Camilla de la Bedoyere - Author Picture

Camilla de la Bedoyere - Author

Camilla de la Bedoyere was a teacher for 10 years before she became a full-time non-fiction author. She studied Zoology and Geology at Bristol University, and has subsequently written or edited more than 250 books for children and adults, many of which aim to explain and explore the natural world and our relationship with it Camilla is a specialist literacy teacher at a London high school, developing reading skills and encouraging a love of learning through books.

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Beasties in My Backyard
Camilla de la Bedoyere
Stunning images from scanning electron microscopes give a close-up view of incredible minibeasts, revealing every hair on the back of a flea, the beautiful scales on a moth's wing, and the amazing compound eye of a fly. Discover what a...
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Format: Paperback | Released 22/02/2016
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What If a... Could a Monkey Waterski?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
Discover some amazing and unusual facts about monkeys in this imaginative book full of humorous scenarios that children can relate to. Using everyday activities as a comparison, children find out more about the lives of monkeys in the wild. Highly...
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Format: Hardback | Released 22/02/2016
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Splash
Camilla de la Bedoyere
Splash! Playing in water is great fun, for animals as well as humans, but of course there are other reasons for animals to go into water. Divided into four different sections – ocean, water-hole, river and pond – this book...
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Format: Paperback | Released 17/08/2015
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Would an Elephant Enjoy the Seaside?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
This bright, attractive book, part of an innovative non-fiction series, imagines elephants in everyday situations to convey information about the animals in a clever and highly memorable way. For example, what would happen if an elephant went to school? Well,...
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Format: Hardback | Released 17/08/2015
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I Love: Dad
Camilla de la Bedoyere
This endearing book explores father and child relationships between animals, ranging from mischievous monkeys to loud lions. I Love Dad perfectly captures these moments and features fascinating animal facts too.
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Format: Paperback | Released 18/05/2015
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Beautiful Beasts
Camilla de la Bedoyere
Large and extremely handsome, this book brings together a host of extraordinary creatures, past and present, on beautifully illustrated double page spreads. Prehistoric monsters share pages with their modern descendants, grouped under intriguing headings: Strange Spikes for example features a...
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Format: Hardback | Released 15/04/2015
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Could A Penguin Ride a Bike?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
An attractive picture book which is also a highly informative information book. It includes lots of fun questions about what a penguin might do if it suddenly turned up in the young reader's world. How would a penguin swim in...
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Format: Paperback | Released 16/03/2015
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Could an Octopus Climb a Sky Scraper?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
Could An Octopus Climb A Skyscraper will be sure to keep young readers entertained whilst also helping them to understand and retain animal facts. A fun and engaging introduction into the life of an Octopus. Following on from the popular...
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Format: Paperback | Released 16/03/2015
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Could a Shark Do Gymnastics?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
This bright, attractive looking book takes a quirky approach to natural history. Colourful artwork and higgledy-piggledy type create outlandish scenarios to explore animal characteristics. Children will love the absurdity of questions such as ‘Could a shark do gymnastics?' Or ‘What...
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Format: Hardback | Released 16/02/2015
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Could a Whale Swim to the Moon?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
Part of a fun and informative series (see also Could a Shark Do Gymnastics?) this book imagines a whale in some pretty bizarre situations: trying karaoke for example, and flying through the air strapped underneath an aeroplane! It's a...
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Format: Hardback | Released 16/02/2015
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Animals
Camilla de la Bedoyere
One of our Books of the Year 2014 - September 2014 Book of the Month A bumper book of stunning animal pictures classifying all kinds of creatures according to species, colour or habitat. Produced in a striking large format this...
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Format: Hardback | Released 15/09/2014
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Could a Penguin Ride a Bike?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
September 2014 Book of the Month An attractive picture book which is also a highly informative information book. It includes lots of fun questions about what a penguin might do if it suddenly turned up in the young reader's world....
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Format: Hardback | Released 18/08/2014
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Could an Octopus Climb a Sky Scraper?
Camilla de la Bedoyere - illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
Could An Octopus Climb A Skyscraper will be sure to keep young readers entertained whilst also helping them to understand and retain animal facts. A fun and engaging introduction into the life of an Octopus. From the 'What If A....'...
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Format: Hardback | Released 18/08/2014
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