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Carol Thompson

Carol Thompson

  • 5 stars across 32 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.
14th August 2003


(7 reviews) Review
1st September 2013


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

(6 reviews) Review
16th October 2014


As the day draws to a close, a family prepares for Christmas - decorating the tree, hanging stockings by the fire, putti... MoreSnow

(5 reviews) Review
5th November 2015


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

(4 reviews) Review
26th May 2006


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

(3 reviews) Review
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... MoreStart Reading: My Sports Club: Dance

(3 reviews) Review
1st November 2005

Dressing Up

(1 review) Review
2nd June 2016


America's most famous pop star flees the spotlight to recover from her latest break-up in Maine - only to fall for a l... MoreSing

(1 review) Review
1st May 2017

My Daddy is a Silly Monkey

My daddy is a great big bear. He gets out of bed and grumbles and grouches, scratches and yawns! This charmin... MoreMy Daddy is a Silly Monkey

(1 review) Review
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