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Paul Live

In UK, all Random House (Hutchinson hardback, Red Fox paperback) unless stated.
(Click on each book for more information and larger images)

Help Me!
(Andersen Press)
True tales of remarkable acts of kindess between animals...
Sometimes I think, ‘If only we could behave like animals!

Runner-Up: English 4-11 Award

Rotten and Rascal

A cautionary tale of two terrible pterosaur twins who will not stop fighting until it's too late...
A very funny take on the prehistoric world
- Junior Bookshelf

Winner: French Prix Livrentête CBPT Award

Dinosaur in Danger
(Andersen Press)
A meticulously researched, realistic dinosaur adventure...

‘Terrific! ...It almost persuades you lizards can love - The Times

The Hoppameleon

A tale about a very confused frog...

Shortlisted: Childrens Book Award


An educational tale of a tortoise who is blown out to sea...

Winner: Prix de Cherbourg Octeville Award

(Andersen Press)
The suspense-filled tale of an emperor penguin family...
An apparent source of visual inspiration for the film
Happy Feet

Winner: The Childrens Book Award

The Hunter
(Andersen Press)
Lost Jamina helps a baby elephant and learns from the experience...

Winner: Earthworm Friends of the Earth Award
Shortlisted: Kate Greenaway Medal for Illustration

The Great Green Forest

At first the treemouse can’t sleep for all the noise of the forest...

‘Thoroughly recommended - Sunday Times
A Child Education Book of the Year


Slobcat is surely the laziest cat that ever lived... or is he?

‘This book transcends other cat stories - Kirkus Reviews
Shortlisted: Nottinghamshire and Sheffield Children's Book Awards

Monty's Journey

(Collins, Picture Lions)
In a parcel in a basket on a bicycle in the country, Montys adventure begins...

I doubt whether any child could resist it... beautifully illustrated - Junior Bookshelf


The Bungle in the Jungle

Baboon’s mischievous plan leads to hilarious disaster...
Written by John Bush


The Giraffe Who Got in a Knot

Nobody can untie Cardwell Giraffes knotted neck...
Written by John Bush



Paws & Claws (Cat poem anthology)
The Big Crocodile Book (Compiled by Sally Grindley)
Prickly Poems (For The Hedgehog Preservation Society)
Lines in the Sand (New Writing on War and Peace)
Also occasional book covers and black & white illustrations

(these working titles may change!)
A mouse story whose title is a secret! (Picturebook)
Baby Giant/One Day I Will Reach the Moon (Picturebook)
Flying [with a nasty bit of killing at the beginning and end] (Novel)
Burning Down One Side (Novel for full-sized humans)

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