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  • 5 stars across 92 books
    Ross Collins was born in Glasgow and graduated from the Glasgow School of Art with a first in illustration, winning the Macmillan Children's Book Prize the same year. Since then he has illustrated over 100 children's book and has written 8, winning many prestigious awards including the Scottish Children's Book Award and Royal Mail Book Award. He lives in Glasgow.
    16th May 2019

    I am a Tiger

    Winner of the Leicester Our Best Picture Book Award, and the West Sussex Picture Book Award. A hilarious and o... More

    (20 reviews)
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    4th April 2019

    The Silver Phantom

    Meet Knitbone Pepper, the lovable ghost dog haunting Starcross Hall and collect all his adventures! Winnie and Knitbone... More

    (16 reviews)
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    6th February 2020

    I am not an Elephant

    This laugh-out-loud story is about a bold and imaginative Mouse who is accused of being an elephant by a gecko. Despit... More

    (15 reviews)
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    6th August 2020

    I can roar like a Dinosaur

    A laugh-out-loud funny picture book, starring the small but mighty Mouse! Mouse might be teeny-tiny-titchy-witc... More

    (12 reviews)
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    5th September 2019

    A Rabbit Called Wish

    Meet Knitbone Pepper, the lovable ghost dog haunting Starcross Hall and collect all his adventures! Knitbone and his be... More

    (10 reviews)
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    9th January 2020

    Best Friends Forever

    Meet Knitbone Pepper, the dead special ghost dog haunting Starcross Hall! Knitbone has a problem. His beloved owner Winn... More

    (10 reviews)
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    4th July 2013

    Robot Rumpus

    When Mum and Dad go out for the evening they think they've left their daughter in safe hands with robots designed to get... More

    (6 reviews)
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    19th March 2018

    Colour My Days

    Emmy and Jeff live in a black and white world. But suddenly, the week has started with a splash of yellow and each new... More

    (4 reviews)
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    2nd October 2014

    The Snarling of Wolves: The Sixth Tale from the Five Kingdoms

    The sixth book in the comic fantasy series Tales from the Five Kingdoms - in which the borders are broken and the Five K... More

    (3 reviews)
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    4th June 2007

    The Robe of Skulls: The First Tale from the Five Kingdoms

    An exuberant, hilarious and wildly entertaining fairy tale with a cast of characters who are good, bad and very, ver... More

    (2 reviews)
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