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Richard Johnson

  • 5 stars across 86 books
    Richard Johnson works from his studio with his partner, situated on the edge of a large wood in Lincolnshire, England. He is a professional freelance illustrator with 18 years experience working within the industry. He specialises in Children's Book illustration but has also developed illustrations for Advertisement Campaigns and Newspapers and Magazines. He is also teacher on the Graphic Communication and Illustration programme at The University of Loughborough and an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
    3rd October 2019

    The Wind in the Willows

    'There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.' From picnics by t... More

    (29 reviews)
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    3rd February 2014

    The Three Billy Goats Gruff

    When three billy goat brothers reach the bridge to the meadow, a slobbering troll blocks their path. The brothers are ... More

    (7 reviews)
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    1st July 2013

    Sleeping Beauty - Read it yourself with Ladybird: Level 2

    In this classic fairy tale, Sleeping Beauty pricks her finger on a spinning wheel and falls asleep for one hundred years... More

    (4 reviews)
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    7th July 2022

    Birdsong

    The blackbirds' song uplifts and restores in this captivating novella from one of the most exciting voices in children... More

    (4 reviews)
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    6th March 2000

    Three Little Pigs

    (4 reviews)
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    4th July 2013

    The Ugly Duckling - Read it yourself with Ladybird: Level 1

    Based on the classic fairy tale. The ugly duckling doesn't fit in and is chased away by everyone he meets. Will he e... More

    (4 reviews)
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    4th July 2013

    The Wizard of Oz - Read it yourself with Ladybird: Level 4

    When Dorothy and her little dog Toto end up in the Land of Oz, they and their friends the scarecrow, tin man and cow... More

    (2 reviews)
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    5th January 2010

    The Giant Turnip

    (1 review)
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