Alexis Deacon - Author Picture

Alexis Deacon - Author

Alexis Deacon graduated in 2001 from the University of Brighton, where he studied Illustration, Alexis Deacon's first picture book Slow Loris (2002) was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award. His second Beegu (2003) was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. In 2008, he was chosen as one of the ten Best New Illustrators as part of the Booktrust's Big Picture Campaign. He lives in South East London.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Alexis Deacon

Reader ReviewedI am Henry Finch
Alexis Deacon - illustrated by Viviane Schwarz
A Reader Review Panel Pick of the Year 2015 - chosen by Sam Radford, aged 5 - January 2015 Book of the Month All finches make a lot of noise! Henry Finch has grown up with a terrible racket all around...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/01/2015
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Cheese Belongs to You!
Alexis Deacon - illustrated by Viviane Schwarz
The creator of Beegu is back with a hilarious new story about who owns cheese – and a lot more! According to Rat Law, if any rat has the cheese, he owns the cheese – unless another bigger, stronger, scarier,...
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Format: Hardback | Released 07/03/2013
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A Place to Call Home
Alexis Deacon - illustrated by Viviane Schwarz
Shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2011. This award-winning author and illustrator pair have created a brilliant book celebrating the bravery of leaving home. When their tiny hole of a home becomes too small for them, seven furry brothers...
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Format: Hardback | Released 02/05/2011
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Beegu
Alexis Deacon
Beegu isn't supposed to be on Earth. She is lost. She is a friendly little creature, but the Earth People don't seem very welcoming at all. However, so far she has only met the 'big' ones. The little ones are...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/07/2004
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