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Ruth Symes

  • 5 stars across 17 books
    Ruth Symes has written many novels and picture books, including the LITTLE REX and BELLA DONNA series for Piccadilly Press. She also writes dog books under the pseudonym Megan Rix, for Puffin, including the bestseller, THE PUPPY THAT CAME FOR CHRISTMAS. She was a resident writing coach on The Richard and Judy Show and was a judge on their 'Write a Children's Short Story' competition. Follow Ruth at www.ruthsymes.com or on Twitter: @ruth_symes.

    Illustrator Marion Lindsay has always loved stories and pictures, so it made perfect sense when she decided to become a children's book illustrator, and she won the Egmont Best New Talent Award. She lives and works in Cambridge, and in her spare time paints glass and makes jewellery. Find Marion at www.marionlindsay.co.uk.
    26th January 2010

    Little Rex

    A funny tale about a little dinosaur who wants to be the BIGGEST dinosaur EVER! Rex was the SCARIEST dinosaur in the w... More

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    1st August 2012

    Bella Donna 4: Cat Magic

    A witch, a cat and a lot of magic! Bella Donna's favourite cat has always been Pegatha, who loves to sleep on Bella's b... More

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    1st October 2011

    Bella Donna 3: Witchling

    A witch, a cat and a lot of magic! Bella Donna is a witchling - a young witch who must keep her powers a secret, and on... More

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    1st June 2013

    Bella Donna 5: Witch Camp

    A witch, a cat and a lot of magic! Bella Donna's very excited to be going off to her first witchling Summer camp. When ... More

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    1st May 2011

    Bella Donna 2: Too Many Spells

    A witch, a cat and a lot of magic! Half the time Bella Donna is a regular girl at a regular school with her regular fri... More

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    28th September 2010

    Bella Donna 1: Coven Road

    A witch, a cat and a lot of magic! Some girls dream of being a princess, but Bella Donna has always longed to be a witc... More

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    19th August 2013

    Bella Donna 6: Bella Bewitched

    A witch, a cat and a lot of magic! Bella's cat is a real witch's cat and Bella tells her everything! At school Bella's ... More

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    1st October 2014

    Cornflake the Dragon

    Twins Eddie and Izzie love animals. They want to look after ALL the school pets in the holidays - but the only one left ... More

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    1st October 2015

    Snowball the Baby Bigfoot

    Can the baby Bigfoot, Snowball, be reunited with his family? At the Secret Animal Society Sanctuary, hidden away in a r... More

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