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Jenni Desmond

  • 5 stars across 11 books
    Jenni Desmond is an award-winning illustrator, artist and picture book author whose books have been translated into over 20 languages. She has won The New York Times Best Illustrated Book Award, the Camrbidgeshire 'Read it Again' picture book award, and a Maurice Sendak Fellowship. Jenni lives in East London UK with her husband and baby daughter. When she's not in her studio, you'll find her cooking, cycling and swapping city life for long hikes down by the sea shore or up in the hills and the mountains.
    6th April 2015

    The First Slodge

    Once upon a slime, there was a Slodge. The first Slodge in the universe. She saw the first moon and stars, the first f... More

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    1st July 2015

    The Zebra Who Ran Too Fast

    A visually stunning story about the meaning of friendship from award-winning new talent, Jenni Desmond. From th... More

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    1st April 2016

    Albert's Tree

    A picture book about making new friends from the award-winning Jenni Desmond. Waa! Waa! Waa! Albert's favou... More

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    11th January 2018

    Blue Monster Wants It All!

    "...A wild and witty adventure with exuberantly naive pictures." - The Sunday Times Blue Monster loves brand new... More

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    24th May 2018

    Migration: Incredible Animal Journeys

    Animals of all shapes and sizes make epic journeys across our planet, through harsh weather, avoiding hungry predators, ... More

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    3rd July 2004

    The Valley of Adventure

    The Valley of Adventure is the third thrilling instalment in the Adventure series by Enid Blyton, one of the best-... More

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    25th April 2019

    Joy

    Beat quarantine boredom with this sweet and funny picture book. Perfect for keeping kids entertained when trapped indo... More

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    10th September 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks: Oxford Level 7: Not Ethan Again!

    Not Ethan Again! is a charmingly-illustrated story of jam, frogs and sibling rivalry. Jessie's brother Ethan is always t... More

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    10th September 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks: Oxford Level 7: Mixed Pack of 6

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks is an emotionally-engaging fiction series that will fire children's imaginations. These... More

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    10th September 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks: Oxford Level 7: Mixed Pack of 6

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks is an emotionally-engaging fiction series that will fire children's imaginations. These... More

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