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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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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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0008164479
Hardback:Three little monkeys:2016
Author: Blake, Quentin
Artist: Chichester Clark, Emma
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Hilda Snibbs had three little monkeys. Their names were Tim and Sam and Lulu and they were very lively. Pre-School
32 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 32 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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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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0141348798
Paperback:Roald Dahl's mischief and mayhem:2013
Creator: Dahl, Roald
Compiler: Woodward, Kay
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Entertainment
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Roald Dahl loved playing practical jokes and tricks and here you will find some of his very best - such as when Matilda superglues the rim of her father's pork-pie hat and it becomes stuck fast to his head! Or when George tricks his Grandma into drinking his marvellous medicine. Or when young Roald Dahl himself puts a dead mouse into a sweet jar. Inspirational stuff! And you can find out how to create your very own mayhem with Roald Dahl themed practical jokes, card tricks, jokes, quizzes and other mischievous fun and games. Ages 5 - 12
166 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 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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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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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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1849392005
Paperback:The heron and the crane:2011
Author: Yeoman, John
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Andersen
Resource type: Physical
Note: Crane lives at one end of the swamp and Heron at the other end. One day, Crane realizes he is lonely and thinks it's time he asked Heron to marry him. But life is never that simple and proposing turns out to be more difficult than Crane could ever imagine. Pre-School
[26] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 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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1849392692
Paperback:Beatrice and Vanessa:2011
Author: Blake, Quentin
Author: Yeoman, John
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Andersen
Resource type: Physical
Note: Beatrice, the ewe, and Vanessa, the nanny-goat, have spent their whole lives chomping and nattering in the same field. One dull day they decide to go on holiday, only taking with them some balloons and something more surprising, both of which turn out to be very handy. Pre-School
[29] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm (pbk)
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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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0099400421
Paperback:Mister Magnolia:1999
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 1999
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
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Brilliant, great to enjoy a classic I remember reading as a kid with my children
07/02/13
jharris
Staffordshire
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1862309698
Paperback:Angelica Sprocket's pockets:2011
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: Angelica Sprocket lives next door. Her overcoat has pockets galore! And you'll never guess what's in them. Prepare to be surprised, thrilled and tickled pink by Angelica Sprocket's never-ending pockets, and the marvellous things she keeps in them! Pre-School
Title series: A Quentin Blake classic
[31] 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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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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1849395640
Hardback:The Fabulous Foskett Family Circus:2013
Author: Yeoman, John
Artist: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Andersen
Resource type: Physical
Note: Roll up, roll up for the Fabulous Foskett Family Circus! There are Milly and Willy who perform with young Fred, who does a back flip and lands on his head. Uncle Phoenix Foskett who blows smoke rings, Jess and Bess with their conjuring tricks, not to mention singing dogs and birds and performing parrots. And at the end of all that excitement it is time for a well earned rest. Pre-School
32 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 26 x 31 cm (hbk)
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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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