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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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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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0099210223
Paperback:Mrs Armitage and the big wave:1999
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 1999
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: Colourful Mrs Armitage arrives on the beach with her surf board and her faithful dog, Breakspear and paddles out to sea to wait for the big wave. However, she has to return to the beach several times before she is comfortably equipped. Pre-School
[32]p., chiefly col. ill. ; 26 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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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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0099400529
Paperback:Mrs Armitage on wheels: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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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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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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0141369329
Paperback:Revolting rhymes: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 This is a collection of comic and often gory versions of popular fairy tales. Meet Cinderella, a young woman who wants to marry a nice ordinary man; and Goldilocks, that house-breaker who gobbles up your porridge and then breaks up the Chippendale! Ages 5 - 12
46 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 27 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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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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0141365498
Paperback:The Twits: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: Mr and Mrs Twit are extremely nasty. So the Muggle-Wump monkeys and the Roly-Poly bird hatch a plan to give them just the ghastly surprise they deserve! Ages 5 - 12
86 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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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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0141365544
Paperback:Boy, and, Going solo:2016:[New] edition
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Author: Dahl, Roald
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Edition: [New] edition
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous edition: London: Penguin, 1992 Published outside the British Isles This omnibus edition contains two books of memoirs detailing some of the remarkable things that happened to Roald Dahl as a boy and young man. Ages 5 - 12
441 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0141368233
Paperback:Whizzpopping joke book:2016
Author: Dahl, Roald
Illustrator: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Literature
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Humor, satire
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles Fantastic, phizz-whizzing jokes to make you feel all froth-buggling inside! This collection of hundreds of great jokes would make even the Trunchbull laugh! Ages 5 - 12
119 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (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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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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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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