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  • 5 stars across 22 books
    Christian Birmingham, sometimes referred to as Christmas" Birmingham thanks to the worldwide popularity of his holiday-themed picture books, is an English illustrator who has been short-listed for the Kate Greenaway Award for distinguished illustration in a children's book. He has illustrated A Christmas Carol, A Christmas Treasury, The Classic Tales of Hans Christian Anderson, and many other well-received books for young readers.
    7th May 1996

    The Butterfly Lion

    ILLUSTRATED BY CHRISTIAN BIRMINGHAM. A lyrical and moving tale of a young boy growing up in Africa, and his lifelong ... More

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    1st October 2009

    The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

    A beautiful paperback edition of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, book two in the classic fantasy series, The Chr... More

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    6th August 2007

    The Wreck of the Zanzibar

    A gripping children's story from War Horse author and former Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo. "We a... More

    (6 reviews)
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    1st October 2001

    Dear Olly

    A moving story of a brother, a sister and a swallow, and how all are in some way victims of the horrors of landmines. ... More

    (3 reviews)
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    1st February 2006

    Kitten Called Moonlight

    A little girl and her mother rescue a stranded kitten from a rock on the seashore. Each night the little girl gets her m... More

    (2 reviews)
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    1st November 2010

    Snow Queen, The

    This is a classic translation of one of the world's greatest fairy tales lavishly illustrated with a sumptuous, wintry f... More

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    1st October 2008

    The Sea of Tranquility

    A magical celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing from the bestselling author of The Curious Incident ... More

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    26th October 2017

    Oliver Twist

    Charles Dickens' classic story of a young boy who seeks his fortune on the streets of London. After Oliver Twist as... More

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