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Yasmeen Ismail

  • 5 stars across 17 books
    Yasmeen Ismail is an exciting talent in the world of picture books. Her artwork and characters are both charming and unique. She studied at art school in Dublin and has worked on a wide range of illustration and animation projects. Yasmeen has a great eye for colour, detail and composition. Her first book, Time for Bed, Fred! won the V&A Book Illustration Award and was shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize. I'm a Girl! has been nominated for the Kate Greenaway Award and is shortlisted for the Bord Gais Irish Book Awards 2015 in the Children's JNR category. Yasmeen is Irish and now lives in Bristol.
    http://www.yasmeenismail.co.uk
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    4th July 2013

    Time for Bed, Fred!

    It's time for bed. But will Fred go to bed? You bet he won't! From hiding up trees, and splashing in muddy puddles, to h... More

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    13th August 2015

    I'm a Girl!

    I'm supposed to be made of sugar and spice and all things nice. But I'm sweet and sour and not a little flower. ... More

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    14th August 2014

    Specs for Rex

    Rex has new glasses and he HATES them! He does NOT want to wear them to school, and he tries to hide them - in the stran... More

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    23rd September 2015

    Christmas for Greta and Gracie

    Greta and Gracie are sisters - Greta is chatty while Gracie is quiet and it's all fine until, one day, everything change... More

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    1st March 2017

    Happy, Sad, Feeling Glad: Draw & Discover

    An endearing and engaging look at emotions and how different situations cause different feelings. What has made Dog happ... More

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    1st May 2017

    Kiki and Bobo's Sunny Day

    A charming lift-the-flap story book for very young children starring the delightful Kiki and Bobo. Join bouncy Kiki an... More

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    29th July 2015

    Draw With Yasmeen Ismail: Let's Go Find a Tiger!

    If you like drawing, colouring, art, storytelling and stickers, then this book is for you! A brand new activity book i... More

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    12th August 2015

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    26th February 2015

    Time for Bed, Fred!: Big Book

    Now in fantastic new big book size - perfect for shared reading lessons. It's time for bed. But will Fred go to bed? Yo... More

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