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Cate James

  • 4 stars across 10 books

    CATE JAMES studied at the Edinburgh College of Art. She visits schools, libraries and festivals to talk and create drawings with children, and has taken part in the Association of Illustrators annual show, and an exhibition of five illustrators at the Scottish National Gallery. Cate is currently Illustrator in Residence at the Sick Kids hospital in Edinburgh, where she is working on a project with the children. This is the first book she has both written and illustrated, and it confirms her natural storytelling ability.

    22nd October 2014

    Desirable

    A hilarious comedy from award-winning Frank Cottrell Boyce. George is so unpopular that even his own grandad won't come ... More

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    8th July 2015

    Ted Rules the World

    Ted thinks there's something fishy going on. Ever since his birthday when he got a special loyalty card at the local sho... More

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    6th July 2017

    The Ghost in Annie's Room

    At Great Aunt Win's house, Emma is happy to sleep in her cousin Annie's old attic bedroom. But when bedtime comes she ... More

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    31st May 2018

    Magna Cow

    Thanks to her mysterious magnetic powers, Magna Cow is always messing up the other cows' fun. She ruins their camping tr... More

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    24th April 2014

    Breaking the Spell: Stories of Magic and Mystery from Scotland

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    26th August 2015

    Go Home, Little One

    When winter starts to set in, Florence the hedgehog wants to go outside and play with her squirrel friends before its ... More

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    10th September 2015

    Race Ahead With Reading: Stone Age Adventures: Little Nut's Lucky Escape

    Vivian French introduces us to a world of stone age chaos as we follow the adventures of Pod, Pim and Little Nut. P... More

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    10th September 2015

    Race Ahead With Reading: Stone Age Adventures: Brother Trouble

    Vivian French introduces us to a world of stone age chaos as we follow the adventures of Pod, Pim and Little Nut. I... More

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    7th September 2017

    The Dragon's Hoard: Stories from the Viking Sagas

    Meet the Vikings and enter their enchanting world full of warriors and battles, heroes and heroines, Berserkers, monst... More

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