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Angela Mcallister - Author

ANGELA MCALLISTER is the author of over 70 books for children and teens. Her books have won several awards, including the Red House Book Award for Yuck! That's Not a Monster! and the Stockport and Portsmouth Awards for My Mum has X-Ray Vision. Her picture book, Leon and the Place Between has been adapted for the stage and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. She has collaborated with many illustrators, including Grahame Baker-Smith, Alex T. Smith, Margaret Chamberlain, Ross Collins and Peter Bailey.

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Samson the Mighty Flea
Angela Mcallister - illustrated by Nathan Reed
How big a star you are has very little to do with your actual size, but a lot to do with how the world and your friends perceive you, says this circus caper. Samson is a big star in Fleabag's...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/09/2017
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A Year Full of Stories 52 Folk Tales and Legends from Around the World
Angela Mcallister - illustrated by Christopher Corr
This extremely handsome book will take children journeying to every corner of the world. It features 52 folk tales and myths, gathered from the different continents and each one is matched to an important date; these range from religious festivals...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 06/10/2016
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Samson The Mighty Flea
Angela Mcallister - illustrated by Nathan Reed
September 2016 Debut of the Month How big a star you are has very little to do with your actual size, but a lot to do with how the world and your friends perceive you, says this circus caper. Samson...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2016
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The Pirates' Picnic
Angela Mcallister
Join Jim on a pirates' picnic in this brand-new blue Early Reader by Kate Greenaway Medal-shortlisted author, Angela McAllister. Life is a bit glum on the bad ship Skullywag. Jim the cabin boy wants to cheer up the crew. So...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/07/2014
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Little Mist
Angela Mcallister
This is an absolutely gorgeous story of a young snow leopard cub and his mother. Safe in the clutches of his mother as he grows up, he's told that one day he will be king of the mountains. He can...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/09/2009
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The Runaway
Angela Mcallister
From this highly acclaimed author comes a haunting 19th century story of loss and revenge, the power of friendship and the power of forgiveness. Inspired by true events, The Runaway is a beautifully written, compelling story of transforming darkness into...
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/06/2009
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Leon and the Place Between
Angela Mcallister - illustrated by Grahame Baker-Smith
Shortlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2010. When Leon goes to the magic show, he is the only one who believes. His brothers and sisters are in for a big surprise however: this is no ordinary show and Abdul...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2008
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The Tide Turner
Angela Mcallister
For all those who enjoyed Helen Dunmore's absolutely brilliant Ingo, they're sure to thoroughly enjoy this debut novel from a bright new talent, as will anyone looking for a well-written and exciting adventure. McAllister's fabulous underwater world has some terrific...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/06/2007
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