Susanna Davidson

36 children’s books by the writer and illustrator

Suzanna Davidson (Author) Zanna Davidson enjoyed riding a Shetland pony called Jampot as a little girl, but deep down, she's always preferred dreaming up her own adventures. Zanna worked on a farm, and as a builder in Zimbabwe, before becoming a writer. She is the author of over forty books. Zanna currently lives in North London.Katie Scott (Illustrator) Katie Scott graduated from University of Brighton in 2011. Her work draws influences from traditional medical and botanical illustration, both in aesthetic and subject matter. Her work plays with the ideas of scientific uncertainty and speculation, fabricating the inner and outer workings of the world. Her illustrations depict a familiar yet fantasy vision of plants, humans and minerals.

3+ years

Cinderella

Susanna Davidson, Lorena Alvarez

Cinderella

The classic fairy tale, specially retold for young children and illustrated with fresh, bright pictures. Poor Cinderella is made to cook and clean for her stepsisters. Her wicked stepmother won't even let her go to the Royal Ball. But ...

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5-8 years

Jack and the Beanstalk

Susanna Davidson, Lorena Alvarez

Jack and the Beanstalk

Tells the story of Jack, who swaps his mother's cow for some 'magic' beans which grow into a huge beanstalk. By climbing this oversized plant, Jack reaches the home of a terrifying giant. Will Jack be able to escape ...

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2+ years

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Susanna Davidson, Mike Gordon

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Naughty Goldilocks sneaks into the bears' house and eats all their porridge, breaks their furniture and sleeps in their beds. She is in for a nasty surprise when the bears return home...Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First ...

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4+ years

The Ugly Duckling

Susanna Davidson, Daniel Postgate

The Ugly Duckling

This is the classic story of The Ugly Duckling retold with simple text for children just beginning to read. It is developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University. It is part of the Usborne English Language Learners programme ...

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5+ years

Rapunzel

Susanna Davidson, Desideria Guicciardini

Rapunzel

This is a classic fairytale by the Brothers Grimm, which tells the tale of the beautiful Rapunzel, imprisoned in a tower by an evil witch. It features lively and comical illustrations by Desideria Guicciardini. It is part of the Usborne ...

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0-2 years

Elen Benfelen

Susanna Davidson, Mike Gordon

Elen Benfelen

A modern, cartoon-style version of the classic Goldilocks story. Suitable for ages 3 to 7 years. Goldilocks was always told, 'Don't go into the forest. It's full of big scary bears.' But Goldilocks went there anyway. Find out ...

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3+ years

Illustrated Stories from Aesop

Susanna Davidson, Giuliano Ferri

Illustrated Stories from Aesop

This new collection of Aesop's fables is sumptuously illustrated by Giuliano Ferri and presented as a hardback gift edition to be read again and again. Each of these timeless stories conveys a message about how to behave towards others ...

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5+ years

The Story of Pegasus

Susanna Davidson, Simona Bursi

The Story of Pegasus

Imagine you were told to kill a terrifying monster. That's just what happens to Bellerophon and he's in despair...until he finds Pegasus, a magnificent flying horse. Together they set off on a hair-raising adventure in this lively ...

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