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Debi Gliori - Author

Debi started writing children's books in 1976, then attended art school in Edinburgh from 1979 to 1984. She received a travelling scholarship award to go to Milan, and worked as a freelance from 1984 onwards. She lives and works in Scotland, and her studio is situated in a thirteenth-century herb garden. She now has four children and her book No Matter What is dedicated to them. Debi Gliori is the author/illustrator of many books for children including Mr Bear, the winner of a Children's Book Award.

DEBI GLIORI is the award-winning author and illustrator of many Bloomsbury picture books including the Alfie series, The Trouble with Dragons, Dragon Love Penguin and the bestselling No Matter What. She has sold more than half a million books in the UK alone.

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Goodnight World
Debi Gliori
It's hard to think of a more perfect bedtime book than Goodnight World. The sun is going down and the world is getting ready to go to sleep. ‘Goodnight' says the text to trucks and cars and planes, to shadows...
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Format: Hardback | Released 03/11/2016
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A Hebridean Alphabet
Debi Gliori
Award-winning author and illustrator Debi Gliori obviously loves the Hebrides and shows readers just what is so special about these rugged islands in this beautiful picture book. In the guise of an alphabet book she takes readers exploring in the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 23/06/2016
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Tobermory 1, 2, 3
Debi Gliori
Already the star of The Tobermory Cat this handsome ginger cat is now back for second story which is also a counting book. Having woken up hungry, The Tobermory Cat is searching for something delicious to eat. What will he...
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Format: Hardback | Released 06/10/2014
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The Tobermory Cat
Debi Gliori
Once upon a time…best-selling illustrator Debi Gliori tells a witty story about cats poking fun at fame and asking if it really has any merit. All the towns on Mull have cats with special attributes, such as being able to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/07/2013
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What's the Time, Mr Wolf?
Debi Gliori
Shortlisted for the 2013 Scottish Children's Book Award - September 2012 Book of the Month This enchantingly original story inspired by the well-known playground tag game, this is also perfect for practising telling the time. Mr Wolf is revealed to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 09/05/2013
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The Tobermory Cat
Debi Gliori
Once upon a time…best-selling illustrator Debi Gliori tells a witty story about cats poking fun at fame and asking if it really has any merit. All the towns on Mull have cats with special attributes, such as being able to...
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Format: Hardback | Released 30/11/2012
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What's the Time, Mr Wolf?
Debi Gliori
Shortlisted for the 2013 Scottish Children's Book Award - September 2012 Book of the Month This enchantingly original story inspired by the well-known playground tag game, this is also perfect for practising telling the time. Mr Wolf is revealed to...
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Format: Hardback | Released 13/09/2012
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The Scariest Thing of All
Debi Gliori
A perfect story to settle all anxieties and reassure all fears. Witty, tender and beautifully illustrated, this story of Pip, a very small creature with a very big list of things that are scary, is a joy to read. Pip...
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Format: Hardback | Released 17/10/2011
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Stormy Weather
Debi Gliori
Shortlisted for the Scottish Book Award 2010. A glorious affirmation of how love of all kinds provides protection against the elements. Across stunning double page spreads winds blow, seas toss and turn and snow falls but whatever the weather, babies...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/09/2010
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Stormy Weather
Debi Gliori
A glorious affirmation of how love of all kinds provides protection against the elements. Across stunning double page spreads winds blow, seas toss and turn and snow falls but whatever the weather, babies are cuddled close and warm by their...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/10/2009
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Witch Baby and Me After Dark
Debi Gliori
3 +. Full of Debi Gliori's trademark quirky wit with larger than life characters and almost life-like illustrations that brilliantly capture their expressions and feelings. It's Halloween and Witch Baby is off trick or treating but she's lost her dog....
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/10/2009
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The Trouble With Dragons
Debi Gliori
A cautionary tale for readers young and old about the use and misuse of the planet, featuring dragons. Accessible and fun it is both beautiful and timely and will teach the reader about caring and sharing and working together. ...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/07/2009
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Witch Baby And Me At School
Debi Gliori
Little Daisy may look sweet but to her older sister Lily she is…Something Else. Not for nothing is she known in the family as Witch Baby; Lily knows that Witch Baby can cast spells. When Lily starts a new school,...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/01/2009
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The Trouble With Dragons
Debi Gliori
A cautionary tale for readers young and old about the use and misuse of the planet, featuring dragons. Accessible and fun it is both beautiful and timely and will teach the reader about caring and sharing and working together.
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Format: Hardback | Released 06/10/2008
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Deep Fear
Debi Gliori
Terrifically original, exciting and inventive this is the final part of the Pure Dead series. It is an epic tale of a final battle between good and evil that's both full of humour and magic. Rest assured its one of...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/04/2007
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Mr Bear Says I Love You
Debi Gliori
Warm and loving, Mr Bear introduces all the things he likes and ends with what he loves best of all – his own little baby. Lovely bright illustrations in a slim-line, easy to hold board book. If you're looking...
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Format: Board Book | Released 01/02/2007
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No Matter What
Debi Gliori
Large shows Small that love is there ‘no matter what' in this robust board book edition of a classic picture book. Small tests his mother with every possibility that might cause her not to love him but her love is...
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Format: Board Book | Released 03/10/2005
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Author Info

Author's Website

www.debiglioribooks.com/

Author's Blog

fiddleandpins.blogspot.com/

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