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Katie Daynes - Author

Katie studied languages at Cambridge University and soon discovered it wasn’t just French or Italian she loved, but language itself.

Katie now has two little children of her own and they are definitely her fiercest critics.

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My First Chess Book
Katie Daynes - illustrated by The Boy Fitz Hammond
A really effective ‘how to' book, this gives readers all the information they'll need to play chess, while letting them know exactly why it is so popular, and how exciting it is. It explains the pieces and their moves, the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/04/2018
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Lift the Flap Questions & Answers About Art
Katie Daynes - illustrated by Marie-Eve Tremblay
What's the point of art? Why do artists draw themselves? Who were the Impressionists? Discover the answers to these questions and many more in this entertaining information book, containing over 60 flaps to lift.
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Format: Board book | Released 05/04/2018
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Lift-the-flap Questions and Answers about Long Ago
Katie Daynes - illustrated by Peter Donnelly
Facts and flaps are an irresistible combination in this illuminating information book. Divided into sections Where, Who, Why, What, How, When and Which, it answers key or quirky questions from history, from ‘where did pirates bury their treasure?' (answer: they...
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Format: Board book | Released 08/02/2018
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What are Stars?
Katie Daynes - illustrated by Marta Alvarez Miguens
What are Stars? is an excellent book for children who love to ask questions. Over a series of six attractive and inviting double pages, featuring little children just like its readers, and with the help of numerous flaps, it explains...
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Format: Board book | Released 28/12/2017
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Lift-the-Flap Questions and Answers About Space
Katie Daynes - illustrated by Peter Donnelly
With Tim Peake keeping our attention fixed on the International Space Station children are probably thinking more about space than ever and this attractive book is full of fascinating information. It's divided by question: Where (e.g. does space begin); What...
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Format: Board book | Released 01/05/2016
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Lift-the-Flap Questions and Answers About Our World
Katie Daynes - illustrated by Marie-Eve Tremblay
September 2015 Fascinating Facts Book of the Month Five of Kipling's honest serving-men are represented in this excellent book: on pages dedicated to What, Why, When, How and Where are questions to intrigue young children and, under cleverly shaped sturdy...
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Format: Board book | Released 01/09/2015
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The Ant And The Grasshopper
Katie Daynes
First Reading: Level One. A beautiful re telling of this classic Aesop's fable illustrating the merits of hard work. Level One titles are designed to be the first real books a beginner reader will tackle and are designed to foster...
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Format: Hardback | Released 26/09/2008
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The Story of Diwali
Katie Daynes
Young Reading: Series Two. The story of Diwali, the Indian festival of lights, from its beginnings in Hindu and Sikh tradition to how it is celebrated today.. 64 pages in length this level is for children whose confidence in reading...
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Format: Hardback | Released 29/08/2008
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See Inside Planet Earth
Katie Daynes
Age 5+. Loads of easily accessible information is packed into this attractive interactive information book. Busy spreads draw readers in to explore different aspects of the Earth from where it is in the solar system to the geography you can...
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Format: Hardback | Released 28/03/2008
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The Story Of Chocolate
Katie Daynes
Young Reading: Series One. Follows the story of the world's most popular treat from its origins in the rainforests of Central America to shops and factories everywhere. This level is perfect for children just starting to read confidently on their...
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Format: Hardback | Released 24/11/2006
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Pinocchio, Gift Edition - Book with Story DVD
Katie Daynes
Find out whether the much loved puppet Pinocchio is doomed to be wooden forever. Based on the wonderful classic story this retelling is 64 pages in length this edition comes complete with a story DVD. It's one of the titles...
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Format: Hardback | Released 24/09/2004
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The Elves And The Shoemaker
Katie Daynes
Young Reading: Series One. The beautiful story of a couple of elves who are the making of a 'down at heel' shoemaker. This level is perfect for children just starting to read confidently on their own. These are 48 pages...
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Format: Hardback | Released 27/05/2004
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