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Arthur Robins - Illustrator

Arthur Robins is an enormously popular cartoonist and illustrator. He has illustrated best-selling books by Laurence Anholt, Michael Rosen and Martin Waddell amongst others and even produced stamps for the Royal Mail. Arthur lives in Surrey, near his two grown-up daughters.

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Macavity's Not There! A Lift-the-Flap Book
T. S. Eliot - illustrated by Arthur Robins
Young readers will love searching for the mischievous, mystery cat Macavity as they peek under the flaps to hunt for the cat who's never there, following the clues until they discover the feisty feline himself. In Faber's first lift-the-flap book, the...
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Format: Board book | Released 06/04/2017
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Jellicle Cats
T. S. Eliot - illustrated by Arthur Robins
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month March 2017 T.S Eliot's best-loved verses, originally published in an anthology, work brilliantly singly in this attractive series of picture books. In Jellicle Cats Arthur Robins captures the wit of the delightful nonsense...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/02/2017
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Macavity's Not There! A Lift-the-Flap Book
T. S. Eliot - illustrated by Arthur Robins
July 2016 Book of the Month Young readers will love searching for the mischievous, mystery cat Macavity as they peek under the flaps to hunt for the cat who's never there, following the clues until they discover the feisty feline...
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Format: Hardback | Released 07/07/2016
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Skimbleshanks The Railway Cat
T. S. Eliot - illustrated by Arthur Robins
Arthur Robins's scratchy illustrations are full of humour and he's proving to be the perfect partner for T.S. Eliot. Skimbleshanks is the third of the Old Possum poems Robins has illustrated and it's another rousing success. The world Eliot describes...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/11/2015
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Mr Mistoffelees The Conjuring Cat
T. S. Eliot - illustrated by Arthur Robins
With magic tricks, incredible illusions and astonishing spectacles, both old and new fans will adore meeting the conjuring cat, Mr Mistoffelees, the second of the Old Possum's illustrated picture books. Arthur Robins brings this magical cat bursting to life. A...
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Format: Paperback | Released 09/04/2015
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Nonsense Limericks
Edward Lear - illustrated by Arthur Robins
An attractive volume of Edward Lear's best-loved and timeless limericks all of which are brilliantly realised in Arthur Robins witty illustrations. The collection opens with: “There was an Old Man with a beard,/ Who said, “It is just as I...
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Format: Hardback | Released 06/11/2014
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Macavity!
T. S. Eliot - illustrated by Arthur Robins
Shortlisted for The Bookseller's Book of the Year The slippery exploits of Macavity, just one of the much-loved cats from the classic Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, is vividly captured in the cheerful illustrations in this picture-book version.
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/05/2014
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The Only Child Club
Anne Fine - illustrated by Arthur Robins
What do you miss when you don't have siblings? This book aims to find out through a brilliant story of friendship between 3 only kids but acting like siblings; including the good and bad things about having to compete or...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/03/2014
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The Only Child Club
Anne Fine - illustrated by Arthur Robins
What do you miss when you don't have siblings? This book aims to find out through a brilliant story of friendship between 3 only kids but acting like siblings; including the good and bad things about having to compete or...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/08/2013
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Downtown Dinosaurs: Dinosaur Olympics
Jeanne Willis - illustrated by Arthur Robins
Daft dinosaurs create delightfully madcap fun in this hilarious family saga with a difference. When gang warfare between Darwin the stegosaurus and T Rex Flint Beastwood breaks out, the exuberant mayor Boris comes up with a great plan. Why not...
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Format: Paperback | Released 24/02/2012
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