Rachel Valentine

3 children’s books by the writer

Rachel Valentine was born in Kent and grew up in both the UK and Germany. She read psychology at Warwick University, then physiotherapy at Brunel before going on to practise as a physiotherapist in the NHS in London until her husband's work took them to Singapore in 2006, where they still live. Marmaduke is Rachel's very first picture book. Ed Eaves has been working as an illustrator since 2000, when he graduated from Kingston University in Surrey with a first class honours degree. Ed is the award-winning illustrator of Welcome to Alien School and How to Grow a Dinosaur (both published by Simon & Schuster). Ed now lives in a village on the Kent coast with his wife and fellow illustrator Rebecca Finn and their two dogs.

5 years

Marmaduke the Very Different Dragon

Rachel Valentine, Ed Eaves

Marmaduke the Very Different Dragon

Marmaduke's not like all the other dragons - his ears are too big and he never even tries to fly. He just doesn't fit in, however much he wants to, and so he feels terribly lonely. And Princess Meg ...

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Marmaduke the Very Popular Dragon

Rachel Valentine, Ed Eaves

Marmaduke the Very Popular Dragon

Marmaduke and Meg are best friends, and have been forever. They live in a kingdom where everyone does what's expected of them ...everyone except Marmaduke and Meg. They're different, and being different together is what they love doing ...

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4-7 years

Audrey The Inventor

Rachel Valentine, Katie Weymouth

Audrey The Inventor

A fun and quirky picture book featuring a feisty and inspiring female protagonist with an inventive mind and curious spirit. Showcasing lively artwork and plenty of humour, Audrey the Inventor is perfect for storytime or the classroom. Audrey wants to ...

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