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Jane Porter

  • 5 stars across 11 books
    Jane Porter Biography
    I'm an illustrator and now an author too - I love creating picture books and inventing characters based on things I've seen. I also teach adults and small children (separately) and make maps and guides for museums.

    Jane Porter Unusual Fact
    I built my own coracle (an iron age boat) and like pottering about on the river in it.

    Jane Porter Key Characters
    Arnold is the hero of my new book 'Pink Lion' - he leads a happy-go-lucky life with his flamingo family until some distant relations suggest he tries a different lifestyle.

    Jane Porter Books Key Quotes
    "Arnold wasn't sure he liked the furry taste, and wished he had brought his soap and sponge with him..." from Pink Lion
    6th July 2017

    Pink Lion

    A bold and colourful picture book with a heart-warming story about always being yourself. A bold and colourful picture ... More

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    3rd August 2017

    Wings!

    The sky is full of birds and ALL of them are SWOOPING AND SOARING... except Penguin. "I wish I could fly!" says P... More

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    4th April 2019

    Brian the Brave

    Winner of the Derby Children's Picture Book Award 2020 "Let's all be friends!" says Brian... But Stanley... More

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    1st October 2015

    Early Reader: Twit Twoo: The Owl Who Was Nearly Magic

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    12th February 2015

    Early Reader: Weirdibeasts: Weird School Day: Book 1

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    2nd July 2015

    Early Reader: Weirdibeasts: Weird Sports Day: Book 2

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    3rd October 2013

    Early Reader: Twit

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    10th May 2012

    Duck Sock Hop

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    8th September 2016

    Early Reader: Weirdibeasts: Weird Spooky Day: Book 3

    Join the Weirdibeasts for Halloween in this brand-new full colour blue Early Reader story from million-copy-selling au... More

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    1st September 2016

    Wings!

    The sky is full of birds and ALL of them are SWOOPING AND SOARING... except Penguin. "I wish I could fly!" says P... More

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