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Helen Craig

  • 5 stars across 38 books
    Helen Craig has been illustrating children's books for thirty years, and has countless titles to her name, including Charlie and Tyler at the Seaside; The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse (shortlisted for the Smarties Book Prize); four This Is the Bear books and Mary Mary, all written by Sarah Hayes; four Bonnie Bumble books, all written by Phyllis Root; Rosy's Visitors by Judy Hindley; and the hugely popular stories about Angelina Ballerina, now on TV. Helen lives in London.
    1st February 2003

    This Is the Bear

    The boy, the bear and the dog are the best of friends. But one day the bear gets lost and has to be searched for high an... More

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    24th April 2013

    Angelina Ballerina

    Angelina the dancing mouse has been enchanting little ballerinas for 30 years. In this larger format, anniversary pape... More

    (3 reviews)
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    1st February 2003

    This Is the Bear and the Scary Night

    The boy, the bear and the dog are the best of friends. But one night the bear gets accidentally left behind in the park ... More

    (2 reviews)
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    7th September 2006

    Angelina's Birthday

    It's Angelina's birthday and there's going to be a party. But when Angelina breaks her bike while racing her best friend... More

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    30th May 2007

    Angelina Ballerina Invitation to the Ballet

    Angelina is delighted when she wins two tickets to the gala performance of Cindermouse. She can't wait to invite someone... More

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    1st July 2009

    Thirsty Thursday

    Bonnie Bumble has a brilliant idea to make it rain in her sixth farmyard adventure!Everyone is thirsty on Bonnie Bumble'... More

    (1 review)
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    17th December 2013

    Angelina and the Princess

    Angelina and the Princess - a classic Angelina story by Katharine Holabird and Helen Craig.Miss Lilly's Ballet School ha... More

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    6th September 2012

    Angelina's Cinderella

    Angelina is so excited. She's the lead in the Cinderella Dance Tour! Angelina and the company travel all over Mouseland,... More

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    5th September 2002

    Angelina's Halloween

    Angelina and her friends love Halloween - they make sparkly firefly costumes and have a lovely tea party with goblin bis... More

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    1st June 2003

    This Is the Bear and the Bad Little Girl

    The boy, the bear and the dog are the best of friends. One day, the boy and the bear are sharing an ice cream together i... More

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