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Satoshi Kitamura

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Satoshi Kitamura

  • 4 stars across 27 books
    John Agard and Grace Nichols were brought up in Guyana, moving to Britain in 1977. Both are well-known writers and performers of poetry. Other poetry collections include A Caribbean Dozen (9781406309522) and From Mouth to Mouth (9780744583830). They live in Sussex.
    4th June 2015

    The Yes

    In a soft comfy nest in a safe warm place there snoozed a great big orange thing called the Yes. He was snug, but the Ye... More

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    6th September 2007

    Songs and Verse

    Exuberant rhymes are an intrinsic part of the appeal of Roald Dahl's books - and here are some classic and magical momen... More

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    1st September 2008

    Stone Age Boy

    Travel 20,000 years into the past and discover what life as a caveman was like in this prehistoric picture book by a pro... More

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    5th October 2017

    The Rainmaker Danced

    A brand-new anthology of poems by winner of the Queens Medal and the Eleanor Farjeon Award, John Agard Do triangles ev... More

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    1st March 2012

    The Young Inferno

    Can our hoodie hero make it through nine circles of Hell and back again? Will he find love with his soulmate, Beatrice? ... More

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    1st May 2007

    The Carnival of the Animals

    A beautifully illustrated picture book and music CD based on one of the most famous pieces of music for children. This ... More

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    7th August 2008

    Angry Arthur

    Once there was a boy called Arthur, who wanted to stay up and watch TV, but his mother wouldn't let him. 'I'll get angry... More

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    30th May 1985

    Sky in the Pie

    Waiter, there's a sky in my pie! Roger McGough has cooked up a delicious feast of poems. This spicy collection ... More

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    17th September 2007

    Under The Moon And Over The Sea

    Sparkling crystal waters and coral beaches, velvet-smooth dolphins and flying fish, whispered ghost stories and the pung... More

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    3rd October 2013

    Einstein, The Girl Who Hated Maths

    From the mysterious power of the decimal point to the oddity of odd numbers, fun and wonder are the essence of these r... More

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    22nd July 2014

    The Story of Money

    A funny, philosophical book about the universal subject of money. In the Yap Islands in the South Pacific it can be a s... More

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    3rd April 2014

    Goldilocks on CCTV

    There she was on the news, Miss Goody Two-Shoes, Caught on CCTV. Don't look so shocked! Of co... More

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    4th August 2005

    Once Upon an Ordinary School Day

    It was an ordinary morning when the ordinary boy woke up, and it was an ordinary journey to school - but then Mr Gee bou... More

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    15th October 2013

    Beetle and Bug and the Grissel Hunt

    Beetle and Bug decide to hunt for something that's never been seen - the Green-Spotted Grissel! They board their magic r... More

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    1st August 2015

    The Story of Money

    A funny, philosophical book about the universal subject of money, by award-winning non-fiction writer Martin Jenkins. A... More

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    24th March 2016

    The story of the seagull and the cat who taught her to fly

    A Cat, A Seagull, An Impossible Task...Caught up in an oil spill, a dying seagull scrambles ashore to lay her final egg ... More

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    7th September 2006

    A Boy Wants A Dinosaur

    Alex is set on a dinosaur for a pet. So his grandfather took him to the Dino-Store to buy one, a Massospondylus. He call... More

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    23rd March 2017

    The Story of a Snail Who Discovered the Importance of Being Slow

    In Dandelion Land, a young snail can't stop asking his friends awkward questions, such as: why are we so slow - and why ... More

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    3rd May 2018

    A View from Beyond

    A modern re-telling of the stories of the Underworld from the winner of the Eleanor Farjeon Award 2016.... More

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    14th October 2004

    Hello H2O

    Full of wonder and excitement at the discoveries of science, this is another highly original collection of poems from on... More

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    3rd October 2013

    Hello H2O

    From water-vapour to robots and outer-space to water, this highly original collection from John Agard, winner of the Que... More

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    8th February 1996

    Cat Is Sleepy

    Part of a set of four board books by Kitamura, a Mother Goose Award-winner. Cat is looking for somewhere to sleep, but e... More

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    16th January 1992

    A Boy Wants A Dinosaur

    Alex doesn't want an ordinary pet. He wants a dinosaur. But when he gets one, it turns out to be rather more than he bar... More

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    7th February 2019

    Hat Tricks

    Hattie the rabbit conjures an amazing succession of animals out of her hat, and for a grand finale produces a wonderful ... More

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    3rd January 2019

    Beware of the Crocodile

    A Nature Storybook about one of the world's most dangerous animals, with text by top non-fiction author Martin Jenkins a... More

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    4th July 2019

    All You Ever Wanted to Know About Money

    A funny, philosophical look at the universal subject of money by award-winning non-fiction writer Martin Jenkins, illust... More

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