Christopher Wormell

7 children’s books by the writer and illustrator

Chris Wormell is a self-taught artist, and the winner of the Booktrust Early Years Best Picture Award 2010 for One Smart Fish. Two Frogs won the Nestle Bronze Award in 2003 and Molly and the Night Monster was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal in 2009. His books include George and the Dragon and The Big Ugly Monster and the Little Stone Rabbit which was adapted into a stage play. In addition to his children's books, Chris undertakes other illustration work including advertising campaigns, packaging, a set of Royal Mail stamps and a collection of four covers for the same issue of Time Out magazine, featuring traditional British pub signs. Chris lives in North London with his wife and children.

0-5 years

Scruffy Bear and the Six White Mice

Christopher Wormell

Scruffy Bear and the Six White Mice

One day a small scruffy bear meets six terrified white mice; they're scared of the dark forest and all the predatory creatures that live there, including an owl, a fox and a slithery snake...But never fear, Scruffy Bear ...

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3-5 years

Scruffy Bear and the Six White Mice

Christopher Wormell

Scruffy Bear and the Six White Mice

One day a small scruffy bear meets six terrified white mice; they're scared of the dark forest and all the predatory creatures that live there, including an owl, a fox and a slithery snake...But never fear, Scruffy Bear ...

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0-5 years

Eric!

Christopher Wormell

Eric!

Eric is a little boy who sometimes gets things wrong. But Eric learns that while you can't be good at everything, sometimes it takes a little time to find out what you are good at. And when a huge ...

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5-7 years

Ferocious Wild Beasts

Christopher Wormell

Ferocious Wild Beasts

Jack is lost in the forest - a forest that his mum has told him is full of ferocious wild beasts! But the creatures that Jack meets there: a bear, a lion, an elephant, a crocodile, a wolf and a python ...

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Blue Rabbit and the Runaway Wheel

Christopher Wormell

Blue Rabbit and the Runaway Wheel

Blue Rabbit is off adventuring on his bicycle but crashes into a hole sending the front wheel spinning off. He comes to and sets off to search for the wheel and finds it has caused destruction and distress everywhere, bumping ...

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5-7 years

Ferocious Wild Beasts

Christopher Wormell

Ferocious Wild Beasts

Jack is lost in the forest - a forest that his mum has told him is full of ferocious wild beasts! But the creatures that Jack meets there: a bear, a lion, an elephant, a crocodile, a wolf and a python ...

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4+ years

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

Clement C. Moore, Christopher Wormell

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore's classic holiday poem, 'Twas The Night Before Christmas, is now re-imagined by award-winning illustrator Christopher Wormell. From "stockings hung by the chimney with care" to "down the chimney St. Nicholas came with a bound" Wormell's ...

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