Liz Pichon - Author Picture

Liz Pichon - Author

Liz Pichon studied Graphic Design at Middlesex Polytechnic and Camberwell School of Art in London. She then worked in the music industry for Jive records as a designer and art director, organising photo sessions and designing record and CD covers. Since going freelance, her work has been used on many different products all over the world. From beach towels to fabric, calendars, mugs and games. She has worked on several successful ranges of cards, some of which are still selling today.

Liz lives with her husband and three children in Brighton.

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Tom Gates: Family, Friends and Furry Creatures
Liz Pichon
In the next hilarious illustrated instalment of Tom Gates, Mr Fullerman has a class assignment: a family tree! Tom's ready to learn all about the Gates family, his friends and a furry creature (or two!).
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Format: Hardback | Released 04/05/2017
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Super Good Skills (Almost...)
Liz Pichon
From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Best Book for Younger Readers - Red House Children's Book Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 5 - 12 year-olds and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award 2013, comes...
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Format: Paperback | Released 09/02/2017
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Tom Gates: DogZombies Rule (for Now)
Liz Pichon
Here's my EXCELLENT PLAN to make DogZombies the BEST band in the WHOLE WIDE WORLD! How hard can it be? I'm going to: 1. Write more songs. (Not about teachers.) 2. Make a SPECTACULAR music video. (Easy.) 3. Get some...
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Format: Hardback | Released 06/10/2016
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Top of the Class (Nearly)
Liz Pichon
From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Best Book for Younger Readers - Red House Children's Book Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 5 - 12 year-olds and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award 2013, comes...
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Format: Paperback | Released 08/09/2016
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Tom Gates: Super Good Skills (Almost...)
Liz Pichon
From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Best Book for Younger Readers - Red House Children's Book Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 5 - 12 year-olds and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award 2013, comes...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/05/2016
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Yes! No (Maybe...)
Liz Pichon
Sometimes making up my mind isn't easy to do. Especially when my grumpy sister Delia is LOOMING over me. Mum's on a mission to TIDY UP the whole house. She says if I can't decide what to get rid of,...
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/02/2016
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Top of the Class (Nearly)
Liz Pichon
From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Best Book for Younger Readers - Red House Children's Book Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 5 - 12 year-olds and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award 2013, comes...
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Format: Hardback | Released 08/10/2015
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Yes! No (Maybe...)
Liz Pichon
Sometimes making up my mind isn't easy to do. Especially when my grumpy sister Delia is LOOMING over me. Mum's on a mission to TIDY UP the whole house. She says if I can't decide what to get rid of,...
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Format: Hardback | Released 07/05/2015
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A Tiny Bit Lucky
Liz Pichon
From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Red House Children's Book Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award 2013, comes the seventh amazing instalment of Tom Gates' adventures - now...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/03/2015
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My Little Sister Doris
Liz Pichon
A rib-tickling read about being an older brother from an award-winning author and illustrator. Croc has always wanted to have a pet to look after but when he gets a little sister instead all hell breaks loose until that is...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/07/2014
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A Tiny Bit Lucky
Liz Pichon
Winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award. Full of doodle-style illustrations for fans of Wimpy Kid in particular.
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Format: Hardback | Released 08/05/2014
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Tom Gates is Absolutely Fantastic (at Some Things)
Liz Pichon
The award winning and hilarious Tom Gates series gets a welcome addition as the hapless Tom Gates shows that he is absolutely fantastic – at some things! This time, Class 5 are going on an activity weekend. Tom is, of...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/04/2013
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Genius Ideas (Mostly)
Liz Pichon
Winner of the Blue Peter Book Awards 2013 - Best Story The highs and lows of Tom's life are funnier and more extreme than ever in this fourth wicked diary from the Roald Dahl Funny Prize winning series.
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2012
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Everything's Amazing (Sort Of) : Tom Gates 3
Liz Pichon
March 2012 Book of the Month. From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize comes the third amazing instalment of this brilliant series. This again takes the form of Tom's battered homework diary - crammed with his scribbles and stories. Totally accessible for...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2012
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Excellent Excuses (And Other Good Stuff)
Liz Pichon
Crammed with scribbles, doodles, stories and sniggers, this hysterical journal brings you more manic mayhem from the crazy world of Tom Gates.
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2011
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The Brilliant World of Tom Gates
Liz Pichon
Winner of the Red House Children's Book Award 2012 (Younger Readers Category). Winner of 7 - 14 category of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2011. A Lovereading4kids 'Great Read' you may have missed 2011 selection. "These two books are master...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/04/2011
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Penguins
Liz Pichon
Penguins at the zoo do the same thing every day – swim, eat and play - until one day someone drops a camera into their world. What fun they have snapping away until it stops working. When it's returned to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2009
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My Little Sister, Doris
Liz Pichon
A rib-tickling read about being an older brother from an award-winning author and illustrator. Croc has always wanted to have a pet to look after but when he gets a little sister instead all hell breaks loose until that is...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/08/2008
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Author Info

Author's Website

www.lizpichon.co.uk

Author's Blog

tomgatesworld.blogspot.com/

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