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Wendy Cooling - Author

Wendy Cooling is an eminent figure in the world of children′s books. As a freelance consultant she works with schools, publishers, libraries and the government on the promotion of literacy and love of books. Wendy was a teacher of English in London secondary schools for many years and left to head up the then Children′s Book Foundation where she initiated the Book Start project, which is now run successfully throughout the country. She is an intrepid traveller - camel fairs in India being one of her favourites. Home is in Barnet.

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All the Wild Wonders
Wendy Cooling - illustrated by Piet Grobler
Poems that span the globe encouraging all readers to look at the good and the bad aspects of it make this a rich and original anthology. Twinning the themes of the wonders of the world and the horrors of how...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/05/2017
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All the Wild Wonders Poems of Our Earth
Wendy Cooling - illustrated by Piet Grobler
Poems that span the globe encouraging all readers to look at the good and the bad aspects of it make this a rich and original anthology. Twinning the themes of the wonders of the world and the horrors of how...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/03/2015
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A is Amazing! Poems About Feelings
Wendy Cooling - illustrated by Piet Grobler
To dip in and out of whatever your mood and to savour in longer moments, this is a thought-provoking anthology. How different poems capture different moods and moments unfolds beautifully in both Wendy Cooling's careful choice of poems and Piet...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/08/2014
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A is Amazing Poems About Feelings
Wendy Cooling - illustrated by Piet Grobler
To dip in and out of whatever your mood and to savour in longer moments, this is a thought-provoking anthology. How different poems capture different moods and moments unfolds beautifully in both Wendy Cooling's careful choice of poems and Piet...
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Format: Hardback | Released 02/08/2012
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All the Wild Wonders : Poems of Our Earth
Wendy Cooling - illustrated by Piet Grobler
Age 7+. Poems that span the globe encouraging all readers to look at the good and the bad aspects of it make this a rich and original anthology. Twinning the themes of the wonders of the world and the horrors...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 05/04/2012
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All the Wild Wonders Poems of Our Earth
Wendy Cooling - illustrated by Piet Grobler
Poems that span the globe encouraging all readers to look at the good and the bad aspects of it make this a rich and original anthology. Twinning the themes of the wonders of the world and the horrors of how...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 05/04/2012
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All the Wild Wonders Poems of Our Earth
Wendy Cooling - illustrated by Piet Grobler
Both beautiful and purposeful this is a beautiful collection of poems celebrating the wonderful attributes of nature and spurring children on to thinking about how best to keep all living things on the planet safe. Taken from around the world,...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/03/2010
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The Bedtime Collection
Wendy Cooling
A visual treat, this is a rich collection of original stories, rhymes and pictures from some of the best-known and best-loved authors and illustrators of today including Jacqueline Wilson, Michael Morpurgo, Shirley Hughes, Quentin Blake and Malorie Blackman. Each of...
Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 03/09/2009
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