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  • 4 stars across 3 books
    Rita Phillips Mitchell was born in Belize and came to England in the 1960s. A retired head teacher, she has published a number of children's titles including Hue Boy (Puffin), There is More to a Banana and One for Me, One for You (both Walker). She lives in Essex. Alex Ayliffe is a well-known children's book illustrator. Her titles for Orchard include the bestselling Dig Dig Digging, Emergency! and Choo Choo Clickety-Clack! Her board book Boo Barney won the Sainsbury's Baby Book Award. Alex lives in Hertfordshire with her family.
    28th August 1997

    Hue Boy

    Hue Boy may be the smallest boy in his village, but he's big news - everyone has suggestions, from pumpkin soup to speci... More

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    1st November 2012

    Hue Boy

    Hue Boy is small - smaller than all his friends, and he doesn't seem to grow at all, no matter what his mother gives him... More

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    4th January 2007

    The Gotcha Smile

    It's Clarine's first day at her new school and she hopes to make lots of friends. But somehow things just don't go righ... More

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      A multicultural story from the Caribbean, good for showing the children different cultures have different ways. The children in my class enjoyed the d...

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