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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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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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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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0007279043
Paperback:The boy in the dress:2009
Author: Walliams, David
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2009
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's
Resource type: Physical
Note: This is the debut children's novel from David Walliams, co-creator and co-star of the multi-award-winning Little Britain. Dennis lives in a boring house in a boring street in a boring town. But he's about to find out that when you open your mind, life becomes anything but boring. Ages 5 - 12
231 p., ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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1849416885
Paperback:Quentin Blake's ABC:2012
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: 'A is for apples, some green and some red. B is for breakfast, we're having in bed'. With a simple rhyming text and illustrations from Quentin Blake, this ABC is for young children just getting to grips with the alphabet. Pre-School
[29] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 29 cm (pbk)
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1849410461
Paperback:Angelo:2010:40th anniversary ed
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Edition: 40th anniversary ed
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: Angelo and his family travel round the country playing music, singing songs and performing marvellous balancing tricks - Angelo can even dance on a rope! So when he meets Angelina, who is sad and lonely and trapped in her mean uncle's house, Angelo knows just how to help. Pre-School
Title series: A Quentin Blake classic
[30] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 29 cm (pbk)
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0141346426
Paperback:The BFG: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: Giants are known for eating children. So when Sophie is snatched from her bed by the BFG, she fears for her life. But luckily he is far more jumbly than his disgusting neighbours. They become good friends and cook up a plan to rid the world of bad giants. Ages 5 - 12
198 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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I love this book! It I a must read for all children,teenagers and adults. Read before you see the film! Five star book!!!!!!
28/08/16
Louie Jones
Bedford
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1405221755
Hardback:On angel wings:2006
Author: Morpurgo, Michael
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Egmont
Resource type: Physical
Note: One cold Christmas night a shepherd recounts the magical story of how he came to be the first visitor to the newborn Christ child - ahead of the other shepherds, and in complete secret. Ages 5 - 12
45 p., col. ill. ; 16 cm (hbk)
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0141365528
Paperback:Rhyme stew:2017
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Poetry
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: This title presents a collection of irreverent rhymes featuring characters from fairy tales, fables, and nursery rhymes - as you've never seen them before! Ages 5 - 12
70 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0007487533
Paperback:Dr. Seuss's Great day for up:2012
Author: Seuss, Dr
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's
Resource type: Physical
Note: 'Dr Seuss's Great Day For Up' uses the sort of crazy characters and nonsensical situations that are the hallmark of Dr. Seuss, and combines these with drawings by acclaimed illustrator Quentin Blake. Pre-School
[26] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm (pbk)
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1849410488
Paperback:Snuff:2010
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: Snuff cant wait to be a knight and have lots of adventures, but Sir Thomas Magpie despairs of him - Snuff just doesnt always get things right. But when the bootmaker is raided by thieves, Snuff might just have an idea of how to save the day. Pre-School
Title series: A Quentin Blake classic
[32] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 29 cm (pbk)
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