Sarah Warburton

  • 5 stars across 78 books
Sarah has many books, working for a large variety of publishers. With author Hiawyn Oram, she created the Orchard Books' character of Rumblewick - the witch's familiar - employed by a very unwilling witch. Both in picture book and fiction this character has sold worldwide and is under movie option with DreamWorks. Sarah also illustrated the 'Happy Ever After' series, written by Tony Bradman, as well as the picture book 'Sir Laughalot', written by Tony Mitton for Orchard. Sarah works using a wide combination of pencil sketches, digital colour and traditional pen and ink and watercolour. She lives in Bristol, with her husband and two children.  
5th March 2020

Starfell: Willow Moss and the Lost Day

The first book in a spellbinding children’s fantasy series, with beautiful black-and-white inside illustrat... MoreStarfell: Willow Moss and the Lost Day

(62 reviews) Review
5th August 2021

Ten Delicious Teachers

An irreverent and zany counting book that is gently thrilling and written in a deliciously infectious rhyme with witty a... MoreTen Delicious Teachers

(26 reviews) Review
2nd April 2020

Starfell: Willow Moss and the Forgotten Tale

The anticipated second book in 2019's breakout magical fantasy series, Starfell, starring misfit witch ... MoreStarfell: Willow Moss and the Forgotten Tale

(23 reviews) Review
9th March 2017

Jacky Ha-Ha: (Jacky Ha-Ha 1)

With her irresistible urge to tell a joke in every situation – even when she really, really shouldn't – twelve-year-old ... MoreJacky Ha-Ha: (Jacky Ha-Ha 1)

(22 reviews) Review
10th January 2013

The Princess and the Peas

A heartwarming reinvention of The Princess and the Pea, this funny reassuring picture book is perfect for royally fussy ... MoreThe Princess and the Peas

(18 reviews) Review
7th July 2022

Neon's Secret Universe

_______________ 'I adored not-at-all normal Neon and her madcap adventure' - Joanna Nadin, author of The Worst Class in... MoreNeon's Secret Universe

(18 reviews) Review
6th October 2016

The Princess and the Christmas Rescue

Princess Eliza is simply brilliant at making toys and gadgets but her mum wants her to start making friends instead.Not ... MoreThe Princess and the Christmas Rescue

(16 reviews) Review
3rd March 2022

Starfell: Willow Moss and the Magic Thief

The fourth book in the magical Starfell series, starring misfit witch Willow Moss. Perfect for readers ... MoreStarfell: Willow Moss and the Magic Thief

(16 reviews) Review
5th March 2015

The Princess and the Giant

This quirky reinvention of Jack and the Beanstalk is the perfect picture book for any princess who wants to be the hero ... MoreThe Princess and the Giant

(14 reviews) Review
7th January 2021

The Don't Panic Gang!

There's something SCARY lurking in the bathroom. It's HUGE and it's HAIRY but ... the Don't Panic Gang is RIGHT HERE TO... MoreThe Don't Panic Gang!

(14 reviews) Review
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