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Melissa Castrillon

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Melissa Castrillon

  • 5 stars across 14 books
    5th March 2015

    The Subtle Knife

    NOW A MAJOR, CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED BBC/HBO TV SERIES"What is he? A friend, or an enemy?" "He is a murderer." ... More

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    5th March 2015

    The Amber Spyglass

    The third volume in Philip Pullman's incredible HIS DARK MATERIALS trilogy. First published in 2000, and acclaimed... More

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    1st April 2021

    Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small

    "We need more beautifully illustrated and involving non-fiction like this. Wade and Castrillon introduce nanosci... More

    (5 reviews)
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    2nd May 2019

    Mighty Min

    Deep in the garden, one very tiny girl is about to go on a huge adventure. Step inside Min's magical miniature wor... More

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    3rd October 2019

    The Balcony

    "Castrillon offers riotous sprouting life through soft forms, stylized shapes, and bright colors." - Publishers Weekl... More

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    4th November 2021

    How Beautiful

    A "stunningly illustrated" (Booklist STARRED review) picture book about a curious caterpillar searching for the meaning ... More

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    4th March 2021

    Can You Keep a Secret? HB

    If you met a dragon, could you keep it secret? One day in the forest, Winnie discovers the last dragon in the ... More

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    4th March 2021

    Can You Keep a Secret? PB

    If you met a dragon, could you keep it secret? One day in the forest, Winnie discovers the last dragon ... More

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    9th February 2017

    If I Had a Little Dream

    Nina Laden's lyrical picture book sees and appreciates through a child's eyes how fortunate we are to live in the world ... More

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    17th October 2019

    His Dark Materials: Northern Lights (Gift Edition)

    The first volume in Philip Pullman's groundbreaking HIS DARK MATERIALS trilogy, now a thrilling, critically ... More

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