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David Melling

David Melling is the international bestselling author and illustrator who first came to our attention with the critically acclaimed The Kiss That Missed, and whose The Tale of Jack Frost went from page to animated TV feature, voiced by Hugh Laurie. Here he talks to Graham Marks about how he became a children’s book illustrator, his influences, his passions and why he loves Twitter…

Franklin Watts

Sheep

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker
Franklin Watts

Pig

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Learn all about pigs: do you know what they eat? Do you know what they need to be happy on the farm?These simple, friendly books look at some of the most common farm animals, showing how they live, what they eat, how they are cared for and why they are important to us. Each book takes on animal and explains its life cycle and its place on the farm. Perfect for readers aged 4 and up.

Franklin Watts

Horse

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Learn all about horses: do you know what they eat? Do you know what they need to be happy on the farm?These simple, friendly books look at some of the most common farm animals, showing how they live, what they eat, how they are cared for and why they are important to us. Each book takes on animal and explains its life cycle and its place on the farm. Perfect for readers aged 5 and up.

Franklin Watts

Cow

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Franklin Watts

Unsolved Crimes

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker

Sometimes crimes are committed that never get solved and so they remain a mystery. Delve into the facts behind some of the world's most mysterious crimes including murder, theft and missing persons to find out what we do know about these cold cases and what the possible explanations could be.Real (and possibly not so real) unexplained events are examined in the four books in this series. Strange disappearances, alien visitors, mythical creatures, messages from beyond the grave and strange places steeped in mystery all make an appearance (or should that be disappearance?!) in these fun and informative books.

Franklin Watts

Visitors from Space

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Franklin Watts

Missing!

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Franklin Watts

Mysterious Places

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Some places are just plain strange, but why? Delve into the mysteries behind some of the world's strangest places, including the Egyptian pyramids and Stonehenge and from milk-drinking gods in India to a mysterious 'money pit' in CanadaReal (and possibly not so real) unexplained events are examined in the four books in this series. Strange disappearances, alien visitors, mythical creatures, messages form beyond the grave and strange places steeped in mystery all make an appearance (or should that be disappearance?!) in these fun and informative books.

Wayland

My Grandparents

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Looking at the different relationships people have with their grandparents, and how to build on these relationships and keep them strong.

Wayland

My Mum

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Looking at the different relationships people have with their mum, and how to build on these relationships and keep them strong.

Wayland

My Dad

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Looking at the different relationships people have with their dad's, and how to build on these relationships and keep them strong.

Wayland

To The Jewish Faith

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Wayland

I Belong to The Muslim Faith

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Wayland

Aids

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Global Issues: AIDS considers the definition and causes of AIDS, the history of the virus, and its human, social and economic impact. The various responses to AIDS at national and international levels, the future of AIDS, and AIDS in the media are also taken into account.

Wayland

The True Cost of Food

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Wayland

To The Hindu Faith

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Wayland

To The Buddhist Faith

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Wayland

To The Christian Faith

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

Lauren Child

Lauren Child MBE is a multi-award-winning author and current Children's Laureate, whose books are known and loved the world over. She is the creator of many much-loved characters, including Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean and Ruby Redfort. Since her first book was published in 1999, Lauren has sold over six million books in 19 languages worldwide. Her many awards include the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal for I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato, the Nestle Gold Book Award for That Pesky Rat and the Nestle Bronze Book Award for Beware of the Storybook Wolves. Lauren loves designing and making things and finds it exciting to see her drawings turned into objects. Other favourite things include the cinema, TV matinees, small Italian cars, handbags, cardigans, travelling and being picked up from the airport.

Liz Gogerly

Liz Gogerly is a writer and editor of children's information books and a former teacher. She has worked on a wide variety of books and has a specialist knowledge of history and biographies.