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Nicholas Allan - Author

Nicholas Allan studied Fine Art at the Slade and has completed an MA in creative writing at the University of East Anglia. His highly original picture books have won him several awards including the Sheffield Children's Book Award for The Queen's Knickers and the Federation of Children's Books Best Picture Book Award for Demon Teddy. He lives in Lambeth in a converted pub.

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The Queen's Knickers
Nicholas Allan
It's a busy year for the Queen - she has lots of important events to attend. Meanwhile, a little girl is wondering what knickers. Her Majesty will choose to wear on a school visit! Will they be her at home...
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Format: Paperback | Released 26/04/2012
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Where Willy Went
Nicholas Allan
A funny and warm-spirited story of that difficult-to-answer question – how are babies made? Willy is just one sperm among many. He's hopeless at sums but very good at swimming. Willy practices and practices for the Great Swimming Race because...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/02/2006
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My Dad's the Best
Nicholas Allan
From the creator of The Queen's Knickers comes a hilarious and charming look at what makes each dad different, and why dads are the very best! This dad can't sing like a pop star or cook like a chef...but, he...
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Format: Paperback | Released 2015-05-07
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