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Graham Philpot

  • 4 stars across 19 books
    Graham Philpot was born and brought up in Suffolk. He worked in design, editorial and advertising ("from Mars bar labels, to Times newspaper cartoons, to London Transport posters"), before turning to children's books after the birth of his first child. In 1994 he won the Children's Book Award for Best Picture Book for Amazing Anthony Ant, produced with his wife Laura. Anthony Ant is now an international television cartoon character!
    1st September 2011

    First Reading Four: The Emperor and the Nightingale

    This is the "The classic Hans Christian Andersen" story retold with simple text for children just beginning to read. The... More

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    27th September 2007

    Hopscotch: Histories: Tutankhamun and the Golden Chariot

    Young Tutankhamun is given a golden chariot, but he's not allowed to ride it outside the palace gates. How can he prove ... More

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    10th February 2015

    Must Know Stories: Level 2: Jack the Giant Killer

    Jack's village is in deep trouble. The giant Cormoran keeps stealing their food and they have nothing left to eat. Jac... More

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    5th March 2007

    Custardfinger

    It's time for Buster to save the world yet again, this time from Myrtle Burtle, his school dinner lady. Myrtle has... More

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    8th January 2007

    Day of the Hamster

    Buster longs for a quiet life, but weird stuff just keeps happening in Smogley... HEEELLLP! There's a giant... More

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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 9: Class Pack of 24

    The Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales series includes 40 of the best known stories from all over the world, which ha... More

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    1st November 2012

    The Dragon and the Phoenix [Book with CD]

    Aimed at children aged four and over, each title in this series combines simple text and illustrations to delight and in... More

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    14th September 2009

    Hansel and Gretel

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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 9: Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast is the story of kind Bella, who is unwittingly promised to a beast by her father. She has to live w... More

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