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  • 5 stars across 23 books
    Toby Forward (Author) Date: 2003-03-03 Toby Forward lives in Beverley in North Yorkshire, and is a parish priest in Hull, although he still manages to devote time to writing. He is married to a teacher, and they have two daughters. Toby Forward originally trained as a teacher of English and R.E. and now combines his writing with working as a parish priest. Some of his stories have been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 under the pseudonym Rahila Khan and Virago published a collection of these stories, which they withdrew from publication once the true identity of the author was revealed! He has had a teenage novel, Dead Young, published by Simon and Schuster. This is his first book for Transworld. Author lives: West YorkshireRuth Brown (Illustrator) Ruth Brown is the creator of some of Britain's best loved children's books. She has created a great many picture books for Andersen Press and is highly respected as an author and illustrator. She is married to artist Ken Brown and they have two grown-up sons and one grandchild.
    4th March 2010

    The Big Sneeze

    The farmer is snoozing on the hay in his barn, surrounded by his dozy animals, when the fly buzzing about lands on his n... More

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    3rd February 2011

    Gracie, the Lighthouse Cat

    One stormy night Grace Darling, the lighthouse keeper's daughter, spots a ship in trouble on the rocks. At the same time... More

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    4th November 2010

    Ten Seeds

    If you plant ten seeds, what do you get? Follow nature's wonderful cycle in this engaging counting book with a differenc... More

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    4th July 2013

    Greyfriars Bobby

    Over a hundred years ago, a faithful little dog called Bobby kept a fourteen-year vigil by his master's graveside in Gre... More

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    6th September 2012

    A Dark, Dark Tale

    Children will delight in following the black cat's progress through the dark wood, into the dark house, and eventually t... More

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    1st December 2010

    Mr Toad

    Introducing the wonderful world of verse to young children. The book includes comical limericks, enchanting magical poem... More

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    1st July 2010

    Our Cat Flossie

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    1st June 2015

    A Dark, Dark Tale

    Children will delight in following the black cat's progress through the dark wood, into the dark house, and eventually t... More

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