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John McLay



John McLay is extremely well connected in the children's publishing world. He and his wife Gill are both currently Directors of Bath Literary Festival. John also works as an international scout, literary agent and reviewer. Follow him on twitter @DragonsDentist.

Martin Brown is the illustrator of Horrible Histories (http://horrible-histories.co.uk), which, in addition to the hugely successful book series, has also been made into an award-winning BBC TV programme, exhibitions, games and stage shows. Martin has also illustrated for Philip Pullman and is currently working on his own non-fiction animal book for children. He lives with his family in Dorset.

Books currently available by this author

Date published: New > Old

Orion Children's Books

Beastly Beasts

John Mclay, Martin Brown
Contributors:
John Mclay, Martin Brown
Orion Children's Books

The Night-Time Knight

John McLay, Martin Brown
Contributors:
John McLay, Martin Brown

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.When Harry and Oats hear strange noises in the castle they set off to explore only to find treasure, shields and yet more knightly adventures in store for them both!

Orion Children's Books

The Worst Wizard

John McLay, Martin Brown
Contributors:
John McLay, Martin Brown
Orion Children's Books

The Dragon's Dentist

John McLay, Martin Brown
Contributors:
John McLay, Martin Brown

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.Harry wishes he was a knight. All his family are. So, one morning, as he sits cleaning the shields after a very muddy battle, he decides to do a great deed. He decides to capture Eric the Dragon. A hilarious new Early Reader story about a knight, a dragon and a horse called Oats from John McLay and Horrible Histories illustrator, Martin Brown.