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Susan Varley

Susan Varley

  • 5 stars across 14 books
Susan Varley is a prize-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. Ginette Thomas lives in Aberdeenshire in Scotland. She has three children.
26th March 1984

Badger's Parting Gifts: A picture book to help children deal with death

Badger is so old that he knows he will soon die. He tries to prepare his friends for this event, but he does die, they a... MoreBadger's Parting Gifts: A picture book to help children deal with death

(9 reviews) Review
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... MoreLovely Old Lion

(3 reviews) Review
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... MoreTwo Shy Pandas

(1 review) Review
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... MoreMonster Bed, The

(1 review) Review
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? ... MoreSorrel and the Sleepover

(1 review) Review
5th September 2019

The Animals Grimm: A Treasury of Tales

A collection of eleven Grimm fairy tales featuring animal characters, including The Bremen Town Musicians and The Hedge... MoreThe Animals Grimm: A Treasury of Tales

(1 review) Review
1st November 1997

Twrchyn a'r Lleuad

(0 reviews) Review
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... MoreBadger's Parting Gifts

(0 reviews) Review
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... MoreBadger's Parting Gifts

(0 reviews) Review
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... MoreBadger's Parting Gifts

(0 reviews) Review
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