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Nick East

  • 5 stars across 25 books

    Nick East is the illustrator of the bestselling Toto the Ninja Cat as well as the Goodnight Digger and Knock Knock series. He has been working as a museum designer for the past 16 years but has always been a storyteller, whether as a child, filling sketchbooks with quirky characters, or as a designer displaying a collection of ancient artefacts. Nick lives near York with his wife and two children and, when he isn't drawing, he is out riding bikes and spending time with his family.

    Find Nick at nickeastillustration.com

    12th January 2017

    Knock Knock Dinosaur

    A rhyming dinosaur counting book with a difference from award-winning author Caryl Hart, creator of Supermarket Zo... More

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    2nd July 2015

    Goodnight Tractor

    A little boy says goodnight to all his toys, but who is the favourite? Why, it's Tractor of course! With a rhyming text,... More

    (4 reviews)
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    21st September 2017

    Toto the Ninja Cat and the Great Snake Escape: Book 1

    Meet Toto: she's no ordinary cat, and she can't wait to have an adventure with you! From one of the UK's best-loved ... More

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    2nd July 2015

    Goodnight Princess

    As a little girl says goodnight to her dressing up clothes and dolls she is transformed into a princess in a magical rea... More

    (3 reviews)
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    2nd June 2016

    Do Not Wash This Bear

    Toy Story meets Gremlins in this hilarious, rhythmic family caper where Daddy ignores a washing label and Bear comes ali... More

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    2nd February 2017

    Goodnight Spaceman

    Inspired by ESA astronaut Tim Peake and his sons, and featuring an introduction from Tim, this is the perfect bedtime bo... More

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    13th February 2018

    Simon Sock

    A wonderful new character from the bestselling creators of Barry the Fish with Fingers and the illustrator of ... More

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    1st July 2013

    Storytime: In a Minute, Mum

    Rory is always putting things off and always running late. It's driving his family mad! What will it take to make him ch... More

    (2 reviews)
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    2nd March 2015

    Chicken Licken

    When an acorn drops on Chicken Licken's head, he thinks the sky is falling and dashes off to tell the King. But instead ... More

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    3rd June 2013

    Who's for Dinner?

    It's City Fox's first time in the country and he's super-duper hungry! "Who's for dinner?" he growls, licking his lips. ... More

    (1 review)
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    16th April 2015

    The New Royal Baby

    A funny and reassuring book from the genius of Dinosaurs in the Supermarket author Timothy Knapman- perfect for all fami... More

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    6th April 2017

    Ellie's Magic Wellies

    A fantastic rhyming picture book story from Roald Dahl Prize award-winning Amy Sparkes and the illustrator behind the hu... More

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    11th January 2018

    Knock Knock Pirate

    A rhyming pirate counting book that's full of surprises from award-winning author Caryl Hart, creator of Supermark... More

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    1st July 2013

    Harry and the Monster

    A warm and funny story by Sue Mongredien (author of The Secret Mermaid and Kitten Club) and illustrated by the wonderful... More

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    13th August 2015

    Nos Da, Santa

    A Welsh adaptation of Goodnight Santa by Sioned Lleinau, which follows Santa as he prepares for his busiest night of the... More

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    1st May 2014

    Nos Da, Tractor

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    2nd October 2014

    Goodnight Santa: Board Book INT

    Goodnight Santa is a fabulously festive bedtime story from Michelle Robinson and Nick East It's Christmas Eve, and time... More

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    7th May 2015

    The Mouse Who Sailed the Seas

    A mouse he went to sail the seas. He sailed the seas to look for cheese, But all he found were... ...bumblebees! ... More

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    6th October 2016

    Goodnight Spaceman: Book and CD

    With a recording of the story read by ESA astronaut Tim Peake, from the International Space Station! Inspired by Tim an... More

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    8th January 2019

    Knock Knock Alien

    Aliens at the door can only mean trouble in this hilarious rhyming counting book that is out of this world! A ... More

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    6th September 2018

    Peter Pants

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    20th September 2018

    Toto the Ninja Cat and the Incredible Cheese Heist: Book 2

    Toto is no ordinary cat, and she can't wait for you to join her on her SECOND ninja adventure! From one of the UK'... More

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    13th June 2019

    Christopher Pumpkin

    Meet Christopher Pumpkin - the Halloween pumpkin who doesn't want to be scary! A funny rhyming story from the author... More

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    7th February 2019

    Simon Sock Board Book

    A laugh-out-loud tale celebrating difference, from the bestselling creators of Supertato. Now in a chunky board ... More

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    5th September 2019

    Christopher Pumpkin

    Meet Christopher Pumpkin - the Halloween pumpkin who doesn't want to be scary! A funny rhyming story from the author... More

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