Cathy Maclennan - Author Picture

Cathy Maclennan - Author

Born in Zimbabwe, Cathy MacLennan is inspired by African art and culture. She grew up painting on any surface she could find: paper, wood, fabric, rocks – even doors and walls! Cathy studied fashion, textile design and photography and went on to become a commercial photographer. In recent years she has worked as a mural and trompe l’oeil artist, creating large-scale artworks on the walls and ceilings of many different spaces.

Cathy is the creator of the highly acclaimed Chicky Chicky Chook Chook; Monkey Monkey Monkey and Spooky Spooky Spooky. She writes, illustrates, designs and creates in a studio at the bottom of her garden, inspired by the plants and wildlife that surround her.

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Spooky Spooky Spooky
Cathy Maclennan - illustrated by Cathy MacLennan
Explore what spooky goings-on there are in the dead of night. Wacky and wonderful, it's a fabulous read-aloud tale to share again and again particularly if it's Halloween! You'll meet velvety bats and howling cats and not forgetting the bug-eyed...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Board book | Released 01/09/2012
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Bunny Bunny Catkin
Cathy Maclennan - illustrated by Cathy MacLennan
Discover all the delights of spring in this joyful new book from Kate Greenaway Award nominated author/illustrator Cathy MacLennan, a companion to the highly acclaimed Chicky Chicky Chook Chook. A wonderful read-aloud tale, full of fun-to-imitate sounds, rhythm and movement, that gently introduces the...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2012
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Spooky Spooky Spooky
Cathy Maclennan
Explore what spooky goings-on there are in the dead of night. Wacky and wonderful, it's a fabulous read-aloud tale to share again and again particularly if it's Halloween! You'll meet velvety bats and howling cats and not forgetting the bug-eyed...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2011
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Spooky Spooky Spooky
Cathy Maclennan
Explore what spooky goings-on there are in the dead of night. Wacky and wonderful, it's a fabulous read-aloud tale to share again and again particularly if it's Halloween! You'll meet velvety bats and howling cats and not forgetting the bug-eyed...
Lovereading Price: £9.59 - Saving £2.40 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/10/2009
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Monkey Monkey Monkey
Cathy Maclennan
This is a rollicking rainforest romp, full of rhythm and energy. Perfect for parents and 3+ year olds to share and to discover what monkeys get up to and what goes on in a rainforest. Brilliant. If you enjoy this...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 03/09/2009
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Chicky Chicky Chook Chook
Cathy Maclennan - illustrated by Cathy MacLennan
Chicky chicks, buzzy bees and kitty cats romp in sun and snuggle in the warmth, until pitter-patter, down comes the rain. A great read-aloud, sing-along book, full of fun-to-imitate animal sounds, rhythm and movement. A Piece of Passion from David...
Lovereading Price: £3.99 - Saving £1.00 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Board book | Released 05/03/2009
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Chicky Chicky Chook Chook
Cathy Maclennan - illustrated by Cathy MacLennan
Chicky chicks, buzzy bees and kitty cats romp in sun and snuggle in the warmth, until pitter-patter, down comes the rain. A great read-aloud, sing-along board book, full of fun-to-imitate animal sounds, rhythm and movement. A Piece of Passion from...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Board Book | Released 06/03/2008
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