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  • 5 stars across 12 books
    Tim Healey (Author)
    Tim Healey is a freelance writer and broadcaster, and author of over 40 children's titles. Following a brief spell working in publishing in London he has lived for more than 30 years in Oxford where he brought up his family. He is a frequent broadcaster on BBC Radio 3 and Radio 4, often contributing to the late John Peel's Home Truths.

    Chris Mould (Illustrator)
    Chris Mould went to art school at the age of sixteen. During this time, he did various jobs, from delivering papers to washing-up. Chris loves his work and writes and draws the kind of books that he would have liked to have on his shelf as a boy. He has won the Nottingham Children's Book Award, has been shortlisted for the Greenaway Award and commended for the Sheffield Book Award. Chris has also worked for the RSC, the BBC, the FT and many other famous initials, as well as for Aardman Animations, where he did character and environment development work on the film Flushed Away . Chris is married with two children and lives in Yorkshire.

    1st January 2015

    Mortimer Keene: Dino Danger

    A wickedly funny series that will appeal to all young scientists, created by Chris Mould, illustrator of A Boy Cal... More

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    1st August 2013

    Mortimer Keene: Attack of the Slime

    A wickedly funny series featuring Mortimer: the small kid with big ideas! In this book, Mortimer covers his whole sc... More

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    31st December 1997

    My First Science Box

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    2nd January 2014

    Mortimer Keene: Ghosts on the Loose

    A wickedly funny series that will appeal to all young scientists, created by Chris Mould, illustrator of A Boy Cal... More

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    3rd July 2014

    Mortimer Keene: Alien Abduction

    A wickedly funny series that will appeal to all young scientists, created by Chris Mould, illustrator of A Boy Cal... More

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    2nd July 2015

    Mortimer Keene: Robot Riot

    A wickedly funny series that will appeal to all young scientists, created by Chris Mould, illustrator of A Boy Cal... More

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    14th January 2016

    Mortimer Keene: Beast of the Bay

    A wickedly funny series that will appeal to all young scientists, created by Chris Mould, illustrator of A Boy Cal... More

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