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Charlotte Voake

  • 5 stars across 30 books
    Chris Butterworth is the author of over seventy books, mostly non-fiction, and has written on subjects as diverse as disasters, hiccups, basketball and snakes. She has written a number of non-fiction titles for Walker, including Where Do Clothes Come From and Lunchbox: The Story of Your Food, winner of the American Farm Bureau's Book of the Year. She lives in Cornwall.


    Charlotte Voake is the author-illustrator of Ginger, shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and winner of the Nestle Smarties Gold Award, Ginger Finds a Home and Hello Twins, one of the 2006 New York Times Ten Best Illustrated Books. She is also the illustrator of Steve Voake's Insect Detectives and Vivian French's Caterpillar Butterfly. She lives in Surrey.
    13th October 2002

    The Further Adventures of the Owl and the Pussy-cat

    The Further Adventures of the Owl and the Pussycat - a beautiful new story by Julia Donaldson Gruffalo author, ... More

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    1st October 2009

    Insect Detective

    This book offers an exquisite glimpse into the strange and wonderful world of insects. Right now, all around you, thousa... More

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    1st April 2008

    Ginger Finds a Home

    The captivating prequel to the award-winning bestseller, Ginger. A little, hungry ginger cat lives on his own in a patc... More

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    1st July 2010

    Ginger And The Mystery Visitor

    This is a third delightful tale about Ginger and his friends from award-winning author-illustrator Charlotte Voake. Ging... More

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    1st November 2012

    The Owl and the Pussy-cat

    Join the Owl and the Pussy Cat on a magical adventure as they go to sea in a beautiful pea green boat. Edward Lear's muc... More

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    30th May 2016

    Caterpillar Butterfly

    Watch a caterpillar metamorphose into a butterfly in this fun, informative, award-winning picture book, part of the Natu... More

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    1st July 2011

    Cochyn

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    7th May 1993

    Composer's World: Debussy

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    3rd September 1990

    Composer's World: Mozart

    Composer's World: Mozart ... More

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    1st October 2015

    Say It!

    A very sweet, intimate portrayal of a mother-daughter relationship from two incredibly well-respected picture book creat... More

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    1st October 2015

    Melissa's Octopus and Other Unsuitable Pets

    From acclaimed artist Charlotte Voake comes a perfectly paced, wickedly dark, laugh-out-loud picture book about very uns... More

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    1st April 2008

    Ginger

    An award-winning picture book classic about Ginger, a contented cat who has to deal with a new arrival. Ginger is a ver... More

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    25th April 2009

    Looking at Pictures: An Introduction to Art for Young People Through the National Gallery Collection

    This is a young person's guide to art. Written in a very accessible way, it discusses art history, techniques and subjec... More

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    1st April 2014

    Fur

    An exquisite first story book from an acclaimed author and illustrator. When Thin Kitty grows fat, she starts making ne... More

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    7th July 2016

    Beatrix Potter and the Unfortunate Tale of the Guinea Pig

    A brand new picture book from the award-winning and well-loved Charlotte Voake and Deborah Hopkinson about the young B... More

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    1st May 2016

    Elsie Piddock Skips in Her Sleep

    Hop, skip and jump your way through this timeless tale of courage and community-spirit, with charming watercolour illust... More

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    6th October 2016

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    1st April 2008

    Caterpillar Butterfly Library Edition

    Curious young minds will love discovering each stage in the journey, from wriggly green caterpillar to the beautiful but... More

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    1st April 2008

    Caterpillar Butterfly Library Edition

    As a child, Vivian French watched with her grandfather as a family of tiny caterpillar eggs turned, stage by magical sta... More

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    14th May 1998

    True Story Of Humpty Dumpty

    Reading Together is a learn-to-read series of picture books for young children and parents to enjoy together. There are ... More

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    2nd September 2001

    Ginger Board Book

    Ginger is a very contented cat. He lives with a little girl who takes perfect care of him. But one day she brings home a... More

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    1st July 2010

    Very Best Of Aesop's Fables

    'Aesop's Fables' are among the oldest and best-loved stories in the world. This entertaining selection contains 'The Har... More

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    7th April 2008

    Elsie Piddock Skips In Her Sleep

    First published in 1937, this is the classic story of Little Elsie Piddock who can skip like never so. The High Skip, th... More

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    1st April 2018

    The Things That I LOVE about TREES

    A very young non-fiction picture book that looks at how a tree changes with the seasons, with charming illustrations by ... More

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    28th March 1985

    The Way to Sattin Shore

    There is mystery about Kate's family, but her family either knows nothing or will tell nothing. Her two brothers, her gr... More

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