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  • 5 stars across 6 books
    Elys Dolan (Author, Illustrator) Elys grew up in a part of Sussex that consists almost entirely of trees and cows and she was named after a department store in Wimbledon. She's never let either of these things hold her back and Elys recently graduated with distinction from the MA in Children's Book Illustration at the Cambridge School of Art. Elys has been awarded second place in the Macmillan Prize and was also shortlisted for the Waterstone's 'Picture This' prize. Elys works predominately with ink, newfangled digital witchcraft and coloured pencils of which she is the proud owner of 178 but can never seem to find a sharpener. Based in Cambridge, when Elys is not drawing she grows cacti, collects pocket watches and spends altogether too much time in the company of other illustrators.
    28th January 2015

    Nuts in Space

    An elite crew of furry animals are celebrating. They have found the Lost Nuts of Legend and according to the myth, the b... More

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    6th March 2015

    The Monster From The Blue Planet

    Hugely fun space adventure from international bestseller Cornelia Funke, with full colour illustrations by award-winning... More

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    4th April 2013

    Weasels

    Find out how the weasels' dastardly plans for world domination are foiled in this hilarious, off-the-wall debut picture ... More

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    26th August 2015

    The Mystery of the Haunted Farm

    Strange and spooky things are happening down on the farm, and Farmer Greg knows exactly who to call -Ghost-hunters! The ... More

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    3rd August 2017

    The Doughnut of Doom

    It's another ordinary day in Food Town and Alison McNutty, peanut butter sandwich and rookie reporter, desperately needs... More

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    5th February 2015

    The Clockwork Dragon

    Max and Lizzie's kingdom is being terrorized by a ferocious dragon named Flamethrottle. But if you think they are fright... More

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