Petr Horacek

63 children’s books by the writer and illustrator

Petr Horacek trained at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague before becoming a graphic designer, illustrator and painter. He is the author of the Books for Children Newcomer Award-winning Strawberries Are Red (9780744575767) and What Is Black and White? (9780744575774), as well as When the Moon Smiled (9780744570472) and A New House for Mouse (9781406301229). Born in Czechoslovakia, Petr now lives in Worcestershire with his wife and two daughters.

1-3 years

Where Do You Live Snail?

Petr Horacek

Where Do You Live Snail?

"Where do you live, grey mouse?" asks Snail, in this charming and beautifully illustrated board book by the award-winning artist Petr Horacek. Babies and toddlers will enjoy following Snail through the book as he finds out where other animals live ...

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2+ years

Animal Opposites

Petr Horacek

Animal Opposites

This is a pop-up introduction to opposites from award-wining artist, Petr Horacek. Turn the pages, lift the flaps and see animals of all shapes and sizes bring to life the world of opposites. From slow snail to fast cheetah, heavy ...

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2+ years

Silly Suzy Goose

Petr Horacek

Silly Suzy Goose

Suzy Goose is fed up with being just like the rest of the flock. She wants to be different: to flap like a bat, squawk like a toucan and slide like a penguin. But when she tries to roar like ...

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Ty Bach Twt I Miss Trwyn Smwt

Petr Horacek

Ty Bach Twt I Miss Trwyn Smwt

Mouse is little and so is her house - but her apple is huge. She needs to find a home that is big enough for the both of them. But as she visits all sorts of other creatures to see if ...

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5+ years

Kasia's Surprise

Stella Gurney, Petr Horacek

Kasia's Surprise

This is a heartwarming story about a feisty young Polish girl determined to be unhappy in her new life in England - but who finds herself settling in despite herself. Kasia wishes that she and her mum hadn't moved to ...

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3+ years

The Mouse Who Ate the Moon

Petr Horacek

The Mouse Who Ate the Moon

When Little Mouse wakes one morning, she finds her dream has come true. Outside her burrow, a piece of the moon has fallen from the sky and it smells delicious. But what happens once Little Mouse has had a little ...

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