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Naomi Howarth - Author

Naomi Howarth was born and brought up in Edinburgh, Scotland, and studied Costume for Performance at the London College of Fashion, where she graduated with a First in 2010. She worked in the film industry for eighteen months before deciding to pursue a career in illustration. In 2014 she was mentored by Catherine Rayner as part of Booktrust Scotland's Picture Hooks scheme. Naomi's illustrations combine lithography with watercolour, and she has a strong interest in myth, legend and folklore. The Crow's Tale is her first published book. Her second book, Tug of War, was published in 2017 by Frances Lincoln Children's Books. Naomi lives on a houseboat in west London.

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Tug of War
Naomi Howarth
August 2017 Book of the Month The gorgeous second book from the Waterstones Childrens Book Prize shortlisted author Naomi Howarth. A funny, heartwarming retelling of this well-known folk tale teaches that wit and wisdom are more important than size and physical...
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Format: Hardback | Released 03/08/2017
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The Crow's Tale
Naomi Howarth
Longlisted for the inaugural Klaus Flugge Prize, an important new illustration prize for children's books. March 2015 Debut of the Month Inspired by a Lenape Native American myth, this beautiful debut picture book shows how courage and kindness are what...
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/02/2016
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