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  • 4 stars across 13 books
    Kevin Crossley-Holland (Author)
    Kevin Crossley-Holland is a well-known poet and prize-winning author for children. His books have won the Guardian Children's Fiction Award, the Smarties Prize Bronze Medal, and the Tir na n-Og Award. He lives on the north Norfolk coast in East Anglia with his wife and children.

    Susan Varley (Illustrator)
    Susan Varley is an award-winning artist who has illustrated many books for Andersen Press. Her picture book Badger's Parting Gifts is one of the most enduring of all time, winning many prizes, including the Mother Goose Award in 1985.
    4th July 2013

    Two Shy Pandas

    Panda longs to play with Pandora next door, but he's too shy. Whenever he sees Pandora he runs away. Meanwhile Pandora l... More

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    6th August 2015

    Lovely Old Lion

    Lenny the lion loves his grandpa, King Lion. But when King Lion starts to forget things, Lenny begins to worry. He can't... More

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    5th July 2007

    Monster Bed, The

    Little Dennis doesn't want to go to sleep because there might be something under his bed. Dennis isn't afraid of monste... More

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    3rd August 2006

    Why Is The Sky Blue?

    Young Rabbit would like to know why the sky is blue. In fact Rabbit wants to know everything. His old friend, Donkey, wh... More

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    1st November 1997

    Twrchyn a'r Lleuad

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    7th January 2010

    Captain Small Pig

    "I'm Captain Commander!" Small Pig said. "Aye-Aye, Captain Small Pig!" yawned Old Goat. "You are in charge of this boat... More

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    31st July 1997

    Badger's Parting Gifts

    The tale of a dependable, reliable and helpful badger who realises that his old age will soon lead to death. His friends... More

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    31st July 1997

    Badger's Parting Gifts

    The tale of a dependable, reliable and helpful badger who realises that his old age will soon lead to death. His friends... More

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    31st July 1997

    Badger's Parting Gifts

    The tale of a dependable, reliable and helpful badger who realises that his old age will soon lead to death. His friends... More

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    17th September 1998

    Princess Camomile Gets Her Way

    Camomile is fed up. Nanny Nettle won't allow this, she won't allow that, and she never allows Camomile to eat sweets. So... More

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    10th November 1994

    Badger's Parting Gifts

    The tale of a dependable, reliable and helpful badger who realises that his old age will soon lead to death. His friends... More

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    2nd August 2018

    Sorrel and the Sleepover

    Sorrel had never had a friend who was just the same, until she met Sage. But can one sleepover ruin a whole friendship? ... More

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    5th September 2019

    The Animals Grimm: A Treasury of Tales

    A collection of 11 best-loved Grimm fairy tales featuring animal characters, including The Bremen Town Musicians , ... More

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