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Mark Chambers

  • 4 stars across 46 books
    Dave Lowe (Author)
    Dave Lowe grew up in Dudley in the West Midlands, and now lives in Brisbane, Australia, with his wife and two daughters. He spends his days writing books, drinking lots of tea, and treading on Lego that his daughters have left lying around. Dave is the author of the successful STINKY AND JINKS: MY HAMSTER series, which follow the adventures of a nine-year-old boy called Ben, and Stinky, Ben's genius pet hamster. (When Dave was younger, he had a pet hamster too. Unlike Stinky, however, Dave's hamster didn't often help him with his homework.) He has also written the DADVENTURE books, winner of the KS1 Teach Primary Award 2018. Find Dave online at @daveloweauthor or www.davelowebooks.com

    The Boy Fitz Hammond (Illustrator)
    Born in York in the late 1970s, The Boy Fitz Hammond now lives in Edinburgh with his wife and their two sons. A freelance illustrator for well over a decade, he loves to draw in a variety of styles, allowing him to work on a range of projects across all media. Find him online at www.nbillustration.co.uk/the-boy-fitz-hammond or on Twitter @tbfhDotCom.
    6th August 2012

    Pigeon Poo

    In a perfect town with tidy streets, And flawless lawns with shiny seats, A pigeon swooped and looped the loop, And left... More

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    28th March 2017

    Pirate Pete and His Smelly Feet

    This spick and span crew of pirates have had enough of Pete's pongy feet! So he's been ordered to walk the plank. But ... More

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    5th October 2017

    Spider!

    Award-winning actor and national treasure Alison Steadman OBE has written a story which will win over parents and childr... More

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    1st March 2011

    Dogs and Birds: Nursery Rhymes and Famous Melodies (Animal Notes Edition)

    This is a repertoire book containing 23 simple piano arrangements of well-known and well-loved nursery rhymes and famous... More

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    1st September 2009

    Chickenpox

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    11th April 2013

    Catch That Bat!

    Tom and Sophie Nightingale live on a barge with their zookeeper dad and vet mum, and as many animals as you can get on a... More

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    4th July 2013

    Hide! The Tiger's Mouth is Open Wide!

    Tom and Sophie Nightingale live on a barge with their zookeeper dad and vet mum, and as many animals as you can get on a... More

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    1st May 2010

    Leapfrog Fairy Tales: The Enormous Turnip

    When the farmer goes to pull the largest turnip out of the ground, he gets an enormous surprise! A classic with lots o... More

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    1st June 2014

    My Hamster is a Pirate

    A summer holiday by the sea beckons for the Jinks family, and of course Ben is bringing Stinky, his genius of a hamster,... More

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    1st January 2014

    My Hamster's Got Talent

    Nine-year-old Benjamin Jinks has a 'Most Talented Pet' competition to win, and he is sure that his pet Stinky is the ham... More

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    1st July 2013

    My Hamster is a Spy

    A spate of burglaries has hit the neighbourhood, and the Jinks household hasn't been spared. With only a baby monitor, s... More

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    1st October 2014

    My Hamster is a Detective

    When Bruiser, Ben's neighbour's cat, goes missing, Stinky the genius hamster thinks it's a cause for celebration. But wh... More

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    1st April 2011

    Pandamonium

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    1st June 2013

    Freddy and the Pig

    A laugh-out-loud look at little boys and their charming habits. Freddy thinks he's hit on a great plan when he sends a p... More

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    1st March 2014

    Dogs and Birds: Book 2 (Blank Notes Edition)

    Book 2 is the second piano tutor in the Dogs and Birds series. The Dogs and Birds approach, allows very young children t... More

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    1st June 2013

    Dogs and Birds: Book 1 (Blank Notes Edition): Piano Method for Young Beginners

    Dogs and Birds Book 1 is a first piano tutor for very young children that is fun yet systematic. The Dogs and Birds appr... More

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    1st March 2014

    Dogs and Birds: Book 2 (Animal Notes Edition)

    Book 2 is the second piano tutor in the Dogs and Birds series. The Dogs and Birds approach, allows very young children t... More

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    1st April 2011

    Dogs and Birds: Nursery Rhymes and Famous Melodies (Blank Notes Edition)

    This is a repertoire book containing 23 simple piano arrangements of well-known and well-loved nursery rhymes and famous... More

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    1st June 2013

    Dogs and Birds: Book 1 (Animal Notes Edition)

    Dogs and Birds Book 1 is a first piano tutor for very young children that is fun yet systematic. The Dogs and Birds appr... More

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    1st August 2012

    My Hamster is a Genius

    'My mum had a long history of unusual punishments . . . And now, thanks to the sticky-taping incident, she announced th... More

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    1st March 2013

    My Hamster is an Astronaut

    Benjamin Jinks is a normal boy who hates maths, but dreams of sending his hamster into space. Stinky is a hamster-genius... More

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    16th August 2012

    Stop! There's a Snake in Your Suitcase

    The Nightingale family live on a barge on the canal near London Zoo, and Mum is a vet. When Tom and Sophie find a bag of... More

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    1st July 2011

    Rabbit and the Big Red Scooter

    Mark Chambers' wonderful exuberant illustrations bring Rabbit's adventure to life. Rabbit loves his blue bicycle, until ... More

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    9th January 2014

    Project X Origins: Light Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 4: Toys and Games: Shoo Mouse, Shoo!

    Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating... More

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    8th September 2016

    Oxford Reading Tree inFact: Oxford Level 3: Dive! Dive!

    Dive down into the ocean in a submarine. Journey into an underwater world and meet the creatures who live there, from th... More

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    7th September 2017

    Jake Bakes a Monster Cake

    Jake is baking a birthday cake for his best friend Sam. But his sweet treat turns monstrous when his friends help out:... More

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    8th October 2009

    Hunky Monkey

    Monkey thinks he is brave and bold. He isn't afraid of tigers or crocodiles, but there is one thing that scares him.... More

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    27th May 2010

    No Nits!

    Nits, a common childhood problem, has arisen in the family household of Tilly and Todd.... More

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    1st June 2010

    It's Not Fair!

    Tilly has broken her arm. At the holiday there isn't much she can do, until they see the river!... More

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    1st January 2009

    Project X: Toys and Games: Shoo Mouse, Shoo!

    Part of the dynamic reading programme Project X, this book is truly boy-friendly. Project X is a reading programme that... More

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    8th March 2018

    Pop-Up Fairytales: Jack and the Beanstalk

    When Jack climbs an enormous beanstalk, he discovers a giant's magnificent castle at the top. But the giant is hungry an... More

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    1st June 2010

    Five Little Monkeys / Five Little Penguins

    Five little monkeys are bouncing on the bed, till one monkey falls off! Five little penguins are having fun learning to ... More

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    1st June 2010

    Hiccup!

    Todd has hiccups. He tries everything to get rid of them but nothing seems to work. Then, Barney the dog saves the day!... More

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    5th April 2018

    My Hamster is a Genius

    First in a hilarious six-book series about a highly unusual pet hamster. MY HAMSTER IS A GENIUS was shortlisted for the... More

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    5th April 2018

    My Hamster is a Spy

    Second in a hilarious six-book series about a highly unusual pet hamster. MY HAMSTER IS A GENIUS was s... More

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    1st January 2014

    My Hamster's Got Talent

    Surely a talking hamster must win the prize for 'Most Talented Pet'? But how can Ben enter without giving away the secr... More

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    1st October 2014

    My Hamster is a Detective

    When Bruiser, Ben's neighbour's cat, goes missing, Stinky the genius hamster thinks it's a cause for celebration. But wh... More

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