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Trish Cooke

Trish Cooke

  • 5 stars across 39 books
Trish Cooke was born in Bradford and comes from a Dominican family. She has written several books for children including So Much , which won the Kurt Maschler Award, the Nestle Smarties Book Prize and the She/WH Smiths Under Fives Book Prize. Trish has worked as a presenter on BBC's children's television programmes and hosted a radio programme.


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3rd March 2008

So Much

A tender and humorous look at modern family life, with exuberant art from the illustrator of We're Going on a Bear Hunt.... MoreSo Much

(5 reviews) Review
8th September 2011

Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 8: How Anansi Got His Stories

How Anansi Got His Stories is a tale of a familiar character from many African and Caribbean tales. Anansi the trickster... MoreOxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 8: How Anansi Got His Stories

(2 reviews) Review
1st January 2004

Full, Full, Full Of Love

Every Sunday, Jay Jay and his family, uncles and aunties, cousins and friends all come for Sunday dinner at Grannie's. A... MoreFull, Full, Full Of Love

(2 reviews) Review
28th February 2008

Hopscotch: Histories: Hoorah for Mary Seacole

Mary is a brave nurse. When a war starts in the Crimea she sails across the sea to help, and even enters the battlefield... MoreHopscotch: Histories: Hoorah for Mary Seacole

(1 review) Review
3rd August 2017

Tales from the Caribbean

A collection of favourite tales gathered from the many different islands of the Caribbean, one of the world's richest so... MoreTales from the Caribbean

(1 review) Review
3rd January 1996

Kakhulu

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3rd January 1996

Go Le Kana Kana

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31st May 2013

Look Back!

Look Back! is a children's picture book written by the great team of Trish Cooke (words) and Caroline Binch (illustratio... MoreLook Back!

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1st January 2009

Hopscotch: Myths: No Dinner for Anansi

Anansi likes to play tricks all the time, but when Turtle invites Anansi to dinner, he is in for a real surprise!... MoreHopscotch: Myths: No Dinner for Anansi

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