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Richard Walker - Author

Richard Walker was a professional storyteller who told his tales at a variety of venues from folk festivals, schools and theatres to private homes. He was also a freelance broadcaster and editor of Fact and Fiction, the storyteller’s magazine.

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Jack And The Beanstalk
Richard Walker
This is without doubt one of the loveliest retellings of Jack and the Beanstalk. Both the text and illustrations complement each other quite brilliantly and as usual Barefoot have designed the pages in a quirky, innovative and inspirational...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 06/03/2006
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Barefoot Book Of Pirates
Richard Walker
Most boys and some girls (Pirate Grace O'Malley is featured here) are mad about pirates and without doubt this is the book for them. Whilst reading the stories and admiring the wonderfully colourful illustrations they can re-enact the life and...
Lovereading Price: £7.19 - Saving £1.80 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 17/09/2004
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