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  • 5 stars across 14 books
    Adam Guillain is a performance storyteller and was the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre Writer in Residence. Charlotte Guillain taught English to air traffic controllers and nurses before deciding a career in publishing would endanger fewer lives. They have written several books together including Supermarket Gremlins, School for Dads and the George's Amazing Adventures series. The first title in the series, Spaghetti with the Yeti, was nominated for nine awards including the Roald Dahl Funny Prize and has co-editioned in seven territories.

    Ada Grey studied illustration and later took a role in design. Moving back into illustration, Ada set about designing her own unique picture book style. Characterised by an energetic palate, adorable, lively characters and a delicate use of texture, Ada's work has a whimsical, boutique feel. She is the illustrator behind Shhh! Don't Wake the Royal Baby and I Love You Just the Way You Are.
    6th July 2015

    Poo in the Zoo

    "There was tiger poo, lion poo, prickly porcupine poo, Plummeting giraffe poop that landed with a splat. D... More

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    7th February 2019

    The World Book Day Monster

    A celebration of reading and the huge phenomenon of dressing-up as your favourite character on World Book Day. What wil... More

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    6th July 2014

    I Love You Just The Way You Are

    A joyful and exuberant celebration of the unconditional love between parent and child from exciting new illustrator Ad... More

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    6th April 2015

    Hippobottymus

    Plinkety-plonk! Tweetily-tweet! The jungle animals are making music to the sound of the bubbling creek! But - goodness... More

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    18th July 2013

    Shhh! Don't Wake the Royal Baby!

    It's chaos at the Royal Palace - the Royal Baby just won't go to sleep. Waaaaah! Waaaaah! Waaaaah! The Royal Family has... More

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    21st April 2016

    The Royal Baby's Big Red Bus Tour of London

    It's a beautiful day, and the Royal Family are sunning themselves in the Palace Gardens. The royal babies' grandad is ev... More

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    5th November 2015

    Santa Baby

    After finding two abandoned presents, Santa Baby and Roo embark on a race against time to deliver the gifts. But as the... More

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    5th May 2016

    School for Dads

    A funny, rhyming school story that makes a lovely Father's Day gift, from the authors of Spaghetti with the Yeti and the... More

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    2nd June 2016

    Rockabye Pirate

    Rock-a-bye pirate, in the crow's nest Mummy says bedtime, and Mummy knows best. You've had your adventures, you've saile... More

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    5th June 2014

    Happy Birthday, Royal Baby!

    The Royal Palace is in chaos yet again - not since the Royal Baby's birth has there been so much excitement! Why? Well i... More

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