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Gavin Puckett - Author

Gavin Puckett lives in South Wales with his wife, his young son and their cat, George. He spends his days working as a school liaison officer with the police and won the Greenhouse Funny Prize in 2013 with his debut book, Murray the Horse.

He has since gone on to write more horsey adventures as part of a humorous rhyming series called ‘Fables from the Stables.’ When he’s not writing, he spends most of his time thinking of things to write, taking penalty shots against his football-mad son and spelling his last name to people. His favourite word is bibliobibuli and he was once bitten by a squirrel when he was twelve.

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Murray the Race Horse
Gavin Puckett - illustrated by Tor Freeman
Murray comes from a family of champion racehorses and dreams of winning trophies. But there's a problem: he's just not fast. The other horses laugh at him until one amazing day his dreams come true, though in a totally unexpected...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 04/05/2017
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Colin the Cart Horse
Gavin Puckett - illustrated by Tor Freeman
A charming rhyming story about a well-meaning horse whose change in feed leads to disastrous, smelly, and hilarious consequences… Colin has always worked very hard at the farm, ploughing the fields and eating lots of hay to provide manure for...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2016
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Murray the Horse
Gavin Puckett - illustrated by Frank Rodgers
Murray comes from a family of champion racehorses and dreams of winning trophies. But there's a problem: he's just not fast. The other horses laugh at him until one amazing day his dreams come true, though in a totally unexpected...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 04/06/2015
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www.gavinpuckett.co.uk/

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