merritt has been an illustrator for over 10 years after graduating from Central Saint Martin's college of Art and Kingston University.


 Richard has worked with many book and editorial publishing houses, design groups, advertising agencies and more, on lots of varied projects, from children's books and packaging to magazines and costume illustration for film. His intricately detailed illustrations have become a staple of the best-selling  Art Therapy  and  Menagerie  series, and has led to television appearances.
   Lily Murray (Author)  
  Lily Murray is a freelance writer who has been writing and editing children's books for over 15 years. Her titles for Frances Lincoln Children's Books include  Hello, Hot Dog!  ,  This Book is Magic  and  The People Awards  . Other recent titles include  Dinosaurium   for Big Picture Press and  World of Cities  for Walker Books. She studied English Literature at university and now lives in a cottage on the edge of some woods with two children, a heroic dog and a strange assortment of other animals. She enjoys walking, reading and trips to London on the slightest excuse.

7th March 2019

The Dinosaur Department Store

SELECTED AS ONE OF THE MAIL ON SUNDAY EVENT MAGAZINE'S TOP SUMMER READS 2019Our feisty heroine Eliza Jane isn’t your ave... MoreThe Dinosaur Department Store

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2nd September 2021

That Dinosaur Has Talent!

From the best-selling author and illustrator team behind The Dinosaur Department Store, this charming picture book about... MoreThat Dinosaur Has Talent!

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1st May 2008

Take a Hike!

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11th September 2014

The Neon Colouring Book

This ultra-vivid colouring book is a visual treat, packed with striking pictures in neon colours. From amazing animals t... MoreThe Neon Colouring Book

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1st November 2014

Where Are Santa's Pants?: Little Hare Books

HO HO… Oh No! Santa’s lost his pants! It is the middle of Christmas, the crowds are out in full, and Santa has lost his ... MoreWhere Are Santa's Pants?: Little Hare Books

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1st September 2012

The Midnight Colouring Book

This stunning and creative colouring book is a visual treat, packed with intricate, beautiful and mysterious pictures in... MoreThe Midnight Colouring Book

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