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Dapo Adeola

  • 5 stars across 8 books

    Nathan Bryon (Author)
    Nathan Bryon is an award-winning writer and actor who has written for BAFTA award-winning children's TV shows, such as Swashbuckle and Apple Tree House and critically-acclaimed Rastamouse . A rising star in the world of screenwriting, his animated series, Afro Kid , is currently under option. Look Up! is his debut picture book for children.

    Dapo Adeola (Illustrator)
    Dapo Adeola is an illustrator and character designer who creates characters and images that challenge gender norms in a fun and upbeat way. He runs illustration and character design workshops in and out of schools, to help highlight the possibilities of a career in illustration to inner-city children.

    13th June 2019

    Look Up!

    Meet hilarious, science-mad chatterbox, Rocket - she's going to be the greatest astronaut, star-catcher, space-travell... More

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    4th February 2021

    Space Detectives

    'Immensely, cheerily silly' Guardian Dog lost in space? Grown an extra head and don't know why? Pocket money stolen by ... More

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    23rd July 2020

    Clean Up!

    The sequel Nathan and Dapo's debut Look Up! Join lovable, passionate Rocket as she sets off on a mission to... More

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    29th April 2021

    My Dad Is A Grizzly Bear

    A playful, warm and funny story following a boy with a wild imagination and his lively family, from exciting creativ... More

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    1st November 2020

    Last Last-Day-Of-Summer

    The Hardy Boys meets The Phantom Tollbooth, in the new century! When two adventurous cousins accidentally extend the las... More

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    5th August 2021

    Space Detectives: Extra Weird Creatures

    'Immensely, cheerily silly' Guardian 'A thunderously good read, so funny and action packed. Children are going to love i... More

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    2nd September 2021

    We're Going to Find the Monster

    A rip-roaring picture book adventure from superstar pairing Malorie Blackman and Dapo Adeola. Over the shim... More

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    10th June 2021

    Hey You!

    This groundbreaking picture book is a lyrical, inspirational exploration of growing up Black, written by award-winni... More

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