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Author Spotlight with Graham Marks

Jane Simmons

Jane Simmons is a uniquely talented award-winning illustrator and author, and the creator of some of our best-loved children’s books. Here she talks to Graham Marks about boats, motorbikes and making a mess, as well as her words, her art and her latest picture book, Lily Gets Lost.

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Sir Lance-a-Little and the Ginormous Giant

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen

Sir Lance-a-Little is the bravest, cleverest knight in all the whole kingdom of Notalot - or so he likes to think ... Now available in paperback, a fantastic new series for younger readers from the creators of Titchy Witch.All Sir Lance-a-Little really wants is to defeat his Number One enemy, the dragon Huffalot. But something always seems to get in the way - whether it's his pesky cousin Princess Plum or a Big Bad Wolf!Featuring a delightful cast of fairy-tale characters, these hilarious stories from a much-loved author will charm children and parents alike. Illustrated in full colour throughout and designed with beginner readers in mind.Read all the Sir Lance-a-Little books:Sir Lance-a-Little and the Big Bad WolfSir Lance-a-Little and the Three Angry BearsSir Lance-a-Little and the Most Annoying FairySir Lance-a-Little and the Terribly Ugly TrollSir Lance-a-Little and the Very Wicked WitchSir Lance-a-Little and the Ginormous Giant

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Sir Lance-a-Little and the Most Annoying Fairy

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
Contributors:
Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen

Sir Lance-a-Little is the bravest, cleverest knight in all the whole kingdom of Notalot - or so he likes to think ... Now available in paperback, a fantastic new series for younger readers from the creators of Titchy Witch.All Sir Lance-a-Little really wants is to defeat his Number One enemy, the dragon Huffalot. But something always seems to get in the way - whether it's his pesky cousin Princess Plum or a Most Annoying Fairy!Featuring a delightful cast of fairy-tale characters, these hilarious stories from a much-loved author will charm children and parents alike. Illustrated in full colour throughout and designed with beginner readers in mind.Read all the Sir Lance-a-Little books:Sir Lance-a-Little and the Big Bad WolfSir Lance-a-Little and the Three Angry BearsSir Lance-a-Little and the Most Annoying FairySir Lance-a-Little and the Terribly Ugly TrollSir Lance-a-Little and the Very Wicked WitchSir Lance-a-Little and the Ginormous GiantAll Sir Lancelittle really wants is to defeat his Number One enemy, the dragon Huffalot. But something always seems to get in the way - whether it's his pesky cousin Princess Plum or the Most Annoying Fairy!Featuring a delightful cast of fairy-tale characters, these hilarious stories from a much-loved author will charm children and parents alike. Illustrated in full colour throughout and designed with beginner readers in mind.Read the rest of the Sir Lancelittle books:Sir Lancelittle and the Big Bad WolfSir Lancelittle and the Three Angry BearsSir Lancelittle and the Terribly Ugly TrollSir Lancelittle and the Very Wicked WitchSir Lancelittle and the Ginormous Giant

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Sir Lance-a-Little and the Terribly Ugly Troll

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Sir Lance-a-Little and the Big Bad Wolf

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
Contributors:
Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen

Sir Lance-a-Little is the bravest, cleverest knight in all the whole kingdom of Notalot - or so he likes to think ... Now available in paperback, a fantastic new series for younger readers from the creators of Titchy Witch.All Sir Lance-a-Little really wants is to defeat his Number One enemy, the dragon Huffalot. But something always seems to get in the way - whether it's his pesky cousin Princess Plum or a Big Bad Wolf!Featuring a delightful cast of fairy-tale characters, these hilarious stories from a much-loved author will charm children and parents alike. Illustrated in full colour throughout and designed with beginner readers in mind.Read all the Sir Lance-a-Little books:Sir Lance-a-Little and the Big Bad WolfSir Lance-a-Little and the Three Angry BearsSir Lance-a-Little and the Most Annoying FairySir Lance-a-Little and the Terribly Ugly TrollSir Lance-a-Little and the Very Wicked WitchSir Lance-a-Little and the Ginormous Giant

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Sir Lance-a-Little and the Three Angry Bears

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen

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Titchy Witch And The Stray Dragon

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Titchy Witch And The Frog Fiasco

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen

Titchy-witch thinks the magic in her mum's Big Book of Spells is easy-breezy. But as she soon discovers, if you don't read it right, the spell may turn out all wrong!Don't miss the rest of the Titchy-witch series, now reissued in a smart new livery.

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Titchy Witch And The Get-Better Spell

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Peter Pan

Rose Impey, Ian Beck
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Rose Impey, Ian Beck
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Titchy Witch and the Forbidden Forest

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Titchy Witch and the Babysitting Spell

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen

Titchy-witch can't bear the thought of her parents going out and leaving her home with Cat-a-bogus as a babysitter, so she casts a very scary spell to make them stay. But when the spell backfires, Titchy is left with an even bigger problem...

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Titchy Witch and the Scary Haircut

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen

When Titchy-witch's new haircut turns out to be scary, she fixes it the only way she knows how - with a little magic! But when her hair-raising spell gets out of control, who will help her make things right?

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Titchy Witch and the Teacher-Charming Spell

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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In Trouble with Mrs McFee

Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson

Nipper has had his fill of trouble. He decides to go to sea! But even when Nipper stows away on a ship, he can't escape those pesky basement rats . . .

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In Trouble with Primrose Paws

Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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In Trouble with Bertie Barker

Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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In Trouble with Mrs Lulu Lamb

Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson

Those basement rats have well and truly trapped Nipper. In a lift! It's well past suppertime and he's starving. Who will save him?

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In Trouble with Great Aunt Twitter

Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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In Trouble with Growler Grimes

Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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Rose Impey, Melanie Williamson
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Titchy Witch And The Bully-Boggarts

Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
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Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen