Alex Latimer

9 children’s books by the writer and illustrator

Alex Latimer is an author and illustrator living in Cape Town, which is why he regularly has to shoo baboons out of his lounge. The Boy Who Cried Ninja is his first book for children.

3-5 years

Lion vs Rabbit

Alex Latimer

Lion vs Rabbit

Lion is a bully. All the other animals are terrified of him. So they advertise for help. Soon Rabbit comes to the rescue. Although he's small and Lion is big, Rabbit has something that Lion doesn't have...An ...

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0-5 years

The Boy Who Cried Ninja

Alex Latimer

The Boy Who Cried Ninja

Once there was a boy named Tim whom no one believed, even when he was telling the truth. No one believed that it was a ninja who snaffled the last slice of cake; or that a giant squid ate his ...

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3-5 years

Pig and Small

Alex Latimer

Pig and Small

When Pig hears a strange squeaking coming from his nose, he thinks something is very wrong. But eventually he realises that the noise is just a little bug. The two decide to be friends, but their difference in size soon ...

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3-5 years

The Boy Who Cried Ninja

Alex Latimer

The Boy Who Cried Ninja

Once there was a boy named Tim whom no one believed, even when he was telling the truth. No one believed that it was a ninja who snaffled the last slice of cake; or that a giant squid ate his ...

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0-5 years

Penguin's Hidden Talent

Alex Latimer

Penguin's Hidden Talent

Penguin would love to take part in the Big Annual Talent Show. But he just can't seem to find his special talent. He tries magic tricks and juggling household appliances - even burping the alphabet...But nothing seems quite right ...

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3-5 years

Stay!

Alex Latimer

Stay!

Buster is a very difficult dog! He's messy, naughty and sometimes, well, just disgusting! But Ben thinks he's the best dog ever. When Ben goes on holiday with Mum and Dad, he tries to write down everything to ...

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3+ years

Never Follow a Dinosaur

Alex Latimer

Never Follow a Dinosaur

Sally and Joe discover a mysterious set of footprints leading out into their garden and beyond - and they are convinced the footprints were left by a dinosaur. Could they possibly be right? Join them in a clue-finding adventure and discover ...

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