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  • 5 stars across 33 books
    DIANNE HOFMEYR grew up on the tip of southern Africa. Her acclaimed picture books include The Magic Bojabi Tree, which was nominated for the 2014 Kate Greenaway Award and Zeraffa Giraffa, which is on The Sunday Times' Top 100 Children's Classics list. Dianne Hofmeyr lives in west London.

    CAROL THOMPSON has written and illustrated more than 60 books for children and her work has been translated into over 20 languages. Carol is an IBBY UK committee member. She lives in Leicester.
    5th November 2015

    Wind

    Through stunning photographs and simple text, books in this series introduce children to different types of weather. In ... More

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    31st October 2014

    Rain

    Let's play out in the rain! There's a wealth of sights, sounds, smells, tastes and textures to discover and enjoy! In ... More

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    1st September 2013

    Snug

    A great countryside story. Wherever Lisa goes, her cat Snug follows. But as Snug grows up he spends more time away from ... More

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    26th May 2006

    Sun

    Each book in this appealing series focuses on a different type of weather: how weather can affect us and our environment... More

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    1st November 2005

    Dressing Up

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    14th April 2009

    Daddy Papa And Me

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    20th October 2009

    What's for Supper?: Qu'est-ce Qu'on Mange Ce Soir?

    A warm humorous story, enchanting colour illustrations and carefully controlled bilingual text with lots of repetition. ... More

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    11th October 2011

    Start Reading: My Sports Club: Dance

    Dance follows Adrianna as she goes to her local street jazz dance class - from warming up and turns to kicks and the sho... More

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    6th May 2002

    Run!

    When Rashid Rashid's grandfather dies he leaves behind him his grandson with a major problem. Rashid does not exist in t... More

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