Reading Planet - We Won the Cup! - Blue: Galaxy by Simon Bartram
  

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Reading Planet - We Won the Cup! - Blue: Galaxy by Simon Bartram

Galaxy reading books are a wonderful collection of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and plays to capture the interest of every child, helping to develop a life-long love of reading. It's the cup final and Liam has just scored the winning goal! Now it's time to take the photo of the winning team with the trophy, but somebody is missing ...We can't take the photo without EVERYONE who helped the team to win! Reading age: 5-6 years

About the Author

Simon Bartram

Simon was our Guest Editor in September 2010. Click here to see all his selections.

Simon Bartram is one of the most talented picture book illustrators and authors working today. He realised very early on that he wanted to be an illustrator as he always loved drawing and was an avid consumer of comics. His  first illustration was for Roy of the Rovers when he was eleven. He graduated from Birmingham Polytechnic with a  first class degree in illustration in 1990, and his art style is heavily in uenced by artists such as Peter Blake, Stanley Spencer and Reg Cartwright. Simon has been shortlisted for several major illustration awards including The Mother Goose in 1999 and the Kate Greenaway Award twice.

This is what the Art Director at Templar, his publisher, has said about him:

'Simon is wonderfully bonkers, and as British as a mini pork pie. he is a unique voice in children's publishing and his books have a refreshingly 'real' heart and natural character. He's one of the best British illustrators in the universe!'

Simon is a mad keen football fan and supporter of Sunderland. He lives in
Newcastle with his wife Nicola and their son. Simon’s other books for Templar include: Pumpkin Moon, A Winter’s Tale, Dougal’s Deep-Sea Diary, The Alien Spotters Guide and Watch Out for Sprouts.

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Format

Paperback
16 pages

Author

Simon Bartram
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Author's Website

www.simonbartram.com

Publisher

Hodder Education

Publication date

28th October 2016

ISBN

9781471879654


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