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Kate Agnew - Author

Kate Agnew is the consultant for the Banana series. She manages a children’s bookshop, is the UK consultant extraordinaire for PaperTigers and also writes articles and reviews of children’s books for the Guardian, the Times Educational Supplement, Young Book Trust, the Bookseller, and the Big Guide to Irish children’s books. She is also a reader for the French Gallimard, an editor for the Swiss-American North South, was one of the biggest contributors to the Cambridge Guide to Children’s Literature, and has been a judge for book prizes including the Smarties prize.

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Green Bananas: Dinosaur Disasters
Kate Agnew - illustrated by Anna Jones
Containing three related short stories with the theme of a dinosaur packed day - dinosaurs in the museum, in the soup (!) and cooking with dad. The book is aimed at first readers and those children who are beginning to...
Lovereading Price: £3.99 - Saving £1.00 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2010
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Green Bananas: Shout, Show and Tell!
Kate Agnew - illustrated by Lydia Monks
Containing three related short stories in and around the classrom for first readers this book is ideal for children who are beginning to want to read longer stories than those in most picture books. There is only a small amount...
Lovereading Price: £3.99 - Saving £1.00 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 06/09/2004
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