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Alex Ayliffe

  • 5 stars across 89 books
    Lois Rock has established an international reputation as a children's writer. Specialising in Bible stories, prayer books, and information books, her books have been translated into over 30 languages with sales approaching 4 million copies. She draws on her experience as a mother of three, and as a leader of church children's groups. Alex Ayliffe's papercut illustrations are bright and bold, dainty and detailed, with lots of character. She has an established reputation as a storybook illustrator, working with major publishers. She won the Sainsbury's Best Book for Babies award in 2000.
    25th April 2002

    Awesome Engines: Dig Dig Digging Board Book

    All the favourites are here in this colourful board book for machine-mad little ones - from diggers and tractors, to c... More

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    18th January 2003

    Awesome Engines: Emergency!

    It's all go in this action-packed picture book. Discover a different emergency vehicle on each page, from fire engines... More

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    5th July 2007

    Roar!

    Bold lions love roar, roar, roaring, While cubs play - racing, chasing . . . Young children will love meeting all t... More

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    5th March 2015

    Awesome Engines: Big Digger ABC: An Awesome A to Z of Vehicle Verse

    From the creators of the bestselling Dig Dig Digging comes the ultimate book of things that go! This bright and busy pi... More

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    6th January 2011

    Stomp, Dinosaur, Stomp!

    Meet all your favourite dinosaurs as they stomp, glide and charge through this brilliant book from a bestselling creativ... More

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    10th February 2006

    The Easter Story

    This is one in a series of books providing specially retold stories for young children, sticking closely to the biblical... More

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    7th August 2005

    The Lost Sheep

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    14th October 1998

    Strange Bear

    Simon's bear is called Snowtop. Snowtop's fur is a mixture of jam, paint and sandpit. Simon thought he was beautiful. Bu... More

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    2nd July 2009

    My Gr-R-R-Reat Uncle Tiger

    When Marmaduke, a stripy marmalade cat, discovers a picture of a stripy orange tiger, he recognises their similarities a... More

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    18th November 1999

    Pirates Ahoy!

    Simon and his teddy bear, Snowtop, are off to Gran's - for a whole day and a night. So is Simon's big cousin Peter, wh... More

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    13th September 2012

    Emergency

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    21st November 2014

    My Very First Bible

    A first-step Bible story book from the Candle Bible for Toddlers range to introduce little ones to the best-loved Bible ... More

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    20th March 2015

    Daniel and the Lions

    Daniel and the Lions is one of a set of titles in the Candle Little Lambs series. These books are designed for children ... More

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    5th September 2016

    The First Christmas

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    13th November 2008

    Emergency Vehicles

    A fun packed six book series full of clear diagrams, colourful illustrations, superb photographs and easy-to-read engagi... More

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    1st June 2018

    My Very First Prayers

    A carefully selected collection of prayers are presented in a bright and colourful picture book format that is perfect f... More

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    24th May 2013

    My Very First Daniel and the Lions sticker book

    Bright and colourful collage illustrations from Alex Ayliffe make perfect little stickers in this activity book in the M... More

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    1st February 2009

    My Very First Noah and the Ark sticker book

    Alex Ayliffe's bright, colourful characters feature as stickers in this story and activity book. The book contains a ret... More

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    21st January 2011

    My Very First Easter Story Sticker Book

    Alex Ayliffe's bright, colourful characters feature as stickers in this story and activity book. The book contains a ret... More

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    20th March 2015

    Noah and the Ark

    Noah and the Ark is one of a set of titles in the Candle Little Lambs series. These books are designed for children 2 an... More

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    21st September 2017

    Jonah and the Whale

    'Jonah? Jonah, are you listening?' 'Yes, God' 'Go to Nineveh ...The people there do bad things. They make me sad. Go to ... More

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    23rd March 2012

    My Very First Noah's Ark Playtime: Activity book with stickers

    This fun activity book includes on-the-page puzzles, games and stories - all based around the story of Noah - with a pag... More

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    20th May 2011

    In the Beginning

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    20th January 2012

    My Very First Story of Jesus sticker book

    Alex Ayliffe's bright, colourful characters feature as stickers in this story and activity book. The book contains episo... More

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    20th January 2012

    My Very First Prayers to Know by Heart

    Publishing as part of Lion's popular My Very First series, this delightful little volume contains over 20 favourite nurs... More

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    20th January 2012

    My Very First Easter Playtime: Activity book with stickers

    This book of on-the-page puzzles, games and stories - with a page of stickers to use to complete the activities througho... More

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    1st February 2009

    My Very First Jonah and the Whale sticker book

    Alex Ayliffe's bright, colourful characters feature as stickers in this story and activity book. The book contains a ret... More

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    20th May 2011

    Brave David

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    5th August 2010

    Snap!

    Young children will love meeting all their favourite sea creatures in this lively picture book packed with snapping shar... More

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    21st May 2010

    My Very First Bible: Gift Edition

    This little Bible retells 20 key stories, ten from the Old Testament and ten from the New. Each story occupies 6 double ... More

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    1st July 2013

    Today is Rainbow Day!

    This bright concept book is perfect for little ones to learn colours - each spread introduces a new colour to discover... More

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    1st September 1994

    Swim, Number Nine!

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    1st September 1995

    Swim, Number Nine!

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    1st November 1994

    Funny Walks

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    15th September 1994

    Lucy's Picture

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    27th February 2003

    Emergency!

    Fire! Fire! - Emergency! Fire engines racing all the way. Hoses slooshing, water swooshing. Help is coming - it's on the... More

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    4th January 2007

    The Gotcha Smile

    It's Clarine's first day at her new school and she hopes to make lots of friends. But somehow things just don't go righ... More

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    1st September 2009

    My Very First Nativity Story

    The Nativity stories of Mary and Joseph, the Shepherds and the Wise Men are simply retold alongside characteristic paper... More

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    23rd September 2011

    My Very Little Christmas Story

    This engaging retelling of the Christmas story is retold in appealing rhyme and bright, playful, paper-collage illustrat... More

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    30th July 1998

    Zoom

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    20th May 2011

    Jesus and the Storm

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    20th May 2011

    Moses and his Sister

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    23rd September 2005

    My Very First Nativity Play

    This new illustrated story reinforces and supports the experience of being involved in a school or pre-school nativity p... More

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    6th September 2012

    Awesome Engines: Zoom, Rocket, Zoom!

    Come on a fantastic adventure to the moon and deep into space! This exciting book is full of amazing astronauts and su... More

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    18th October 2013

    My Very First Bible Stories Bumper Sticker Book

    Six Bible stories illustrated in the classic My Very First style make up this book crammed full of stickers! Each page h... More

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    29th March 2008

    Emergency!: Touch-and-Feel Book

    Young children will love to explore all the different textures - from squashy life-jackets to the shiny fire hose - in t... More

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    1st October 2012

    My Very First Bible: Mini Edition

    Having sold well over 250,000 copies, and inspired a wide-ranging series of publications including board books, big book... More

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    23rd September 2011

    My Very Little Noah's Ark Story

    This engaging retelling of the Noah's Ark story is retold in appealing rhyme and bright, playful, paper-collage illustra... More

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    20th May 2011

    The Lost Sheep

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    3rd January 2008

    Dig Dig Digging: Touch-and-Feel Book

    Young children will love to explore all the different textures - from scratchy sand to scrunchy rubbish - in this bright... More

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    1st November 2004

    Awesome Engines: Choo Choo Clickety-Clack!

    It's all go in this action-packed picture book. Discover a different vehicle on each page, from trains and buses, to r... More

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    20th May 2011

    The Good Samaritan

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    20th May 2011

    Our Father

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    15th January 1998

    Cambridge Reading Routes

    Cambridge Reading Routes is a reading programme for the first seven years of schooling in South Africa.... More

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    1st February 1996

    Cambridge Reading

    Cambridge Reading is a major reading scheme which provides stimulating books and support materials for the teaching of r... More

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    1st November 2009

    Pat a cake, make and shake: Make and Play Your Own Musical Instruments

    Make and play your own musical instruments Pat-a-cake make and shake is a hands-on guide to making m... More

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    6th October 2016

    Awesome Engines: Dig Dig Digging Padded Board Book

    Discover all your favourite vehicles in this busy book of things that go! With fun rhyming text and bright, bold a... More

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    19th January 2007

    Jesus and his Friends

    This story draws on the gospel stories to tell about the many people who loved Jesus and his love and care for them. The... More

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    19th January 2007

    Daniel and the Lions

    This is the much loved story of a faithful prophet, a wicked plot against him, and how God keeps him safe in a den of li... More

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    18th March 2005

    Jonah and the Whale: My Very First Big Bible Stories

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the award-winning My Very First Bible, the well known story from... More

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    1st January 2008

    The Easter Story: My Very First BIG Bible Stories

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the popular My Very First Bible, this tells the important and aw... More

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    1st August 2007

    When Lion Gave a Party: My Very First Big Playtime Parables

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the popular My Very First Bedtime Book this child's story is cle... More

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    1st August 2008

    Brave David: My Very First BIG Bible Stories

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the award-winning My Very First Bible, the well known story of t... More

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    1st January 2008

    Cinnamon Bear: My Very First BIG Playtime Parables

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the popular My Very First Bedtime Book this child's story is cle... More

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    1st August 2007

    Good King Wenceslas: My Very First BIG Christmas Stories

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the popular My Very First Christmas, this traditional Christmas ... More

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    1st September 2008

    My Very First Christmas Playtime: Activity book with stickers

    A book of on-the-page puzzles, games and stories, with a page of stickers to use to complete the activities throughout, ... More

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    1st September 2006

    My Very First Christmas: Christmas stories for the very young

    Sharing stories together is one of the very best Christmas traditions. Here are ten delightful stories that bring to lif... More

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    5th March 2007

    Our Father

    This "BIG" book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the award-winning "My Very First Bible", this well-known praye... More

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    1st October 2006

    My Very First Bedtime Book

    This appealing midi format hardback contains a mix of 10 stories and matching bedtime blessings designed to provide fun ... More

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    23rd September 2005

    Baby Jesus

    This is the much loved story of Mary, Jesus, shepherds, angels and wise men. The story fills six double-page spreads. T... More

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    1st September 2007

    My Very First Christmas Carols

    Words and music for ten favourite carols are accompanied by a sweet and appealing assemblage of paper collage illustrati... More

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    23rd September 2005

    The Lost Sheep

    Here is the endearing story of the shepherd who loses one of his 100 sheep and does not stop looking till he finds it. ... More

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    23rd September 2005

    Noah and the Ark

    This is the much loved story of Noah and his ark and all the animals. The story fills six double page spreads. There is... More

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    17th September 2004

    My Very First Bedtime Book

    An appealing mix of 10 stories and matching bedtime blessings designed to provide fun and laughter, as well as reassuran... More

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    22nd July 2006

    My Very First: In the Beginning

    This big book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the award-winning "My Very First Bible", the well known story fr... More

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    20th February 2015

    My Very First Bible Stories Little Library

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and jolly illustrations have since gone on... More

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    20th January 2012

    The Easter Story

    My Very First Bible published to high acclaim in 2003 and its popular stories and bright illustrations have since gone o... More

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    27th April 2000

    Let's Go, Anna!

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    23rd April 1999

    Not Again, Anna!

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    3rd October 2013

    Dig Dig Digging

    Discover lots of busy vehicles hard at work in this bright and bold tabbed board book. Look under each tab to see lots o... More

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    7th August 2008

    Dig Dig Digging

    This noisy, busy book includes sturdy jigsaws of five favourite machines - digger, tractor, crane, road roller and dumpe... More

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    21st November 1996

    Cambridge Reading

    Cambridge Reading is a major reading scheme which provides stimulating books and support materials for the teaching of r... More

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    28th April 2016

    My Very First Prayers

    My Very First Prayers is a charming collection of daily devotions and prayers to share with your young child and to ... More

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    1st March 2009

    Snap!

    Young children will love meeting all their favourite sea creatures in this lively picture book packed with snapping shar... More

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    3rd November 2011

    Awesome Engines: Zoom, Rocket, Zoom!

    Come on a fantastic adventure to the moon and deep into space! This inviting book is full of amazing astronauts and supe... More

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    19th August 2005

    Baby Jesus: My Very First BIG Bible Stories

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the award-winning My Very First Bible, the Christmas story is pr... More

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    19th August 2005

    The Good Samaritan: My Very First BIG Bible Stories

    This BIG book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the award-winning My Very First Bible, this well-known Bible sto... More

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