Neal Layton - Author Picture

Neal Layton - Author

Neal was born in Chichester in 1971. He wanted to be an astronomer, but then decided that he would become an artist instead. So in 1990 he took a Foundation course in Art and Design at Northbrook College of Art and Design, he then went on to do a BA in Graphic Design at the University of Northumbria at Newcastle. Neal graduated with special commendations for his course work and final project. In 1995 he studied for an Illustration MA at Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design, where he gained a Distinction. He has illustrated a number of books for Bloomsbury: Wicked Poems, Howler, Zartog’s Remote, Nothing Scares Us, Rover and The Photo, of which he is also the author.

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The Tree
Neal Layton
A tree stands on a hillside in the sun. It's tall and strong, but ominously next to it a sign reads ‘land sold'. A close-up shows a nest up in the branches, the next page reveals a drey with squirrel...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/05/2016
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Mammoth Academy 2 - In Trouble
Neal Layton
Second in a great series that's full of warmth and wit for young children just starting on the reading road. Terrific adventures ensue at the Mammoth Academy. Chaotic and wacky, the mammoths are always getting themselves into all sorts of...
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Format: Paperback | Released 19/07/2007
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Story Of Everything
Neal Layton
Children will love this for its pop-ups and flaps etc but more importantly in a terrifically fun way will educate them about the world and about life and that there is more to the world than what you can see...
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Format: Hardback | Released 19/10/2006
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Mammoth Academy
Neal Layton
Full of warmth and humour this is the first in a brilliant new young series for those just beginning to enjoy the adventure of reading alone. Mammoths rule the world but humans may be coming a cause for...
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Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 07/09/2006
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Bartholomew and the Bug
Neal Layton
Peaceful Bartholomew Bear leads a quiet life watching the sun go down and contemplating the calm around him. But then the Bug turns up. The Bug has no time for contemplation. A creature in a hurry, he thirsts for the...
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Format: Paperback | Released 14/07/2005
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