Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom - Author Picture

Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom - Authors

Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom have been writing and illustrating children's books together for over fifteen years. Specialising in fun, lively non-fiction picture books, they have perfected their unique approach, sharing the illustrations between them and mixing up words and pictures in all sorts of inventive and delightful ways. They have won numerous awards and their books are published internationally in over 15 languages.

Mick and Brita live in the Scottish Borders and have 4 sons.

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The Beatles
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom - illustrated by Brita Granstrom, Mick Manning
The most famous band in history is brought to life in this illustrated history of their life and times. The stories of the ‘fab four' as schoolboys from the years before they met through how they got together and set...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/09/2014
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Charles Dickens Scenes from an Extraordinary Life
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
The eventful ups and downs of the life of Charles Dickens, the best-selling author of his day, are told in words and pictures in this excellent introduction to the man and his works. Many of the scenes that Dickens includes...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/08/2014
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Taff in the WAAF
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
Winner of The English Association 4-11 Book Awards - Key Stage 2 Non-Fiction A companion to the successful and innovative Tail-End Charlie, about Mick's father's life in the RAF in World War II, Taff in the WAAF tells...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/02/2013
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Nature Adventures
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
Nature Adventures is a treasure trove of activities, information, observation, pictures and poetry, featuring habits from town and city, woodland and hedgerow to ponds and rivers, moorland and seaside. This unique and inspirational book will encourage families everywhere to go...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2012
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Charles Dickens Scenes from an Extraordinary Life
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
The eventful ups and downs of the life of Charles Dickens, the best-selling author of his day, are told in words and pictures in this excellent introduction to the man and his works. Many of the scenes that Dickens includes...
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Format: Hardback | Released 27/10/2011
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Woolly Mammoth
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
The lyrical text gives an emotional insight into the world of the woolly mammoths and is accompanied by an illustrative fact strip giving more information on how we know about the lives of Mammoths today, taken from the very latest...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/04/2011
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Nature Adventures
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
Nature Adventures is a treasure trove of activities, information, observation, pictures and poetry, featuring habits from town and city, woodland and hedgerow to ponds and rivers, moorland and seaside. This unique and inspirational book will encourage families everywhere to go...
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Format: Hardback | Released 03/03/2011
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What Mr Darwin Saw
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
This picture reference book provides an absolutely terrific insight into one of the world's most famous scientists and is a great introduction to youngsters of an important piece of history. Darwin's adventure on the Beagle and his findings on the islands...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/04/2010
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Tail-end Charlie
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
Shortlisted for the 2010 Blue Peter 'Best Book with Facts' Award. Nominated for the Carnegie Medal 2010. As a boy, Mick Manning listened to his father's hair-raising tales about life as an RAF airgunner during the Second World War. Now,...
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Format: Paperback | Released 10/09/2009
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What Mr Darwin Saw
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
This picture reference book provides an absolutely terrific insight into one of the world's most famous scientists and is a great introduction to youngsters of an important piece of history. Darwin's adventure on the Beagle and his findings on the islands...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 11/02/2009
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Dino-Dinners
Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
Dinosaurs are loved and adored by all young children and this title is particularly special because it's not just full of bold and colourful illustrations but also packed with interesting snippets on which dinosaur eats what and where. Brilliantly put...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/07/2006
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