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Satoshi Kitamura

  • 5 stars across 26 books
    Satoshi Kitamura was born in Tokyo and worked in advertising there before moving to London in 1980. He won the Mother Goose Award for Angry Arthur and he is now one of the most distinguished illustrators in Britain.
    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... More

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    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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    21st September 2017

    The Rainmaker Danced

    A wonderful new anthology of poems by winner of the Queens Medal and the Eleanor Farjeon Award, 2016 Do tri... 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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    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 angr... 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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