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Rebecca Cobb

  • 5 stars across 17 books
    Rebecca Cobb Biography
    Rebecca Cobb is a writer and illustrator for picture books including Missing Mummy, Lunchtime and Aunt Amellia. As well as writing her own books, Rebecca also illustrates for other authors including Julia Donaldson and Helen Dunmore. In 2013, she won the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize for Picture Books, and she has been shortlisted twice for the Kate Greenaway Medal.

    Since graduating from Falmouth College of Arts in 2004, Rebecca has illustrated for many publications including Guardian Guide, Guardian Weekend magazine, The Independent and Waitrose Food Illustrated.

    Our favourite Rebecca Cobb Book Characters
    Bear - from The Everywhere Bear
    Aunt Amelia - from Aunt Amelia
    Danny - from Snow Day
    12th September 2013

    The Paper Dolls

    Read aloud by broadcaster Lauren Laverne, The Paper Dolls book and CD is a stunning, rhythmical story of childho... More

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    9th February 2017

    The Everywhere Bear

    The Everywhere Bear has a home on a shelf But he doesn't spend very much time by himself, For each boy and... More

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    11th February 2016

    It's a Little Baby

    It's a Little Baby is a beautiful and engaging lift-the-flap book for little ones from Julia Donaldson and Rebec... More

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    19th May 2016

    There's an Owl in My Towel

    There's an Owl in My Towel is a beautiful and engaging book for little ones from Julia Donaldson and Rebecca Cob... More

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    26th March 2015

    The Something

    When a little boy's ball disappears down a mysterious hole in the garden, he can't stop thinking about what could be d... More

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    3rd October 2013

    The Empty Stocking

    The Empty Stocking - a brilliantly funny Christmas story by Richard Curtis and Rebecca Cobb. In this fantastically f... More

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    18th October 2018

    Snow Day!

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    1st June 2018

    The Day War Came

    A powerful and necessary picture book - the journey of a child forced to become a refugee when war destroys everything s... More

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    13th March 2014

    The Paper Dolls World Record Edition

    Find out how the story of a string of paper dolls and their fantastical adventures inspired thousands of children from a... More

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    13th August 2015

    More William

    Join William for more mischief, mayhem and muddles as he gets up to his old tricks in More William , Richmal Comp... More

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    27th January 2011

    The Islanders

    The inhabitants of Halcyon Island are ruled by the laws of the Deliverer and follow the same customs and traditions that... More

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    1st April 2012

    The Ferry Birds

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    22nd June 2006

    Flagtastic Flags

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