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Charlotte Voake

  • 5 stars across 32 books
    Charlotte Voake is an internationally acclaimed children's author and artist. She studied art history but always wanted to be an illustrator. She recently won the Smarties Silver Medal Award for her picture book, The Pizza Kitten.

    Kate Petty lived in Cornwall with her husband, Mike, before tragically dying from cancer in May 2007. She was both an extraordinary writer and an extraordinary person. The author of a number of novelty and pop-up books, including the innovative The Great Grammar Book and The Wonderful World Book, Kate was also involved in creating amazing books for the Eden Project children's book list.

    Jo Elworthy is in charge of education at the Eden Project in Cornwall. She has previously written books on plants and worked for Channel 4.
    29th August 2013

    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 September 2016

    Caterpillar Butterfly

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

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    5th 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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    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

    (3 reviews)
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    2nd August 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 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 November 2012

    Owl and the Pussy-cat

    The much-loved nonsense poem by Edward Lear, brought to life with charming illustrations. The fun rhymes, silly adventur... 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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    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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    7th May 1993

    Composer's World: Debussy

    Composer's World: Debussy ... More

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