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1849763046
Hardback:The five of us:2014
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2014
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Tate Publishing
Resource type: Physical
Note: Angie, Ollie, Simona, Mario and Eric are five fantastic friends, each of whom has an unusual ability. Disaster strikes on a day out to the countryside but, working together and combining their individual powers, the fantastic five save the day. Pre-School
29 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 27 cm (hbk)
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0141365471
Paperback:The witches:2016
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles You could be sitting next to a witch and never know it. They look like ordinary women but are extremely dangerous to children. Luckily for the boy in this story, his grandmother knows what signs to look for, but things don't go as planned. Ages 5 - 12
199 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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It was so funny and a bit creepy when I found out that the witches were bald and could change you into a mouse
25/07/16
FantasticMrFox
Staffordshire
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1406371637
Hardback:Didn't we have a lovely time!:2016
Author: Morpurgo, Michael
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Walker Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Farms for City Children, the charity founded by Michael Morpurgo and his wife Clare, 'Didn't We Have a Lovely Time!' is based on the true story of a boy whose confidence and speech returns after meeting a very special horse down on the farm. Ages 5 - 12
46 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 16 cm (hbk)
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0141346493
Paperback:Esio trot:2013
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Mr Hoppy is in love with Mrs Silver. But she only has eyes for Alfie, her pet tortoise. How can Mr Hoppy ever compete with such a rival? He comes up with a plan to win his lady's love, but will he succeed? What's to become of Alfie? Ages 5 - 12
55 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0141365374
Paperback:Charlie and the chocolate factory:2016
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Charlie Bucket can't believe his luck when he finds a Golden Ticket and wins the chance of a lifetime: a magical day witnessing the miraculous creation of the most delectable eatables ever made. At the back of this edition of the classic story are facts about the story and its author. Ages 5 - 12
179 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0141365463
Paperback:Matilda:2016
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles Matilda's parents have called her some terrible things. The truth is, she's a genius and they're the stupid ones. Find out how she gets the better of them and her spiteful headmistress, as well as discovering that she has a very special power. Ages 5 - 12
229 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0224083686
Hardback:Grimble at Christmas:2008
Author: Freud, Clement
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2008
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
Resource type: Physical
Note: Ten-year-old Grimble is worried. His parents are not very organized & they seem to have forgotten Christmas. Grimble tries his hardest to make the old Grimbles remember. But, with only nine days to go, Grimble decides there is only one thing to do. Arrange Christmas himself. Ages 5 - 12
57 p., ill. ; 19 cm (hbk)
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014136551X
Paperback:The enormous crocodile:2016
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles The Enormous Crocodile is a horrid greedy grumptious brute who loves to guzzle up little boys and girls. But the other animals have had enough of his cunning tricks, so they scheme to get the better of this foul fiend, once and for all! Ages 5 - 12
58 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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014137750X
Hardback:Billy and the Minpins:2017
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous edition: published as The Minpins. London: Jonathan Cape, 1991 Billy's mum says he must never go out through the garden gate and explore the dark forest beyond. So, one day, that's exactly what he does! There he meets the Minpins, tiny tree-dwelling people whose children are the size of matchsticks. They live in fear of the terrible, galloping gruncher. Will it gobble Billy too - or can he find a way to defeat the hungry beast? Ages 5 - 12
93 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm (hbk)
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0747550980
Paperback:Wizzil:2002
Author: Steig, William
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2002
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
Note: Disguised as a work glove, Wizzil the witch sets out to cause trouble for DeWitt Frimp on his farm but gets a nasty shock when he throws her into the river Picture Book Reading Age: 6-8 Interest Level: 1-6
32p, ill ; 25.4x20cm (Stitched)
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1849392013
Paperback:Mouse trouble:2010
Author: Yeoman, John
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Andersen
Resource type: Physical
Note: The grumpy miller is having mouse trouble, so he buys himself a large tabby cat. Fortunately for the mice, the cat is too unfit to catch even a single mouse. But when the miller loses his temper and threatens to drown the poor tabby, the mice decide they must intervene, as they have grown surprisingly fond of him. Pre-School
[25] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm (pbk)
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1849416907
Paperback:Quentin Blake's nursery rhyme book:2012
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: Have you heard the rhyme about Gregory Griggs and his amazing selection of wigs? Or the one about Robin the Bobbin, who was still full after munching his way through people, buildings and more? If you've missed these, this is the book for you! Pre-School
Title series: A Quentin Blake classic
[32] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 29 cm (pbk)
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0099434237
Paperback:Loveykins:2003
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2003
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: A lady finds an abandoned bird and mothers it as if it were a baby, until it escapes back to its true environment. Picture Book Reading Age: 6-8 Interest Level: 1-6 For children
32p ; 26x20cm (Stitched)
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1406339822
Hardback:Rosie's magic horse:2012
Author: Hoban, Russell
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Walker
Resource type: Physical
Note: 'Rosie's Magic Horse' is an adventure like no other - ice-lolly mountains by the sea, caskets of gold, and pirates foiled by a stickling ice-cream van! Pre-School
[32] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 29 cm (hbk)
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014134055X
Paperback:Roald Dahl's marvellous joke book:2012
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Humor, satire
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Roald Dahl was always full of fun and mischief and loved all kinds of jokes - the sillier the better! Here is a marvellous collection of Roald Dahl's favourites, along with hilarious jokes from today's leading comedians and from children around the country. Ages 5 - 12
111 p., ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0141369337
Paperback:Dirty beasts:2016
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Poetry
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles Roald Dahl has created a ghastly assortment of wicked beasts getting up to some extraordinary and unmentionable things in this comic collection of verse. Meet the clever pig with a plan to save his bacon, the scorpion who likes to sting, the giant toad who can jump from England to France, and lots more. Ages 5 - 12
31 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 27 cm (pbk)
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0241293103
Paperback:The tale of Kitty-in-boots:2017
Author: Potter, Beatrix
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Narrator: Mirren, Helen
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Frederick Warne
Resource type: Physical
Note: When Miss Kitty sneaks out to go hunting in her beautiful boots she gets herself into all sorts of scrapes, but on this particular night she meets the foxiest hunter of them all - Mr Tod. Ages 5 - 12
69 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm + 1 CD (pbk)
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0099964708
Paperback:All join in:1992
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 1992
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
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0857550578
Hardback:Dirty beasts:2012
Author: Dahl, Roald
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Hardback
Content type: Poetry
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
Resource type: Physical
Note: Roald Dahl has created a ghastly assortment of wicked beasts getting up to some extraordinary and unmentionable things in this comic collection of verse. Meet the clever pig with a plan to save his bacon, the scorpion who likes to sting, the giant toad who can jump from England to France, and lots more. Ages 5 - 12
80 p., col. ill. ; 18 cm (hbk)
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1783445459
Paperback:The world's laziest duck and other amazing records:2017
Author: Yeoman, John
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Humor, satire
Publisher: Andersen Press
Resource type: Physical
Note: Which fish holds the world record for most escape attempts? Which human cannonball travelled the furthest? What is the world's soppiest fairy tale? Find out these amazing record breakers and lots, lots more in this hilarious alternative to the 'Guinness Book of World Records'. Ages 5 - 12
32 unnumbered pages, illustrations (colour) ; 27 cm (pbk)
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1783122153
Hardback:The gloriumptious worlds of Roald Dahl:2016
Author: Caldwell, S. A.
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Carlton
Resource type: Physical
Note: Have you ever wanted to know what actually happened to James Trotter's parents when they encountered an angry escaped rhino? Or how to make the Twits' infamous bird pie? Well now you can find out, with 'The Gloriumptious Worlds of Roald Dahl.' The book is a brilliant extension to Dahl's wonderful stories, and gives fascinating insights into the characters and events from Roald Dahl's writing in a humorous, exciting and downright gloriumptious way. For the very first time, the stories behind the stories are brought to life in this brand new title. Inside, Quentin Blake's iconic illustrations are combined with previously unpublished reproductions of imagined letters, artefacts and posters, and editing notes from Dahl himself, to bring all of Roald Dahl's characters alive. Ages 5 - 12
64 pages ; 29 cm (hbk)
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184270916X
Paperback:The bear's winter house:2009
Author: Yeoman, John
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2009
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Andersen
Resource type: Physical
Note: The bear is behaving very strangely indeed: collecting moss, logs and branches to build a winter house. The other animals think this is silly, and laugh at him, but when winter comes, bear is cosy in his winter house while the other animals suffer in the cold. Being a very kind bear, he invites the others in. Pre-School
[26] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm (pbk)
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1406337552
Paperback:Bananas in my ears, a collection of poems:2011
Author: Rosen, Michael
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Poetry
Publisher: Walker
Resource type: Physical
Note: Contents: Hard-boiled legs -- Smelly jelly smelly fish -- Spollyollydiddlytiddlyitis -- Under the bed From the chaos of breakfast and to the calm of bedtime, this quirky collection of nonsense poetry written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Quentin Blake is full of delightful moments. Read of the pleasures of messing about and the pains of feeling ill, of animal antics down at the doctor's and strange goings-on on the beach. Ages 5 - 12
89 p., col. ill. ; 26 cm (pbk)
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0099964902
Paperback:Cockatoos:1994
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 1994
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
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0141346671
Paperback:Rhyme stew:2013
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Poetry
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: A collection of irreverant rhymes featuring characters from fairy tales, fables and nursery rhymes - as you've never seen them before! Ages 5 - 12
78 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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