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  • 5 stars across 18 books

    CATHERINE BARR studied Ecology at Leeds University and trained as a journalist. She worked at Greenpeace International for seven years as a wildlife and forestry campaigner and has a long-running interest in environmental issues. While working as an editor at the Natural History Museum, she researched and wrote two major summer exhibitions: Dinosaurs of the Gobi Desert and Myths and Monsters . Her previous books for Frances Lincoln are The Story of Life and Elliot's Arctic Surprise . She lives on a hill near Hay-on-Wye in Herefordshire with her partner and two daughters.

    AMY HUSBAND studied Graphic Art at Liverpool School of Art. Her first picture book, Dear Miss , was winner of the Cambridgeshire Children's Picture Book Award in 2010, and she also wrote and illustrated Dear Santa , in the same series. Amy lives in York with her partner, working in a studio with views of York Minster.

    STEVE WILLIAMS is a biologist with a degree in Marine Biology and Applied Zoology from the University of Wales. His lifelong love of wildlife was further inspired by eight years at sea, after which he trained as a teacher, and now teaches science in a rural comprehensive school in Wales. He is a beekeeper and lives near Hay-on-Wye with his wife and two daughters.

    5th October 2017

    The Story of Life: A First Book about Evolution

    At first, nothing lived on Earth. It was a noisy, hot, scary place. Choking gas exploded from volcanoes and oceans o... More

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    3rd March 2020

    The Story of Inventions

    This brilliant book introduces 15 of the world's most incredible inventions to children. Using bitesize text and bea... More

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    7th June 2004

    Echo 1 Pupil Book

    The book develops pupils' use and understanding of German by providing straightforward explanations of the way language ... More

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    1st June 2005

    Echo 2 Pupil Book

    Echo 2 provides clear grammatical progression and development of language skills in the context of lively and appeal... More

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    2nd August 2006

    Echo 3 Grun Pupil Book

    Delivers Assessment for Learning in a clear and simple format Exactly the right level to support and motivate less ab... More

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    28th September 2019

    Evolution

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    7th July 2006

    Echo 3 Rot Pupil Book

    Delivers Assessment for Learning in a clear and simple format Exactly the right level for higher-ability pupils to ma... More

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