New Titles 2020
The life of this heroic woman journalist is an inspiration for people of all ages.
The crocodile said to the chimpanzee, “Chimpanzee, I want to be free. The jungle jangle’s not for me.”
The Jackie Morris Book Of Classic Nursery Rhymes
Simple, yet magical and mysterious, nursery rhymes are among the treasures of the English language.
The Girl Who Became A Tree
Intense imaginative power combines with brilliant poetic technique in a major new work by one of the leading poets writing for young people.
A wide-ranging new collection from an exciting poet, encompassinging the natural world, city life, family and belonging - suffused with warmth and empathy.
Dear Ugly Sisters
Original, dazzling and unconventional, here is a first solo collection from an outstanding new voice in children’s poetry. Rich in surprises, with many shape - and puzzle - poems, its themes include science,
nature and space.
You're A Star Lolo
Lolo is an ordinary little girl who lives in a South African township with her mother and Granny Gogo. But every day brings fun, adventure – and occasional mishaps.
Hello! A Counting Book of Kindnesses
Exploring themes of migration, refuge and acceptance, it gently follows a family’s journey to a new home. Along the way, kindness, generosity and sharing are the order of the day!
Mrs Noah's Garden
Ever-resourceful, ever-surprising, Mrs Noah won a host of admirers with Mrs Noah’s Pockets. Now, with the Ark safely grounded, she gives herself a new task, to make a garden in the bare earth.
The extraordinary hidden world we cannot see or feel but which is vital to life, and which is sensed and used by many animal species. Yet we have learned how to reproduce its effects in many aspects of daily life. Stunningly illustrated.
Only A Tree Knows How To Be A Tree
Everything is special in its own way, and so is everyone. But all are part of the wonderful pattern of life.
An American First Nation legend and the inspiration of Algonquin art combine in this magical story by a Greenaway Award winner.
There's A Crocodile In The House
Surely the year's most hilarious and wacky collection of poems – from a celebrated poet-performer.
Big Green Crocodile
Original action rhymes to say and play with babies and toddlers: a book for every home and nursery school.
The Magic of Mums
Poems about Mums: great for Mother's Day, but Mums are for everyday! From the author of The Dictionary of Dads.
Riding a Donkey Backwards
Now in Paperback: exploits of the great comic figure of Muslim tradition. Picked for this year's Summer Reading Challenge.
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