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Robert Burleigh

  • 5 stars across 19 books
    Robert Burleigh is a painter and the author of a number of award-winning, critically acclaimed books for children. His books include Paul Cezanne: A Painter's Journey, Toulouse-Lautrec: The Moulin Rouge and the City of Light, and Seurat and La Grande Jatte.
    1st November 2018

    Sylvia's Bookshop: The Story of Paris's Beloved Bookstore and Its Founder (As Told by the Bookstore Itself!)

    Meet the trailblazer and book lover who started the Shakespeare and Company bookstore in Paris, France, in this beauti... More

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    1st September 2012

    Hit the Road, Jack

    In this delightful picture book, loosely inspired by Jack Kerouac's On the Road, a scat-singing, bebopping jackrabbit tr... More

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    1st March 2002

    Chocolate

    Chocolate milk, chocolate fudge, chocolate frosting on chocolate cake. Children love chocolate, and this book, filled wi... More

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    3rd April 2006

    George

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    20th December 2011

    Into the Woods: John James Audubon Lives His Dream

    As a young man, John James Audubon, the renowned American woodsman and artist, had to make a choice between following hi... More

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    20th December 2011

    Messenger, Messenger

    Messenger, messenger, keepin' the groove, Always, always, on the move. Morning's come around again, and Cal... More

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    5th November 2011

    Black Whiteness: Admiral Byrd Alone in the Antarctic

    In 1934, Admiral Richard Byrd spent an entire winter by himself in a small cabin in Antarctica, recording the weather an... More

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    22nd February 2011

    Night Flight: Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic

    "Hearts will be racing." - Publishers Weekly (starred review) "A work to inspire further learning." - Bookli... More

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    13th February 2014

    Zoom! Zoom!: Sounds of Things That Go in the City

    See and hear a day in the life of the city through the eyes and ears of a young boy. From the TING-A-LING-A-LING of an a... More

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