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Tom MacRae

  • 5 stars across 3 books
    Tom Macrae is best known as a BAFTA-winning scriptwriter for television: his work has been shown on both Channel 4 and BBC2. He has recently written several episodes for the new series of both Doctor Who and Miss Marple. His first book for children, The Opposite, was published by Andersen Press in 2006. Nick Ward is the creator of several hugely popular picture books for chilldren. Nick is also the writer and illustrator of the action-packed Charlie Small series. He lives and works in the country in an old Victorian school.
    5th April 2012

    When I Woke Up I Was a Hippopotamus

    "When I woke up I was a hippopotamus. Yawning in the morning, I raised up my sleepy head, Then took one look out of the ... More

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    1st October 2009

    Baby Pie

    'Can you sniff it?' 'Can you whiff it?' 'Lick lips, pat belly, my oh my'. When three little trolls, Oink, Boink and Moin... More

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    7th June 2007

    The Opposite

    Nate wakes up one morning to see The Opposite sitting on his ceiling. This impish creature manages to ensure that whatev... More

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