Moira Kemp - Hachette Children's Group

Moira Kemp

Moira is highly-acclaimed artist with a growing reputation. She studied History at Oxford, but discovered that reading children's books and illustrating them was much more intersting than reading history books and writing essays! She then went on to do a Foundation Course at Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts. She has had 33 books published and together they have sold over 5.5 million copies. Grandma Chickenlegs was published to great acclaim in the trade and was shortlisted for the Blue Peter book awards in the UK and Best Picture Book Independent Publsiher Book Awards in the US. Her favourite illustrator is Tove Jansson and the Moomintroll books. She used to argue with her brother about whether Moomins were better than Hobbits. They were and they are, she says!
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Date published: New > Old

Hodder Children's Books

Noisy Baby

Moira Kemp
Moira Kemp

Once upon a time, there was a royal baby who loved to bang on his little red drum. He banged on his drum all day long and all night too. What is the royal household to do? Reminiscent of Old King Cole, this delightful nursery tale echoes every parents familiar challenge - how to make a noisy baby quiet!