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John Grant - Author

John Grant originally invented Littlenose to entertain his children, but it went on to become a global success. He wrote and illustrated over 13 Littlenose books between 1968 and 1993 (published by Hodder and BBC books).

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Littlenose Collection: The Explorer
John Grant - illustrated by Ross Collins
Follow Littlenose the caveboy, where things are never calm for long in this naughty caveboy's world. Littlenose is a charming character with an irrepressible sense of adventure and Two-Eyes, his pet mammoth (and partner in crime) in this collection comprising...
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Format: Paperback | Released 24/04/2014
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Littlenose The Leader
John Grant
Five entertaining and easy to read adventure stories about a young hunter. Littlenose lives at the time of the woolly mammoths; he has to be brave to survive. But can he be brave enough to be a leader? Littlenose is...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/04/2008
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Littlenose The Explorer
John Grant
Another enchanting tale starring everybody's favourite Neanderthal boy. Littlenose this time goes exploring through the ice age and comes into contact with dinosaurs, mammoths, Polar Bears and a whole host of other characters to keep littlenose in trouble and...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/09/2007
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Littlenose The Joker
John Grant
Littlenose is a cave boy who, together with his pet mammoth Two-Eyes, is always up to some kind of mischief. This time they find all kinds of special tricks to liven up Crocus Day, a Neanderthal version of April Fool's...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/04/2007
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Littlenose the Hero
John Grant
Littlenose is an absolutely delightful character for readers just starting out that will ensure they get hooked on reading. His irrepressible sense of adventure will strike a chord with every boy, particularly when he becomes a hero by...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/05/2006
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Littlenose the Hunter
John Grant
We introduced Littlenose to you last month and we hope you enjoyed his escapades. Here in Littlenose the Hunter he gets himself into all sorts of trouble with his friends and family and not least with Two-Eyes, his friendly mammoth. ...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/05/2006
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