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Margaret Chamberlain

  • 5 stars across 51 books
    Margaret Chamberlain is the author-illustrator of Please Don't Torment Tootsie and Mimi and Moochie. She has illustrated many children's books over the last twenty years and has worked with Walker and Bloomsbury, amongst others. She divides her time between Lyme Regis and London.
    15th March 2019

    Pink!: What's a penguin to think when he wakes up PINK?

    Patrick wakes up one day to find he's turned pink. But boys can't be pink! Feeling teased and left out, Patrick runs awa... More

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    7th September 2009

    Lion's Lunch?

    When Lion meets Sarah walking in the jungle singing a happy song, he tells her she shouldn't be there! Nobody in h... More

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    6th June 2013

    Early Reader: Sophie's Dance Class

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    4th April 2013

    Early Reader: The Man Whose Mother Was a Pirate

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    18th November 1993

    Pass The Jam, Jim

    A rhyming picture book in which a group of children prepare for a party. The bright, action-packed illustrations feature... More

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    7th April 2011

    One Newt in a Suit

    There's one newt in a suit, and he's looking very dapper. He's joined by two snazzy-looking flies in ties, three cocka... More

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    3rd February 2000

    You Can Swim, Jim

    Jim doesn't want to plunge into the pool - he quivers and shivers on the edge until Splash! He falls in! And suddenly Ji... More

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    5th July 2010

    I'm Me!

    Little Imogen doesn't want to play princess or pirate! Why pretend? Being herself is the most fun of all! The story of a... More

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    1st August 2009

    Pink

    The pink jumper was practically glowing in my grey bedroom. It was like a tiny bit of Dorothy's Oz in boring old black-a... More

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    8th November 2007

    Leapfrog: Why Not?

    Monkey is very cheeky and likes to annoy everyone in the jungle. He can think of nothing funnier ...but how will he like... More

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    18th April 1996

    Wheeling & Whirling Around Book

    First published in 1994 and now reissued in paperback, a READ AND WONDER title which looks at things that spin and whirl... More

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    31st July 2001

    Kevin and the Pirate Test

    The "Rockets" series contains lively and humorous stories for children who are just beginning to enjoy reading. The seri... More

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    31st July 2001

    Smudger and the Smelly Fish

    The "Rockets" series contains lively and humorous stories for children who are just beginning to enjoy reading. The seri... More

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    31st July 2001

    Doris's Brilliant Birthday

    The "Rockets" series contains lively and humorous stories for children who are just beginning to enjoy reading. The seri... More

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    1st October 1998

    Tales from Grimm

    A collection of 15 classic fairy tales from the brothers Grimm, retold in this text with a contemporary approach.... More

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    1st July 2010

    A Piece of String Is a Wonderful Thing

    One of a new series of books, Read and Discover, designed to encourage children to learn about the world as they learn ... More

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    6th March 2014

    Boom, Baby, Boom Boom!

    When Mama tells Baby that she' s made a lovely lunch for him, she doesn' t know that the anima... More

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    5th June 2014

    Made by Raffi

    Raffi is a shy boy who doesn't like noisy games and is often teased at school. But when he gets the idea of making a sca... More

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    7th March 2013

    Being Ben

    A quirky Racing Read featuring a British Jamaican family in a contemporary setting. Ben is a boy with a lively imaginat... More

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    3rd March 2008

    Oh, Kitty!: A Bumper Collection of Stories

    This title contains super stories starring the irrepressible Kitty!Kitty is a girl with something to say. Whether she's ... More

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    3rd March 2011

    My Two Grandads

    Aston's Grandad Roy played in a steel band and Grandad Harry played the trumpet in a brass band. Aston always enjoyed go... More

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    10th March 2011

    I Do Not Eat the Colour Green

    Marlene McKean loves all the colours of the rainbow except for one - she absolutely hates the colour green!... More

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    3rd February 2011

    The Tale of Georgie Grub

    This is the tale of Georgie Grub who would not give himself a scrub. No matter how his mother tried when she said 'Soap'... More

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    7th March 2011

    I'm Me

    I'm not a princess, a pirate or a witch! I'M ME! Grown ups. Lovely Aunt Sara can pretend all she wants but Imogen... More

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    1st July 2008

    I Don't Like Gloria!

    A humorous picture book taking a sideways look at the chaos caused by new arrivals! Colin the dog is not happy. A newco... More

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    1st May 2007

    Look Out He's Behind You

    Red Riding Hood is off to see her grandmother, but she doesn't know the wolf is following her every step of the way! Wil... More

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    8th June 2009

    My Two Grannies

    Alvina has two grannies who she loves with all her heart. Grannie Vero is from the Caribbean island of Trinidad. Grannie... More

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    1st January 2007

    Has Anyone Seen Jack?

    Jack's family is very poor. They send him to sell Daisy the cow but he foolishly swaps her for a magic bean and then has... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 11: Animal Tricksters

    Animal Tricksters retells three folk tales from around the world about animal tricksters. Hare has an impossible task to... More

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    30th August 1991

    The Little Christmas Concertina Book

    Presented within a slipcase this retelling of the Christmas story unfolds to make a miniature fold-out book or frieze. I... More

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    31st July 2001

    Captain Motley and the Pirate's Gold

    The "Rockets" series contains lively and humorous stories for children who are just beginning to enjoy reading. The seri... More

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    1st August 2005

    A Big Kiss for Alice

    When Alice is getting ready for her first day at school Tom is not happy! It is HIS school, they are HIS teachers, it is... More

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    6th September 2007

    Charm Hall: The Magic Begins: Book 1

    Paige doesn't want to go to boarding school but once she meets new best friends Summer and Shannon, she never wants to l... More

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    6th September 2007

    Charm Hall: Midnight Mayhem: Book 2

    Charm Hall are putting on a production of A Midsummer Night's Dream and Summer is desperate to play Puck. But she's so s... More

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    1st November 2007

    Charm Hall: Toil and Trouble: Book 3

    It's Halloween and the Charm Hall girls are getting ready for a fancy-dress competition. Paige, Summer and Shannon are m... More

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    7th February 2008

    Charm Hall: Mirror Magic: Book 6

    Paige, Summer and Shannon can't believe Marmalade, the world famous pop star, is going to perform at their school. With ... More

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    31st July 1995

    I'm Scared!

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    13th June 1996

    I Wish!

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    1st October 1999

    It's Not My Fault!

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    1st May 2003

    I'm Bored

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    7th November 1991

    But You Promised!

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    7th September 1989

    I Can't Find It!

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    1st May 1990

    I Don't Want to!

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    7th February 1991

    It's Not Fair!

    It's not fair! is Kitty's plaintive cry. Why is she the shortest in her class? Why can't she go to bed as late as the bo... More

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    1st September 2002

    Kitty's Big Ideas

    Kitty and her friends have delighted children of all ages for more than fifteen years. With her naughty, practical, clev... More

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    7th February 2008

    Charm Hall: A Note of Danger: Book 5

    Paige, Summer and Shannon are all excited about sports day but Shannon isn't sure she can win against Abigail. That is, ... More

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    2nd May 2019

    My Two Grandads

    Aston's Grandad Roy played in a steel band and Grandad Harry played the trumpet in a brass band. Aston always enjoyed go... More

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