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Stephen Player

  • 3 stars across 15 books

    Andrew Fusek Peter is an Anglo-Czech poet, storyteller, didgeridoo player, broadcaster, anthologist, author and creative writing tutor with an international reputation. With Polly Peters, he is the author of 'Poems With Attitude', a highly successful collection about teen life. He has worked in thousands of schools, libraries, arts centres and literary festivals, giving lively performances and running workshops for all ages and abilities.

    Stephen Player is a highly experienced illustrator whose work includes illustrating the work of adult writers Clive Barker and Terry Pratchett as well as numerous children's books including Tremors and Shakespeare for Hodder Wayland. He recently moved from London to San Francisco where he teaches illustration at the Academy of Art College.

    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Fiction: Level 14 More Pack A: The Booming Boots of Joey Jones

    Joey Jones dreams of making the school football team in The Booming Boots of Joey Jones. He is a one man disaster on the... More

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    15th December 2007

    The Illustrated Wee Free Men

    'They can tak' oour lives but they cannae tak' oour trousers!' When the Queen of Fairyland steals away Tiffany Aching's ... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Fiction: Level 15: Soccer Showdowns

    In Soccer Showdowns best mates Michael and Josh play together in their school's cup final on Saturday. But on Sunday - c... More

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    1st January 2005

    Ed and the River of the Damned

    Ed and his friend Zack are on holiday in London. While Ed keeps noticing the particularly friendly and intelligent rats ... More

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    4th September 2014

    Richard III

    I WAS THERE... is a perfect introduction for younger readers into stories from the past, allowing children to imag... More

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    1st March 2000

    "Hamlet"

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    1st July 2003

    Ed and the Witchblood

    Edric's mother unexpectedly disappears and soon another woman has moved in with his father and persuaded him to send Ed ... More

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    1st January 2004

    Rumpelstiltskin

    A young girl is locked in room and on the strength of her father's boast, she is requested by the king to spin gold. In ... More

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    20th July 2000

    The Shakespeare Collection: Macbeth

    This collection aims to make the best of Shakespearean theatre accessible to a younger audience. "Macbeth" is the story ... More

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