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  • 5 stars across 10 books
    Yasmeen Ismail is an exciting new talent in the world of picture books. Her artwork and characters are both charming and unique. She studied at art school in Dublin and has worked on a wide range of illustration and animation projects. Yasmeen has a great eye for colour, detail and composition. Specs for Rex is her second picture book, following on from the delightful Time for Bed, Fred! Yasmeen is Irish. She now lives in London.
    1st August 2019

    Nuts

    An utterly nutterly book all about sharing! When a little squirrel finds a big pile of nuts, he is VERY excited! But so... More

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    20th July 2006

    Nothing

    A little creature lies in the attic, alone and forgotten. It cannot even remember his own name. One day, the attic door ... More

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    11th August 2016

    Nothing!

    Mummy and Lila are going to visit Grandpa, but Lila is busy in her own imaginative world. Whenever Mummy asks her what s... More

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    4th May 2017

    Kiki and Bobo's Sunny Day

    A charming lift-the-flap story book for very young children starring the delightful Kiki and Bobo. Join bouncy... More

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    2nd January 2020

    Would You Like a Banana?

    Award-winning illustrator Yasmeen Ismail's delightfully funny picture book featuring a very stubborn gorilla will ha... More

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    6th July 2017

    Kiki and Bobo's Super Surprise

    A hilarious lift-the-flap story book for very young children starring the delightful Kiki and Bobo. Meet Kiki ... More

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    5th July 2018

    Kiki and Bobo's Birthday Surprise

    A hilarious lift-the-flap story book for very young children starring the delightful Kiki and Bobo. Meet Kiki a... More

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    6th August 2020

    Love by Sophia

    The precocious Sophia and her pet giraffe Noodle learn how to look at life, love, and art in this latest installment o... More

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    6th May 2021

    Take Off Your Brave: Poems Just for You

    Everybody has love. Even baddies. The poems in this book beautifully capture how a four-year-old sees th... More

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    5th March 2007

    Inside Outside Upside Down

    A new edition of the classic illustrated storybook, ideal for sharing with your child. An ever-popular B... More

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