Related to: 'Missing!'

Giles Andreae speaks to Graham Marks

Author Spotlight

Giles Andreae is not only the bestselling author of such award-winning picture books as Giraffes Can’t Dance, Rumble in the Jungle and The Lion Who Wanted to Love, he’s also the man behind the entertaining world of Purple Ronnie, as well as The Interesting Thoughts of Edward Monkton. Here he talks to Graham Marks about all the many and varied bits of his very creative life, including toilet brush poetry.

Franklin Watts

Cow

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker

Learn all about cows: do you know what they eat? Do you know what they need to be happy on the farm?This book is part of a series, Farm Animals. 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 examines an animal and explains its life cycle and its place on the farm. Perfect for readers aged 5 and up.

Franklin Watts

Pig

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker
Franklin Watts

Sheep

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Franklin Watts

Horse

Katie Dicker
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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

Unsolved Crimes

Katie Dicker
Authors:
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
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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
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Katie Dicker
Wayland

I Belong to The Christian Faith

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker
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

My Brother and Sister

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker

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

Wayland

To The Jewish Faith

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker

This book provides an inside introduction to Judaism. Learn about synagogues, the Torah, Abraham and Moses, special food and Jewish festivals.

Wayland

I Belong to The Muslim Faith

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker

This book provides an inside introduction to the Muslim religion. Learn about food and fasting, mosques and how Muslims pray, who Muhammad was and Muslim festivals.

Wayland

Aids

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Wayland

The True Cost of Food

Katie Dicker
Authors:
Katie Dicker
Wayland

To The Hindu Faith

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker
Wayland

To The Buddhist Faith

Katie Dicker
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Katie Dicker

Adam Bushnell

Adam is a former teacher who turned his hand to writing full time in 2007. He has written both adult teaching guides and children's fiction books and is often touring schools and libraries and running creative writing sessions. He lives in Durham.

Daisy Meadows

The Rainbow Magic and Magic Animal Friends books are written by a small collective of authors under the name Daisy Meadows. Rainbow Magic is the no.1 bestselling series for girls aged 5 and up with over 30 million copies sold worldwide!Learn more about the books at www.rainbowmagicbooks.co.uk (where you can download the Rainbow Magic Reading Challenge poster) and www.magicanimalfriends.com (where you'll find fun animal activity sheets)