Mr and Mrs Grunt, who are neither clean nor clever, live with their adopted – in fact, abducted – son, Sunny, in a donkey-drawn caravan somewhere or other at some time that is a bit like now but not exactly now.
Roll up! Roll up! Discover the most marvellous collection of colossal creatures known to man: among them the Beastly Bear, the Gargantuan Gorilla … and the smallest new addition to their troupe! Meet the courageous Rabbit, who is – admittedly – rather small, but isn’t prepared to let this hold him back… Prepare to be […]
Jonny and Tommy Atomic are not like ordinary boys. Their dad is the most famous superhero in the world – making them pretty super too. That doesn’t mean they don’t have to go to school or tidy their room though. And they’re definitely not allowed to use their powers or tell anyone their real identities…But […]
Come on a rhyming wild ride through the strange island of Turvytops where everything is not quite right creatures are upside down or back-to-front, volcanoes spew water and mountains are made of ice cream.
Time is running out for Mel Foster! Queen Victoria has been taken over by her demon butler and his band of Evil creatures! Only Mel and his monster friends can stand against them. Something Monstrous This Way Comes!!
George can’t roller-skate, George can’t paint, and George most certainly can’t dance! But Bear is very wise. She thinks that, with a little help, George can do all these things – and more! And, luckily for George, Bear has just a little magic to help . . .
In this story in rhymed couplets, a young boy tackles homophobia in school by planting pansies at the site of homophobic attacks, taking strength from the flowers he loves. The power of his actions empowers his school to value what is delicate and different. The book comes to life in vivid graphic art and comes […]
Meet Gaspard the Fox as he sets out one summer evening in search of adventure and something to eat. This charming and humorous picture book celebrates urban foxes and their relationship with the humans and animals they share the city with. With stunning original illustrations by award-winning children’s book author James Mayhew, this is the […]
There was a story Jahir used to tell me. About how the first humans were born with wings. Can you imagine what that would be like? To fly anywhere in the world without worrying about having the right papers? Mico has left his family, his home, his future. Forced to set out in search […]
From the incomparable Russell Hoban comes a moving, unflinching tale of a boy who finds bravery during illness, beautifully re-imagined as a graphic-novel by award-winning illustrator Alexis Deacon. Asleep in his hospital bed, Jim dreams of a great lion with white teeth and amber eyes. This lion is Jim’s finder. According to Nurse Bami, everyone […]