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Patricia Hegarty - Author

Patricia Hegarty began working in children's publishing more years than she cares to remember and is now Editorial Director at CaterpillarBooks. As an editor she has worked on titles ranging from atlases to animal pop-ups, craft kits to crazy mazes and sticker books to secret diaries.

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We Are Family
Patricia Hegarty - illustrated by Ryan Wheatcroft
‘Money doesn't matter, nor colour, creed, nor name - /In each and every family, the love we feel's the same': these are the concluding lines and the overriding theme of this attractive picture book. Over busy, vibrant pages a number...
Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 11/01/2018
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Above and Below
Patricia Hegarty - illustrated by Hanako Clulow
Children are invited to explore eight different habitats in this appealing and very attractive information book, clever split page design allows them to examine the creatures that live there both above and below ground or sea and it also deftly...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/05/2017
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Bug Bear
Patricia Hegarty - illustrated by Carmen Saldana
‘Down in the forest as Bear had a doze/ A small stripy bug came and sat on his nose', and so Bear's troubles begin. He really doesn't want to become home to this troublesome, if extremely cheerful and friendly bug....
Lovereading Price: £8.79 - Saving £2.20 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/05/2017
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Animal Journeys
Patricia Hegarty - illustrated by Jessica Courtney-Tickle
Starting with the Arctic tern, which makes the longest migration of any creature, an astonishing 91,600km (57,000 mi) this journal-sized book is full of information on extraordinary feats of the animal world. It describes more amazing migrations, via land, sea...
Lovereading Price: £7.99 - Saving £2.00 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 09/02/2017
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Above and Below
Patricia Hegarty - illustrated by Hanako Clulow
Children are invited to explore eight different habitats in this appealing and very attractive information book, clever split page design allows them to examine the creatures that live there both above and below ground or sea and it also deftly...
Lovereading Price: £9.59 - Saving £2.40 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Novelty book | Released 05/05/2016
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