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Clara Vulliamy - Illustrator

About the Illustrator

Clara Vulliamy was born in London and studied at Chelsea School of Art, The Ruskin and the Royal Academy. She is the daughter of the celebrated author-illustrator Shirley Hughes and began illustrating picture books when she had her own children. She has since written and illustrated many stories, sometimes collaborating with her mother. She lives in Twickenham, with her husband and their daughters, Leah and Martha.

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Featured books by Clara Vulliamy

Other books by Clara Vulliamy

Picking Pickle Which dog will you choose?

Picking Pickle Which dog will you choose?

Author: Polly Faber Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/06/2018

From the star writer and illustrator team of the Mango & Bambang series comes a funny, heartwarming picture book all about choosing the right dog. It can be a pickle to pick the right dog. Take a guided tour of the dogs' home with one characterful canine - he's been there the longest and knows everyone, so he'll make sure you bring home the perfect companion. Will it be hungry Harvey, who eats everything? Or clever Dumpling, who can chew through the crossword in record time? Or sporty Boo-Boo, as bouncy as a ball? How about Poochy Petunia Wuffles-Winstanley, the poshest pet in the pound? Oh it's so hard to choose. What a pickle! With gorgeous illustrations from Clara Vulliamy, and laugh-out-loud text from Polly Faber, this book is guaranteed to be your favourite, whichever dog you choose!

Mary in America

Mary in America

Author: Gwynedd Rae Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/10/2017

Mary Plain is off on another adventure with her friend, Owl Man - this time to America! Join her as she wins first prize, stars in a parade in New York, catches some crooks, chases a high-speed train, rescues a small boy from drowning and becomes a Hollywood star! Gwynedd Rae's enchanting Mary Plain stories have an enduring, timeless appeal and Clara Vulliamy's fresh, funny and energetic illustrations introduces Mary Plain and friends to a whole new generation of readers. This fresh new hardback edition has a sparkly polka dot cover and brand-new black and white artwork by renowned illustrator Clara Vulliamy. The book also includes a new heart-warming introduction from Clara Vulliamy about what the books mean to her. `Clara Vulliamy's joyous fuzzy-furred pictures are a perfect match for these down-to-earth tales' - The Guardian Welsh author Gwynedd Rae (1892-1977) was the creator of the much-loved Mary Plain series. The first book in the series, Mostly Mary, was published in 1930 and the last, Mary Plain's Whodunnit, was published in 1965. The series includes 14 books about Mary's adventures. Clara Vulliamy has illustrated over 35 children's books and has been published by HarperCollins, Orchard Books, Random House, Walker Books and Kingfisher. She is the daughter of author and illustrator, Shirley Hughes and together they created the Dixie O'Day series. She lives in Twickenham with her husband and has two grown-up daughters.

Dixie O'Day: Up, Up and Away!

Dixie O'Day: Up, Up and Away!

Author: Shirley Hughes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/01/2016

Dixie, Percy and their new friend, Ariel, are off on an adventure in the clouds. Making a speedy getaway from their archenemy Lou Ella, they find themselves soaring away in a hot-air balloon! But there are stormy skies ahead... Be swept away with Dixie and Percy in an action-packed airborne escapade from mother-daughter pairing Shirley Hughes and Clara Vulliamy. These first chapter books have one chapter for each night of the week and are full of maps, extra activities, and everything needed to empower a new reader. A witty and beautifully designed series for emerging readers THE SUNDAY TIMES

Dixie O'Day and the Haunted House

Dixie O'Day and the Haunted House

Author: Shirley Hughes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/09/2015

A dark and stormy night, a camping trip gone awry, and an old house which looks like it might be ... haunted? Dixie and Percy need to stick together in this mysterious adventure full of scrapes, peril, and spooky goings-on! These first chapter books from mother-daughter pairing Shirley Hughes and Clara Vulliamy have one chapter for each night of the week and are full of maps, and fun extra activities. A witty and beautifully designed series for emerging readers THE SUNDAY TIMES

Dixie O'Day and the Haunted House

Dixie O'Day and the Haunted House

Author: Shirley Hughes Format: Hardback Release Date: 24/09/2015

A dark and stormy night, a camping trip gone awry, and an old house which looks like it might be ... haunted? Dixie and Percy need to stick together in this mysterious adventure full of scrapes, peril, and spooky goings-on! These first chapter books from mother-daughter pairing Shirley Hughes and Clara Vulliamy have one chapter for each night of the week and are full of maps, and fun extra activities. A witty and beautifully designed series for emerging readers THE SUNDAY TIMES

Dixie O'Day: Up, Up and Away!

Dixie O'Day: Up, Up and Away!

Author: Shirley Hughes Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/03/2015

Dixie, Percy and their new friend, Ariel, are off on an adventure in the clouds. Making a speedy getaway from their archenemy Lou Ella, they find themselves soaring away in a hot-air balloon! But there are stormy skies ahead... Be swept away with Dixie and Percy in an action-packed airborne escapade from mother-daughter pairing Shirley Hughes and Clara Vulliamy. These first chapter books have one chapter for each night of the week and are full of maps, extra activities, and everything needed to empower a new reader. A witty and beautifully designed series for emerging readers THE SUNDAY TIMES

Dixie O'Day and the Great Diamond Robbery

Dixie O'Day and the Great Diamond Robbery

Author: Shirley Hughes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2015

Dixie O'Day and his best friend Percy are off on holiday, and drive straight into adventure! Peaches Miaow, the fabulous pop star, has her pricelss diamond necklace stolen from the Hotel Splendide in the crime of the century. Can Dixie and Percy track down the sinister figures at the heart of the mystery? Pack your bags for a thrilling trip filled with glamourpusses, cat burglars and seaside fun in this gorgeous chapter book with a chapter for each night of the week, as well as plenty of exciting extra material.

Dixie O'Day: In The Fast Lane

Dixie O'Day: In The Fast Lane

Author: Shirley Hughes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/05/2014

Introducing Dixie O'Day and also, of course, his friend Percy! This dashing duo are always getting into adventures - here they enter the All-Day Car Race little knowing what is ahead of them! Dixie and Percy run into all sorts of peril, as does their arch enemy, Lou Ella. But who will win, and will Lou Ella get her comeuppance?

Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane

Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane

5+ readers 7+ readers

Author: Shirley Hughes Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/08/2013

Dixie and Percy run into all sorts of peril, as does their arch enemy, Lou Ella. But who will win, and will Lou Ella get her comeuppance?

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The Big Milly-Molly-Mandy Storybook

The Big Milly-Molly-Mandy Storybook

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/09/2007

Milly-Molly-Mandy's cheerful character - and her pink candy-striped dress - have enchanted generations of readers. This deluxe slipcase with two audio CDs includes eight charming stories about the familiar situations and small dilemmas that make up a child's world. Warm colour illustrations inspired by the original drawings bring Milly- Molly-Mandy's bygone era to life for a new generation of children.

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