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Jackie Morris

  • 5 stars across 31 books
    Jackie Morris is an author and illustrator, photographer and painter. She lives in a small house beside the sea in Wales. Her many books include Tell me a Dragon, The Snow Leopard, The Seal Children and How the Whale Became, written by Ted Hughes. She has a lively presence on social media and progress of her work can be followed on her blog: www.jackiemorris.co.uk


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    10th September 2009

    Tell Me a Dragon

    Everyone has their very own dragon, and this book describes many different varieties of the beast, showing in words an... More

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    1st June 2006

    Can You See a Little Bear?

    Where is Little Bear? In this charming look-and-find book, highlighted by Jackie Morris's gorgeous animal fantasies, ver... More

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    18th December 2007

    The Snow Whale

    One November morning, when the hills are hump-backed with snow, Laurie and Leo decide to build a snow whale. As they sho... More

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    7th February 2013

    East of the Sun, West of the Moon

    A beautiful, mysterious story of love, loyalty and above all, freedom, magically retold and illustrated in this captiv... More

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    4th October 2008

    The Snow Leopard

    From the beginning of time, high above the hidden valley, Snow Leopard has sung the stars to life, the sun to rise and t... More

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    6th October 2016

    The White Fox

    The day the fox came things began to change for Sol. Lost, alone and far away from home, Sol feels a deep connection w... More

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    3rd October 2019

    The House Without Windows

    'An enchanting book. These pages simply quiver with the beauty, happiness and vigour of forests, seas and mountains ... More

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    1st November 2002

    Cities in the Sea

    A Celtic tale about King Gwyddno, and his kingdom of golden cities built with a high wall to keep the sea out.... More

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    2nd June 2011

    How the Whale Became: and Other Stories

    This collection of eleven evocative, accessible and funny stories for children of 5+ tells how a particular animal came ... More

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    1st September 2003

    Animals of the Bible

    Lions, sheep, a serpent, ravens, a dove, a whale, plagues of frogs and locusts - creatures of all shapes and sizes make ... More

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