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Rebecca Elliott - Author

About the Author

Always the eternal daydreamer and doodler Rebecca Elliott's school project from the age of six has in it the line “When I grow up I want to be a writer and an artist”. After a brief trip into a more serious life involving gaining a degree in Philosophy followed by an insanely dull office job Rebecca returned to her childhood career plans.

Since 2002 she has written and illustrated dozens of children’s picture books including, Cub’s First Winter, Naked Trevor , The Last Tiger, Milo’s Pet Egg and Zoo Girl which was nominated for the 2012 Kate Greenaway Medal. She has also written about her own children, one of whom has severe special needs, in her books Just Because and Sometimes which have been met with accolades from former children’s laureates Jacqueline Wilson and Michael Rosen, five star reviews and much media coverage from, amongst others, The Independent and Radio 2.

Rebecca also teaches adult courses on writing and illustrating children’s books, regularly visits schools and runs workshops for children at events including the Edinburgh Literary Festival.

She lives in Suffolk with her ‘inspirations’ - her husband Matthew, a history teacher, and three children, Clementine, Toby and Benjamin and continues to spend her days doodling and daydreaming.

Featured books by Rebecca Elliott

Other books by Rebecca Elliott

Pretty Funny

Pretty Funny

Author: Rebecca Elliott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/03/2020

This book is filled with loveable characters, witty dialogue and proper LOLS which made recording the audiobook hard - because I kept giggling! Sharon Rooney Does anyone ever really want to 'fall' in love? Knowing me I'll just trip over it and graze my knee on the gravel of humiliation. Haylah Swinton is fairly confident she's brilliant at being a girl. She's an ace best friend, a loving daughter, and an INCREDIBLY patient sister to her four-year-old total nutter of a brother, Noah. But she has a secret. She wants to be a stand-up comedian, but she's pretty sure girls like her - big girls, girls who don't get all the boys, girls who a lot of people don't see - don't belong on stage. That hasn't stopped her dreaming though, and when the seemingly perfect opportunity to write routines for older, cooler, impossibly funny Leo arises . . . well, what's a girl to do? But is Leo quite an interested in helping Haylah as he says he is? Will Haylah ever find the courage to step into the spotlight herself? And when oh when will people stop telling her she's 'funny for a girl'?!

Among the Trees

Among the Trees

Author: Rebecca Elliott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/09/2019

On the Farm

On the Farm

Author: Rebecca Elliott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/09/2019

In the Wild

In the Wild

Author: Rebecca Elliott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/09/2019

In the Sea

In the Sea

Author: Rebecca Elliott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/09/2019

Dalmatian in a Digger

Dalmatian in a Digger

Author: Rebecca Elliott Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/02/2017

Dugger! Dugger! Dugger! What's that noise? It's the booming sound of big construction vehicles, and Little Dalmatian is determined to find out what they are building in this energetic picture book from Rebecca Elliott.

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