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Author Spotlight with Graham Marks

Cressida Cowell

Cressida Cowell’s Hiccup books, which she also illustrates, are now published in over 30 countries around the world and the first book in the series, How to Train Your Dragon, has been made into an animated movie by DreamWorks; Cressida also writes and illustrates picture books. The eleventh title in the Hiccup Saga, How to Seize a Dragon’s Jewel, is published in September, and here she talks to Graham Marks about pretty much everything to do with writing a hit series…

Franklin Watts

My Body

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

Your body has lots of different parts. Why not make a jigsaw puzzle of your body, use a mirror to draw your face or help a poorly teddy?Learning through play helps children make sense of their world. The 'Play and Discover' series is perfect for developing their natural curiosity. There is lots to talk about and great ideas for creative play. Each book includes notes for parents and teachers with further activity ideas. Perfect for Early Years.

Franklin Watts

Journeys

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

It's fun to go on a journey. You can walk, bike or go in a car, bus, train, boat or an aeroplane! Why not make your own car, become a train with your friends or sail a boat?Learning through play helps children make sense of their world. The 'Play and Discover' series is perfect for developing their natural curiosity. There is lots to talk about and great ideas for creative play. Each book includes notes for parents and teachers with further activity ideas.

Franklin Watts

Plants

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

There are all sorts of plants in the world. Why not make a plant picture, pretend to be a plant or do a plant treasure hunt?Learning through play helps children make sense of their world. The 'Play and Discover' series is perfect for developing their natural curiosity. There is lots to talk about and great ideas for creative play. Each book includes notes for parents and teachers with further activity ideas.

Franklin Watts

Materials

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner
Franklin Watts

Animals

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

It's fun to find out about animals. Why not try moving like an animal, make paw prints or paint some animal patterns? Learning through play helps children make sense of their world. The 'Play and Discover' series is perfect for developing their natural curiosity. There is lots to talk about and great ideas for creative play. Each book includes notes for parents and teachers with further activity ideas.

Franklin Watts

Food

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner
Franklin Watts

My Feelings

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

What is a life cycle? What does your body need to grow? Why are people different sizes? How do you learn new skills? In this book find out all about your growing body.All About Me explores topics that are important to young children as they grow up. The text and pictures provide lots of talking points while questions help children to relate information to themselves and discover their similarities and differences.

Franklin Watts

My Growing Body

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

In this book children can find out all about how their body's grow and what it needs. It explores why people are different sizes and how and when children learn new skills. All About Me explores topics that are important to young children as they grow up. The text and pictures provide lots of talking points while questions help children to relate information to themselves and discover their similarities and differences.

Franklin Watts

My Birth

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

How did you begin? Where did you come from? How were you born? In this book find out where babies come from, how you developed inside your mum and what you needed as a newborn baby.All about Me explores topics that are important to young children as they grow up. The text and pictures provide lots of talking points while questions help children to relate information to themselves and discover their similarities and differences.Advisory: This book contains information about the facts of life.

Franklin Watts

My Grandparents

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner
Franklin Watts

My Brother

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

Who is in your family? Do you have a brother? All around the world people have brothers. How are they like your brother? How are they different? In this book, find out about brothers and their families all around the world.'My Brother' is part of the 'Family World' series. It looks at key family members and the variety of roles that they play in children's lives all around the world. Each book has easy-to-follow sentences with simple questions to open up discussion. They are packed with engaging photos of families all over the world for the reader to explore.

Franklin Watts

My Sister

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

Who is in your family? Do you have a sister? All around the world people have sisters. How are they like your sister? How are they different? In this book, find out about sisters and their families all around the world.'My Sister' is part of the 'Family World' series. It looks at key family members and the variety of roles that they play in children's lives all around the world. Each book has easy-to-follow sentences with simple questions to open up discussion. They are packed with engaging photos of families all over the world for the reader to explore.

Franklin Watts

My Mum

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

Who is in your family? Do you have a mum? All around the world people have mums. How are they like your mum? How are they different? In this book, find out about mums and their families all around the world.This book is part of the Family World' series. It looks at key family members and the variety of roles that they play in children's lives all around the world. Each book has easy-to-follow sentences with simple questions to open up discussion. They are packed with engaging photos of families all over the world for the reader to explore.

Franklin Watts

My Dad

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

Who is in your family? Do you have a dad? All around the world people have dads. How are they like your dad? How are they different? In this book, find out about dads and their families all around the world.This book is part of the 'Family World' series. It looks at key family members and the variety of roles that they play in children's lives all around the world. Each book has easy-to-follow sentences with simple questions to open up discussion. They are packed with engaging photos of families all over the world for the reader to explore.

Franklin Watts

Starting School

Caryn Jenner, Arthur Robins
Contributors:
Caryn Jenner, Arthur Robins
Franklin Watts

My Behaviour

Caryn Jenner
Authors:
Caryn Jenner

Do you know the 'magic words'? How do you treat other people? How do you behave at home and school? In this book find out all about behaviour - both bad and good.All about Me explores topics that are important to young children as they grow up. The text and pictures provide lots of talking points while questions help children to relate information to themselves and discover their similarities and differences.

Franklin Watts

Leapfrog: Sam's Spots

Caryn Jenner, Jonathan Langley
Contributors:
Caryn Jenner, Jonathan Langley

Adam Blade

Adam Blade is the name for a small collective of authors who have been writing the bestselling series Beast Quest and Sea Quest for ten years! Beast Quest has now sold over 10 million copies. The newest series from the Adam Blade team is called Team Hero. You can find out more about all these amazing adventures at the series websites: beastquest.co.uk and teamherobooks.co.uk

Angela Wood

Angela Wood is an experienced writer of children's and young adult books.

Anna Claybourne

Anna Claybourne has written over 150 children's books on all kinds of subjects, from sharks, black holes and splitting the atom to how to draw, Shakespeare's life, and Greek myths and legends. She knows a lot about conservation in the rain forests of Costa Rica as she once volunteered there for three months. She likes space, sewing and music, plays the trombone and loves going camping.