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John Joven

  • 4 stars across 26 books
    Sharon Chriscoe (Author)
    Sharon Chriscoe is the author of Race Car Dreams and The Sparrow and the Trees . She and her husband live in Pilot Mountain, NC.

    John Joven (Illustrator)
    John Joven is a children's book illustrator from Bogota, Columbia. He's illustrated numerous picture books, including Worm and Farmer Maguire by Jeff Dinard and Emma the Elephant by Duncan Richardson.

    1st February 2013

    The Easter Story

    A sensitive retelling of the classic Bible story, specially written for children developing reading confidence. The dram... More

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    1st March 2013

    How The Leopard Got His Spots

    In this retelling of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale, a leopard finds a way to hide when the Ethiopian covers him with sp... More

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    10th April 2008

    How The Whale Got His Throat

    When the Whale has eaten up every fish he can find. Can the little fish escape the big Whale? And what happens when the ... More

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    29th January 2009

    Just So Stories for Little Children

    How did the camel get his hump? Why won't cats do as they are told"? Who invented reading and writing? How did an inq... More

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    1st September 2013

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, which includes over 250 titles across seven levels - all developed in conjunction... More

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    28th January 2011

    Noah's Ark

    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading Series", part of the Usborne Young Reading Programme. It is aimed at... More

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    14th March 2013

    How the Camel Got His Hump

    When a camel refuses to do his share of work, a djinn punishes him by giving him a hump in this graphic retelling of Rud... More

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