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Jason Cockcroft

  • 4 stars across 25 books
    Jason Cockcroft is the illustrator/author of over 40 children's books. He has worked with numerous publishers, notably illustrating covers for the last three books in the HARRY POTTER series. Jason has been nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal and he won the inaugural Blue Peter Book Award for A PILGRIM'S PROGRESS. 
    28th February 2019

    Bad Mermaids Meet the Witches: World Book Day 2019

    Once every one hundred years, the mermaids of the Hidden Lagoon and the witches of Sinkville get together for a party! T... More

    (15 reviews)
    9th March 2017

    Bad Mermaids

    Mermaids Beattie, Mimi and Zelda are enjoying a summer on land with legs when they receive a strange CRABAGRAM ordering ... More

    (13 reviews)
    9th February 2017

    The Moonlight Statue

    For Polly, moving to Penhallow Hall is the fresh start she's been longing for since the death of her father. Her mum has... More

    (11 reviews)
    13th July 2017

    The Lost Treasure

    Polly and her new ghostly friends William, Rex and Magnus wake Li-Mei, the Chinese porcelain Fu Dog from the Red Drawing... More

    (11 reviews)
    3rd April 2017

    The Secret Garden: V&A Collector's Edition

    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett is a magical novel for adults and children alike. This new hardback i... More

    (9 reviews)
    28th January 2016

    Amazing Animal Journeys

    A beautiful, fact-filled picture book by naturalist and TV presenter Chris Packham. Stunningly illustrated by Harry Pott... More

    (3 reviews)
    1st March 2018

    The Hidden Staircase

    At Penhallow Hall, where magical objects come to life, Polly and ghost hound Rex discover a toy dog on the nursery shelf... More

    (2 reviews)
    7th November 2005

    The Christmas Tree Fairy

    When Meredith wakes up on Christmas Eve and hears a voice calling her for help, she willingly goes to help. But as she e... More

    (1 review)
    1st February 2017

    Amazing Animal Babies

    A beautiful, fact-filled picture book by naturalist and TV presenter Chris Packham, stunningly illustrated by Harry Pott... More

    (1 review)
    4th January 2018

    How to Avoid Certain Death

    Charlie and Sarah are BORED. They live in the middle of nowhere with their dull grandparents who refuse to let the... More

    (1 review)
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