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Laurence Anholt

  • 5 stars across 17 books

    Laurence Anholt has written over seventy books, many in collaboration with his wife Catherine. A number of these are published by Orchard, including most recently 'Babies Babies Babies'. Laurence writes for a wide range of ages and is one of the most popular and versatile children's authors working today.

    Tony Ross is one of the most highly regarded children's book creators/illustrators in Britain. For Orchard he illustrated the Greek and Roman Myths books in the Orchard Myths range, and the hilarious One and Only series by Laurence Anholt, as well as the poetry collection Balloon Lagoon. Tony lives in Wales.

    1st September 2003

    Picasso and the Girl with a Ponytail

    Sylvette was a shy girl with many secrets. She dreamed of being an artist, but no one knew of her plans. One summer, the... More

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    7th April 2016

    Leonardo and the Flying Boy

    Part of the highly-successful Anholt's Artists series about great painters, which tells the stories of real meetings b... More

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    1st October 2009

    Cezanne and the Apple Boy

    Paul Cezanne was one of the greatest of the French impressionist painters. This delightful book follows his son, also ... More

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    20th October 2003

    Camille and the Sunflowers

    Where Camille lives, the sunflowers grow so high they look like real suns. One day a strange man arrives in Camille's to... More

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    1st July 2016

    Degas and the Little Dancer

    Marie dreams of becoming the most famous ballerina in the world. When she joins the ballet school in Paris, she notice... More

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    1st June 2008

    Chimp and Zee Big Book

    The Smarties Gold Award winning story of Chimp and Zee - now in big book format! Chimp and Zee have eaten all of Mumkey'... More

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    1st September 2003

    Leonardo and the Flying Boy

    Part of the highly-successful Anholt's Artists series about great painters, which tells the stories of real meetings bet... More

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    6th March 1997

    The Forgotten Forest

    A long time ago there was a country covered by trees. There were so many trees, it didn't seem to matter when whole fore... More

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    1st May 2007

    Chimp and Zee's Animals

    Everyone's favourite chimp twins are back in this chunky board book for babies. With bold colours, simple words and vibr... More

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