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  • 5 stars across 15 books
    Paul B. Janeczko is a poet and teacher who has edited numerous award-winning poetry anthologies for young people, including A Poke in the I, A Kick in the Head and A Foot in the Mouth, all of which were illustrated by Chris Raschka, as well as Firefly July, illustrated by Melissa Sweet. He lives in Hebron, Maine.

    Richard Jones has worked for more than twenty years in the creative arts. He is the illustrator of numerous books for children, including Bird Builds a Nest and Squirrels' Busy Year, both by Martin Jenkins. He lives in Devon, England. Visit him at his website:
    2nd March 2017

    Fish Boy

    People call me Fish Boy. My skin goes up and down like the waves. My mind goes in and out like the sea. They say I've al... More

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    5th January 2017

    Goldfish Boy

    A story about finding friendship when you're lonely - and hope when all you feel is fear. Twelve-year-old Ma... More

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    21st September 2017

    The Snow Lion

    From the fabulous partnership of award-winning author Jim Helmore and the brilliant Richard Jones comes a st... More

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    1st September 2016

    Feelings: Inside my heart and in my head...

    What you feel is who you are... Explore a world of emotions with this stunning peep-through picture book. Richard Jones... More

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    8th February 2018

    Town Mouse, Country Mouse

    Finding the true meaning of home... Rediscover Aesop's classic fable with this rhyming peep-through picture book. Richa... More

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    26th April 2017

    Bird Builds a Nest: A Science Storybook about Forces

    A beautifully illustrated picture book introducing young children to the concept of forces. Bird is building her nest. ... More

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    4th January 2018

    The Squirrels' Busy Year: A Science Storybook about the Seasons

    The perfect introduction to seasons and weather for young children. It's winter. It's cold! The squirrels are digging u... More

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    1st April 2018

    Secrets of the Mountain

    Our mountain watches over us - steadfast and strong... Discover the secrets of the mountain in this stunning pi... More

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    2nd January 2014

    Winter

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    2nd January 2015

    Paper Planes

    One paper plane flies straight and fast and true. Dylan's. Twelve-year-old Dylan Webber lives in outback Western Austral... More

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    10th August 2017

    Good Morning, Good Night

    Richard Jones' beautiful new dual picture book explores the transformation of the mountainside from dawn to dusk. Two in... More

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    6th September 2018

    As We Grow: The journey of life...

    No one knows what lies ahead or who they'll grow to be, I t's all a part of growing up - the journey t... More

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    1st October 2018

    The Squirrels' Busy Year: A Science Storybook about the Seasons

    The perfect introduction to seasons and weather for young children. It's winter. It's cold! The squirrels are digging u... More

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    1st January 2019

    Bird Builds a Nest: A Science Storybook about Forces

    A beautifully illustrated picture book introducing young children to the concept of forces. Bird is building her nest. ... More

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    4th April 2019

    The Proper Way to Meet a Hedgehog and Other How-To Poems

    A collection of "how-to" poems on all sorts of subjects and from all around the world, edited and illustrated by two maj... More

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