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Katie Cotton

9 children’s books by the writer

Katie Cotton studied English at Oxford University and worked in education before becoming a Junior Editor at Templar Publishing. Alison Jay is a graduate of the London College of Printing and the critically acclaimed illustrator of many books for children, including Christmas Time, Welcome to the Zoo and Nursery Rhyme Rainbow.

Little Red Riding Hood

Katie Cotton, Alison Jay

Little Red Riding Hood

In this retelling of the ever-popular tale, Little Red Riding Hood goes to visit her grandmother and finds a rather larger, scarier wolf in her bed! After a frightening moment, the wolf is captured by a woodsman and granny is ...

£12.99

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Cinderella's Big Day

Katie Cotton, Sheena Dempsey

Cinderella's Big Day

The prince has a problem: Cinderella's wedding ring is missing! He writes to the King to ask for help, who writes to the Ugly Sisters (who he thinks have taken it), who are so angry at the accusation they ...

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The Steadfast Tin Soldier

Hans Christian Andersen, Sophie Allsopp

The Steadfast Tin Soldier

In this classic Hans Christian Andersen tale of devotion and bravery, a one-legged tin soldier falls in love with a beautiful ballerina, but a jealous jack-in-the-box pushes him out of the nursery window. The tin soldier travels in a paper ...

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Snow White Classic Sounds

Katie Cotton, Richard Johnson

Snow White Classic Sounds

With complex pop-ups and cinematic, soft-touch sounds, one of the most famous fairy tales of all time springs to life. From the moment Snow White's evil stepmother asks "Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them ...

£14.99

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10 Monsters in the Bed

Katie Cotton, Aaron Blecha

10 Monsters in the Bed

In this play on '10 green bottles'/ '10 in a bed', 10 monsters are very squished on a bunk bed. On each spread, a monster gets pushed out on to the floor, where readers can press them to hear the ...

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And the Cow Said

Katie Cotton, Vicki Gausden

And the Cow Said

The rain had begun to pour and pour when Farmer Bill heard a knock at his door. He opened it up and a head peeked through. It was a cow, and the cow said, "Moo!" Poor Farmer Bill opens his ...

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Find the Dots

Andy Mansfield

Find the Dots

Andy Mansfield's innovative paper engineering makes this a counting book with a difference. Lift the flap, pull the tab, look through the window, fold and pop to find the dots. Bright and simple, this is the best sort of ...

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7+ years

Counting Lions

Katie Cotton, Stephen Walton

Counting Lions

An art-inspired gift that makes learning to name and explore wildlife a family adventure. Larger-than-life black and white drawings are paired with poetic texts that reveal the ways in which endangered creatures - including lions, elephants, giraffes, tigers, gorillas, penguins, Ethiopian ...

£14.99

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