An Invitation to the Ballet Theatre
Written by Charlotte Guillain and published with Welbeck.
"Grab your very own VIP access pass and enter the wonderful world of the ballet theatre.
Have you ever wondered how ballet dancers stay strong and avoid injury? Or how the magical scenes on stage are created by the set department?
Step behind the scenes of the ballet theatre with your very own access-all-areas invitation to find out. Discover how stunning costumes are designed and see the thousands of shoes stored in the shoe room.
Watch the dancers put on dramatic makeup, elaborate wigs and headdresses to create their characters.
Discover the magic and wonder of performance night as the dancers prepare to dance Swan Lake.
As you turn the pages you'll read the stories of other famous ballets such as The Nutcracker and The Firebird. With beautifully intricate illustrations, you'll discover more wonderful details each time you return."
Written by Leisa Stewart-Sharpe and published by Wren & Rook.
"Journey through the jungle and coral reefs, across the African plains and icy poles, and even to the Galapagos Islands, as you discover all there is to know about the world's best-known and best-loved naturalist, Sir David Attenborough, in this beautifully illustrated non-fiction picture book."
Our Queen Elizabeth
Written by Kate Williams and published by Wren & Rook.
"A colourful, charming picture book by historian Kate Williams, taking young readers on an amazing journey through Queen Elizabeth II's seven decades on the throne."
Now available in all good bookshops. Click the link below to see where you can order online.
One Little Bird
Written by Sheryl Webster and published by Oxford University Press.
When a man cuts down little bird Rosa's tree, she makes herself a new nest at the top of his house and refuses to budge. News of her protest sweeps through the animal kingdom and it inspires other animals to start moving into people's homes in protest too! A funny and heartwarming introduction to an important environmental issue and the power we all have when we work together.
Now available in all good bookshops.
Tamworth Pig Stories
Cover re-design of a classic as part of Faber & Faber's Classics collection.
The book features two classic tales about Tamworth, a very clever and kind-hearted pig, who fights for his rights and to save the trees!
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Also available from all good bookshops.
*Interior illustrations by Carolyn Dinan
A Cat's Christmas Carol
A Cat's Christmas Carol published by Simon & Schuster and written by Sam Hay.
About the book
It’s Christmas Eve and all the staff in the department store are on their way home for Christmas. All except one . . . Clawdia, the department store’s security cat! She doesn’t see the point in silly festive celebrations and would much rather prowl the corridors making sure everything is in order. But when three cold and lonely visitors turn up at the store, they teach Clawdia a few key lessons about the true meaning of Christmas.
Top Tip for Readers
The mice are very sneaky and like to hide on each page...see if you can find them!