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Chris Coady

  • 1 stars across 10 books
    Chris Coady trained in Illustration at Manchester Polytechnic. A freelance illustrator of children's books, he has also worked for design groups in Manchester and London.

    Meredith Hooper was born in Australia. An Antarctic specialist, she has made several research trips to the continent. In 2000 she was awarded the Antarctica Medal by the US Congress. Her books for Frances Lincoln include The Pebble in my Pocket , which is the only children's book ever to be shortlisted for the Dingle History of Science Book Award.

    5th November 2015

    The Pebble in My Pocket: A History of Our Earth

    Where do pebbles come from? How were they made? This book tells the story of a pebble, from its origins in a fiery vol... More

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    1st September 1994

    Very Last Unicorn

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    5th November 2015

    The Drop in my Drink: The Story of Water on Our Planet

    This is the story of a drop of water, told by a gifted science writer and illustrated with remarkable paintings. Mered... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 16: Why Dogs Have Black Noses

    Have you ever wondered about dogs and noticed their bravery, their curiosity, their sense of mischief and their loyalty?... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 17: Shapeshifters

    There have always been tales about people who change their shape to become animals and plants. Shapeshifters is a collec... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 17: Tales Of The Underworld

    Tales of the Underworld are a collection of stories about loss and longing. An Indian princess uses her wit to rescue he... More

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    6th March 1997

    The Pebble in my Pocket: A History of Our Earth

    Where do pebbles come from? How were they made? This book tells the story of a pebble, from its origins in a fiery volca... More

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    1st February 2008

    The Drop in My Drink: The Story of Water on Our Planet

    This is the story of a drop of water, told by a gifted science writer and illustrated with remarkable paintings. Meredit... More

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    1st January 2018

    The Trick

    'They watched him in the darkest part of the night. They watched him in the lightest part of the day. He would be easy... More

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