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Orchard Books

Ella Bella Ballerina and the Magic Toyshop

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Everyone's favourite little dancer, Ella Bella Ballerina, steps into an enchanted toyshop in this magical ballet adventure. Discover a world of fairytale toymakers and dancing dolls in in this beautiful introduction to classic ballet, La Boutique Fantastique. With a sparkling foiled cover and exquisitely detailed illustrations, this is the perfect gift for all would-be ballerinas. Look out for the other books in the series:Ella Bella and A Midsummer Night's DreamElla Bella Ballerina and Swan LakeElla Bella Ballerina and Cinderella Ella Bella Ballerina and The Sleeping BeautyElla Bella Ballerina and The Nutcracker

Orchard Books

Discover Art with Katie

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Discover London's National Gallery with Katie - the star of James Mayhew's Katie books - in this fun-filled sticker activity book.Art adventurer Katie has been capturing the hearts and imaginations of children for over 25 years. Featuring paintings from the National Gallery's world famous collection, this sticker activity book will keep little Katie fans entertained for hours, whilst introducing them to the wonderful world of art.All you need to do is follow the ever-curious Katie...Look out for more Katie National Gallery books:Get Colouring with KatieDiscover London with KatieAnd discover more adventures with Katie in James Mayhew's original picture books:Katie's Picture ShowKatie in LondonKatie and the Mona LisaKatie and the BathersKatie and the British ArtistsKatie and the DinosaursKatie and the ImpressionistsKatie and the Spanish PrincessKatie and the Starry NightKatie and the SunflowersKatie and the Waterlily PondKatie in ScotlandKatie's London Christmas

Orchard Books

Learn to Draw with Katie

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Learn how to draw with Katie - the star of James Mayhew's much-loved Katie books.Art adventurer Katie has been capturing the hearts and imaginations of children for over 25 years - and now young art lovers can create their own masterpieces too! Featuring paintings from the National Gallery's world famous collection, alongside plenty of drawing tips and tricks.All you need to do, is pick up your pens and pencils and follow the ever-curious Katie as she explores the wonderfully exciting world of art ...Look out for more Katie National Gallery books:Get Colouring with KatieDiscover London with KatieAnd discover more adventures with Katie in James Mayhew's original picture books:Katie's Picture ShowKatie in LondonKatie and the Mona LisaKatie and the BathersKatie and the British ArtistsKatie and the DinosaursKatie and the ImpressionistsKatie and the Spanish PrincessKatie and the Starry NightKatie and the SunflowersKatie and the Waterlily PondKatie in ScotlandKatie's London Christmas

Orchard Books

Get Colouring with Katie

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Come on a colouring adventure with Katie - the star of James Mayhew's much-loved Katie books.Art adventurer Katie has been capturing the hearts and imaginations of young art lovers for over 25 years - and now it's your turn to get involved!Featuring paintings from the National Gallery's world famous collection, this is the perfect introduction to the wonderfully exciting world of art. All you need to do, is pick up your colouring pencils and pens and follow the ever-curious Katie ... Look out for more Katie National Gallery books:Discover London with KatieLearn to Draw with KatieAnd discover more adventures with Katie in James Mayhew's original picture books:Katie's Picture ShowKatie in LondonKatie and the Mona LisaKatie and the BathersKatie and the British ArtistsKatie and the DinosaursKatie and the ImpressionistsKatie and the Spanish PrincessKatie and the Starry NightKatie and the SunflowersKatie and the Waterlily PondKatie in ScotlandKatie's London Christmas

Orion Children's Books

The Magic Sword

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Full colour red Early Reader about the legendary Arthur, Merlin and the sword in the stone, written and illustrated by James Mayhew.Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books, perfect for building confidence in new readers and reluctant readers. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.Long ago, in the days of knights and castles and magic, there lived a wizard called Merlin. One night, in a churchyard in London, Merlin casts a spell on a sword. He pushes it into a stone and writes magic words, saying: He who pulls this sword out of the stone, is the true King of England. Then Merlin waits for the boy who will be king. Full colour Early Reader edition of the popular myth about the sword in the stone.

Orchard Books

Katie and the British Artists

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Make art an adventure for your child with classic picture book character, Katie! For over 25 years, Katie has stepped into the most famous and familiar paintings in the world for an exciting adventure. This latest edition of a classic really is the best way to introduce children to a lifetime love of art. Katie leaps through the frames of five famous paintings by favourite British artists! Why not collect all 13 titles in the Katie series.Katie just can't decide what she wants to be when she grows up. Perhaps a trip to the gallery with Grandma will help . . . Might the characters in five famous paintings by world-renowned British artists give her some ideas?Learn all about these favourite British artists as Katie explores five fabulous masterpieces:The Cornfield by ConstableRain, Steam and Speed by TurnerWhistlejacket by StubbsThe Painter's Daughters Chasing a Butterfly by GainsboroughThe Fighting Temeraire by Turner

Orchard Books

Katie and the Waterlily Pond

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Katie desperately wants to win the art competition at the gallery. She just has to create a painting in the style of Monet. That should be easy . . . right? Wherever you find Katie, you'll find fun close behind!Learn all about Monet with Katie as she explores five fabulous masterpieces:In the Woods at GivernyBathers at La GrenouilléreThe Rue Montorguiel, ParisPath Through the PoppiesThe Waterlily Pond

Orchard Books

Katie's London Christmas

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew
Orion Children's Books

Miranda the Castaway

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew
Orchard Books

Katie's Picture Show

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew
Orchard Books

Katie in Scotland

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew
Orchard Books

Katie and the Sunflowers

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

A fresh new look to celebrate 25 years of Katie making art an adventure!Katie leaps through the frames of five famous paintings by Van Gogh, Gauguin and Cézanne!Katie tries to pick the sunflower seeds from famous the Vincent Van Gogh painting, Sunflowers, but when the vase tips over, the flowers go everywhere. Mimi, a little girl from a painting nearby, comes to help Katie, but when Mimi's dog Zazou comes too disaster follows! Katie - 25 years of making art an adventure! The best way to introduce children to a lifetime love of art.Includes reproductions of five famous post-Impressionist masterpieces:Sunflowers by Vincent Van GoghBreton Girls Dancing by Paul Gauguin Cafe Terrace at Night by Vincent Van GoghStill Life, with Apples and Oranges by Paul CezanneTahitian Pastorals by Paul Gauguin

Orchard Books

Katie In London

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew
Orion Children's Books

Miranda The Explorer

James Mayhew, James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew, James Mayhew

Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.Miranda wins a balloon ride - but the rope snaps and away she goes, over seas, mountains and deserts. She touches down at the Taj Mahal and the Pyramids, flies over the Great Wall of China, visits Japan, almost falls into a river full of crocodiles in Australia, makes some new friends at the Leaning Tower of Pisa - and much more.

Orchard Books

Ella Bella Ballerina and the Sleeping Beauty

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew

Ella Bella longs to be a beautiful ballerina, and so each week she goes to Madame Rosa's ballet class at the old theatre. As we all know, theatres are magical places where anything can happen, and sure enough, as soon as Ella Bella opens Madame Rosa's magical musical box on the empty stage, she's whisked off in a beautiful lilac light to Sleeping Beauty's palace. But will she be able to help the Lilac Fairy save Sleeping Beauty from the bad fairy's wicked spell?

Orchard Books

When Dragons Are Dreaming

James Mayhew, Lindsey Gardiner
Contributors:
James Mayhew, Lindsey Gardiner
Orchard Books

Katie and the Spanish Princess

James Mayhew
Authors:
James Mayhew
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