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Kerry Hyndman

  • 5 stars across 9 books
    Michael Morpurgo OBE is the former Children's Laureate and best-selling author of over 130 books for children, including Private Peaceful, Kensuke's Kingdom, The Butterfly Lion, and War Horse, which first performed at the National Theatre in 2007. Michael, and his wife, Clare, started the charity Farms for City Children, which runs three farms around the country, each offering children and teachers from urban primary schools the chance to live and work in the countryside for a week. www.michaelmorpurgo.com.; Kerry Hyndman is an illustrator and mapmaker. She has a Fine Art degree from Newcastle and a Master's in Illustration from Kingston. In the studio, she works on a range of projects across editorial, advertising and publishing. She has recently illustrated David Long's Survivors (Faber, 2016). Out of the studio she enjoys snowboarding, climbing and cycling. She is also a lecturer in Illustration at Goldsmiths University. www.kerryhyndman.co.uk
    4th October 2018

    Heroes: Incredible true stories of courageous animals

    Thirty-three incredible stories of animal heroics from the team that brought you Blue Peter Award-winning SURVIVORS For... More

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    5th October 2017

    Survivors

    Winner of the Best Book With Facts Blue Peter Book Award 2017. Amazing real-life stories about extreme survival. Beau... More

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    5th May 2011

    Bug Club Independent Fiction Year 5 Blue B Coming Home

    This title is part of Bug Club, the first whole-school reading programme to combine books with an online reading world t... More

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    4th June 2020

    Amazing Islands: 100+ Places That Will Boggle Your Mind

    Discover 100 of the planet's most magical islands - their wildlife, trees, diversity, people, treasures, and more ... More

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    1st March 2018

    Doctor Academy: Are you ready for the challenge?

    Being a doctor is one of the most important jobs in the world. But what do you need to do to become one? And what skil... More

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    15th April 2021

    Skygazing: Explore the Sky in the Day and Night

    What do you see when you look up at the sky? It may seem like a big, empty space, but it's busier than you think. From... More

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    5th August 2021

    Amazing Rivers: 100+ Waterways That Will Boggle Your Mind

    Discover over 100 of the world's most incredible rivers in this fascinating title written by Julie Vosburgh Agnone and... More

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    1st April 2014

    Let It Snow

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    1st September 2001

    Rescue!

    High-interest, lower ability resource for KS2-3. Designed to provide high-interest books for lower level readers aged 6 ... More

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