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  • 5 stars across 37 books
    Sam Hay grew up in Scotland. A former journalist, she has written several children's books including Billy Angel and Bumble the Brave Kitten. She lives with her husband, two children and several pets in a small house with a big garden. Simon Cooper has illustrated many children's books, including the award-winning Ghost of Uncle Arvie. As well as drawing, he enjoys loud music and zombie films.
    1st November 2018

    A Very Corgi Christmas

    Wrap up warm and join little corgis Belle and Pip on a Christmas adventure in London! Belle LOVES the bustl... More

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    28th July 2016

    Beauty and the Beast

    A beautiful Beauty and the Beast fairy tale, exciting activities and colouring pages and a gorgeous eight-card 3D colour... More

    (10 reviews)
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    14th November 2019

    A Cat's Christmas Carol

    It's Christmas Eve and all the staff in the department store are on their way home for Christmas. All except one . . .... More

    (9 reviews)
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    2nd June 2016

    Do Not Wash This Bear

    Toy Story meets Gremlins in this hilarious, rhythmic family caper where Daddy ignores a washing label and Bear comes ali... More

    (5 reviews)
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    16th November 2015

    The Nutcracker

    A beautiful telling of the Nutcracker fairy tale, with exciting activities, colouring pages and a gorgeous eight-card 3D... More

    (3 reviews)
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    11th January 2018

    Star in the Jar

    An enchanting bedtime story for toddlers, perfect for fans of Oliver Jeffers' How To Catch a Star. Up high, in the dark... More

    (3 reviews)
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    6th September 2018

    The Wizard of Oz

    This is THE WIZARD OF OZ - but not as you know it. Follow Little Dot down the yellow brick road to the wonderful world... More

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    6th June 2013

    Noah's Ark

    The simple language and vibrant colours of this new edition of Lucy Cousins's beloved Noah's Ark breathe fresh l... More

    (2 reviews)
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    10th January 2019

    Hugs and Kisses

    There are two sides to every story . . . Flip the book to read each side of the story in this enchanting tale of a whal... More

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    6th May 2008

    Purr-fect Pete

    The "Flying Fur Balls" are star acro-cats, drawing huge feline audiences. The latest recruit to the Fur Balls, Pete, is ... More

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