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Britta Teckentrup - Illustrator

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Sea A World Beneath the Waves

Sea A World Beneath the Waves

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/05/2019

Discover a world beneath the waves that is teeming with life, from tiny graceful seahorses to darting tropical fish and from electric eels to humpback whales. A colourful array of sea creatures is brought to life by award-winning illustrator Britta Teckentrup in this delightful peep-through picture book.

The Memory Tree

The Memory Tree

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/04/2019

A beautiful and heartfelt picture book to help children celebrate the memories left behind when a loved one dies. Fox has lived a long and happy life in the forest, but now he is tired. He lies down in his favourite clearing, and falls asleep for ever. Before long, Fox's friends begin to gather in the clearing. One by one, they tell stories of the special moments that they shared with Fox. And so, as they share their memories, a tree begins to grow, becoming bigger and stronger with each memory, sheltering and protecting all the animals in the forest, just as Fox did when he was alive. This gentle story about the loss of a loved one is perfect for sharing and will bring comfort to both children and parents.

How Big is Our Baby? A 9-month guide for soon-to-be siblings

How Big is Our Baby? A 9-month guide for soon-to-be siblings

Author: Smriti Prasadam-Halls Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/04/2019

When a new baby is on the way, siblings-to-be have lots of feelings and plenty of questions. But whether they're impatient, curious or a little worried, this friendly and reassuring guide explains each step of the pregnancy journey and helps little ones feel involved and excited. With a month-by-month approach that compares the size of the growing baby to something familiar to the young reader, such as a speck of sand at the seaside or an egg, readers also find out about how Baby is developing, from when the heart might first beat to when they'll be able to feel it kick. The book also includes information about how life might change once Baby arrives, and how exciting it will be to have a new baby brother or sister.

Get Out Of My Bath!

Get Out Of My Bath!

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 07/03/2019

Ellie the elephant loves to have fun in the bath but she's not the only one... Her fun is interrupted when a crocodile decides to join in followed by a flamingo, then a mouse and even a tiger! Poor Ellie's bath is ruined. What can she do? Suck all the water into her trunk of course! Ellie waits until the uninvited animals have left before squirting the water back. Finally Ellie can enjoy her bath in peace!

Leap Frog

Leap Frog

Author: Jane Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/02/2019

Felix is lost. The jungle can be a scary place for a tiny tree frog, and all the strange noises are making him just a little bit jumpy . . . It's time to find Felix a safe place to sleep . . . and might there be someone special to snuggle him down for the night?

Firefly Home

Firefly Home

Author: Jane Clarke Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/02/2019

There's no place like home, but poor Florence Firefly is lost, and there are so many bright lights shining in the night sky she doesn't know which way to go. She'll need some help to find her way back home. In this brilliant interactive picture book, children can help Florence on her journey by encouraging her to fly faster, suggesting which direction to take and making a wish.

Mole's Star

Mole's Star

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/01/2019

A magical, star-filled picture book about learning to share the wonders of our world. Every evening, Mole comes out of his burrow to watch the twinkling stars in the sky above. How he wishes he could have them for his very own! Then one night he sees a shooting star, and suddenly his wish comes true. There's just one problem: now that Mole's burrow is full of beautiful, shining stars, none of the other animals can enjoy them . . . Written and illustrated by the award-winning Britta Teckentrup, this beautiful picture book will spark conversations about sharing, friendship and using the resources of our world responsibly. Look out for more books from Britta Teckentrup: Little Mouse and the Red Wall The Memory Tree My Hand in Your Hand Never Take a Bear to School

Mole's Star

Mole's Star

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/10/2018

A magical, star-filled picture book about learning to share the wonders of our world. Every evening, Mole comes out of his burrow to watch the twinkling stars in the sky above. How he wishes he could have them for his very own! Then one night he sees a shooting star, and suddenly his wish comes true. There's just one problem: now that Mole's burrow is full of beautiful, shining stars, none of the other animals can enjoy them . . . Written and illustrated by the award-winning Britta Teckentrup, this beautiful picture book will spark conversations about sharing, friendship and using the resources of our world responsibly. Look out for more books from Britta Teckentrup: Little Mouse and the Red Wall The Memory Tree My Hand in Your Hand Never Take a Bear to School

Moon

Moon

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2018

Have you ever wondered why the moon shines in the night-time sky? As the moon waxes and wanes above, the world below is full of busy night-time creatures; from turtles laying their eggs on white sandy beaches, to migrating birds using the moon to navigate their way to sunnier climes. Turn the peek-through pages to see the moon change shape as it goes through the lunar cycle.

There are Fish Everywhere

There are Fish Everywhere

Author: Katie Haworth Format: Hardback Release Date: 23/08/2018

There are fish everywhere! Some of them live in fresh water, some of them live under ice, and some even live in the desert. There are Fish Everywhere is the first in a series of non-fiction books from Britta Teckentrup. Young readers will learn where in the world all sorts of animals can be found and all the weird and wonderful things that they never imagined were true. This is non-fiction with spark and personality from a much-loved illustrator.

Tree Seasons Come, Seasons Go

Tree Seasons Come, Seasons Go

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Board book Release Date: 01/08/2018

Explore the beauty of the changing seasons in this peek-through board book with beautiful artwork from Britta Teckentrup and accompanying rhyming text. Following the life-cycle of a tree through spring, summer, autumn and winter. Young children will easily learn to recognise the signs of the seasons with this simple yet striking board book.

Neon Leon

Neon Leon

Author: Jane Clarke Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/01/2018

Everyone knows that chameleons are the best at fitting in. But not Leon. Leon is neon! In fact, he's SO bright that he keeps all the other chameleons awake at night. But poor Leon is lonely, so he goes off in search of somewhere he can blend in. In this delightful interactive book, filled with vibrant neon artwork, children can help Leon on his journey by counting his steps, sending him to sleep and giving him lots of reassurance when he's feeling down. But will he ever find a place he can fit in...? Joyously written and illustrated - New Statesman

Firefly Home

Firefly Home

Author: Jane Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/01/2018

There's no place like home, but poor Florence Firefly is lost, and there are so many bright lights shining in the night sky she doesn't know which way to go. She'll need some help to find her way back home. In this brilliant interactive picture book, children can help Florence on her journey by encouraging her to fly faster, suggesting which direction to take and making a wish.

Britta Teckentrup's First Words

Britta Teckentrup's First Words

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 21/09/2017

Let's say hello to the animals at the zoo. One is tall and spotty, can you see who? Gentle rhyming text combines with a fun spotting activity to present early concepts in a fun new way. Explore familiar settings and objects around the home from food to animals, plants, toys, vehicles and shapes. With beautiful retro-inspired artwork from award-winning artist Britta Teckentrup, these bold and colourful board books are guaranteed to delightful adults and babies alike.

Britta Teckentrup's Animals

Britta Teckentrup's Animals

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 21/09/2017

I can spy a mummy elephant. Can you find her baby? Match the mummy animal to her baby in this wonderful introduction to early concepts. With beautiful retro-inspired artwork from award-winning artist Britta Teckentrup, these bold and colourful board books are guaranteed to delightful adults and babies alike.

Britta Teckentrup's Opposites

Britta Teckentrup's Opposites

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 21/09/2017

Night-time is close, the birds go inside to bed, but which little bird is outside instead? Gentle rhyming text combines with a fun spotting activity to present early concepts in a fun new way. Can you find the odd one out? With beautiful retro-inspired artwork from award-winning artist Britta Teckentrup, these bold and colourful board books are guaranteed to delightful adults and babies alike.

Britta Teckentrup's Colours

Britta Teckentrup's Colours

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 21/09/2017

Six little fish in the sea can be seen, but can you find the fish with scales that are green? Gentle rhyming text combines with a fun spotting activity to present early concepts in a fun new way. Can you identify the correct colour? With beautiful retro-inspired artwork from award-winning artist Britta Teckentrup, these bold and colourful board books are guaranteed to delightful adults and babies alike.

Moon

Moon

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/09/2017

Have you ever wondered why the moon shines in the night-time sky? As the moon waxes and wanes above, the world below is full of busy night-time creatures; from turtles laying their eggs on white sandy beaches, to migrating birds using the moon to navigate their way to sunnier climes. Turn the peek-through pages to see the moon change shape as it goes through the lunar cycle.

One is Not a Pair: Spotting Postcards

One is Not a Pair: Spotting Postcards

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/09/2017

There are pairs of socks and bears and twin black cats with fearsome stares. Matching planes zoom in the air - but just one thing is not a pair. Enjoy looking through this vibrant collection of postcards and find the hidden surprise on every one. With beautiful retro-inspired artwork by award-winning artist Britta Teckentrup, this lovely collection comes with a linen-effect wrap-over cover, making it the perfect gift.

Never Take a Bear to School

Never Take a Bear to School

Author: Mark Sperring Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/07/2017

A delightfully funny story that will reassure every child anxious about starting a new school or nursery. Bears are clumsy. They don't sit still. They're much, much bigger than teachers - and they eat SUCH a lot of lunch! Yes, taking a bear to school is a BAD idea. But will this little boy find the courage to face the first day of school alone? With so much to do, like painting, dressing up, storytime, and making new friends, he just might! And Bear? He'll always be waiting at the end of the day, with a great big hug!

Where's the Baby?

Where's the Baby?

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Hardback Release Date: 13/07/2017

On every one of the brilliantly patterned pages of this book, there is a mother animal with a baby. Children will love searching for the baby animal in this spot-and-find book. This is the fourth beautiful title in Britta Teckentrup's bestselling spotting series, which includes: The Odd One Out, Where's the Pair and One is not a Pair. The series has sold over 250,000 copies internationally.

Never Take a Bear to School

Never Take a Bear to School

Author: Mark Sperring Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/05/2017

A delightfully funny story that will reassure every child anxious about starting a new school or nursery. Bears are clumsy. They don't sit still. They're much, much bigger than teachers - and they eat SUCH a lot of lunch! Yes, taking a bear to school is a BAD idea. But will this little boy find the courage to face the first day of school alone? With so much to do, like painting, dressing up, storytime, and making new friends, he just might! And Bear? He'll always be waiting at the end of the day, with a great big hug!

Bee Nature's tiny miracle

Bee Nature's tiny miracle

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/04/2017

A wonder of nature is about to unfold... Turn the pages to follow the miraculous little bee and its journey from flower to flower in this delightful peep-through picture book. Brought to life by the lyrical text and stunning artwork from the award-winning Britta Teckentrup, the miracle of pollination will amaze and entertain.

Animal Spots and Stripes

Animal Spots and Stripes

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 09/03/2017

From a spotty dog to a stripy caterpillar and a host of other patterned creatures, Britta's stylishly bold illustrations are brought to life in this sturdy board book.

Animal 123

Animal 123

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/03/2017

From 1 wriggly snake to 10 dancing dragonflies and lots of other creatures in-between, Britta's stylishly bold illustrations are brought to life in this sturdy board book

One is Not a Pair A spotting book

One is Not a Pair A spotting book

Author: Britta Teckentrup, Katie Haworth Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/07/2016

Britta Teckentrup, creator of the bestselling The Odd One Out and Where's the Pair returns with another gorgeously illustrated spotting book. In One is Not a Pair, each patterned page contains a set of pairs . . . but one thing does not match any of the others. Can you find it? Where is the broken pencil amongst the matching sets? Which teddy bear does not have an identical twin? Which house is the only completely different one on the street?

Bee Nature's tiny miracle

Bee Nature's tiny miracle

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2016

A wonder of nature is about to unfold... Turn the pages to follow the miraculous little bee and its journey from flower to flower in this delightful peep-through picture book. Brought to life by the lyrical text and stunning artwork from the award-winning Britta Teckentrup, the miracle of pollination will amaze and entertain.

Get Out Of My Bath!

Get Out Of My Bath!

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/04/2016

Ellie the elephant loves to have fun in the bath but she's not the only one... her fun is interrupted when a crocodile decides to join in followed by a flamingo, then a mouse and even a tiger! Poor Ellie's bath is ruined. What can she do?

Where's the Pair: Postcards

Where's the Pair: Postcards

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Postcard book or pack Release Date: 07/04/2016

Can you spot the Siamese cats? Where are the fish with matching fins? The glorious illustrations get more and more intricate with every one of these pull-out postcards, each featuring a different detailed design from the much-loved Where's the Pair?. This lovely collection of ready-to-send postcards comes with a linen-effect wrap-over cover, making it the perfect gift.

Neon Leon

Neon Leon

Author: Jane Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/03/2016

Everyone knows that chameleons are the best at fitting in. But not Leon. Leon is neon! In fact, he's SO bright that he keeps all the other chameleons awake at night. But poor Leon is lonely, so he goes off in search of somewhere he can blend in. In this delightful interactive book, filled with vibrant neon artwork, children can help Leon on his journey by counting his steps, sending him to sleep and giving him lots of reassurance when he's feeling down. But will he ever find a place he can fit in...? Joyously written and illustrated - New Statesman

Tree Seasons Come, Seasons Go

Tree Seasons Come, Seasons Go

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/09/2015

Explore the beauty of the changing seasons in this timeless peek-through book with beautiful artwork from Britta Teckentrup and accompanying rhyming text. Following the life-cycle of a tree through spring, summer, autumn and winter, children will easily learn to recognise the signs of the seasons with this simple yet striking picture book.

Up and Down

Up and Down

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/2015

Little Penguin misses his friend and decides it's time to visit. Leaping off his iceberg, he embarks on a journey, facing ups and downs, ins and outs (and more opposites, besides!) until the pair are finally reunited. Young readers will have fun getting hands-on with this interactive book of lift-flap opposites, presented in an upmarket format that perfectly showcases Britta Teckentrup's colour-rich artwork.

Tree Seasons Come, Seasons Go

Tree Seasons Come, Seasons Go

Author: Patricia Hegarty Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2015

Explore the beauty of the changing seasons in this timeless peek-through book with beautiful artwork from Britta Teckentrup and accompanying rhyming text. Following the life-cycle of a tree through spring, summer, autumn and winter, children will easily learn to recognise the signs of the seasons with this simple yet striking picture book.

Get Out Of My Bath!

Get Out Of My Bath!

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/04/2015

Ellie the elephant loves to have fun in the bath but she's not the only one... her fun is interrupted when a crocodile decides to join in followed by a flamingo, then a mouse and even a tiger! Poor Ellie's bath is ruined. What can she do?

Your Hand in My Hand

Your Hand in My Hand

Author: Mark Sperring Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2015

A beautiful, lyrical picture book about the love between a parent and child. And a celebration of the natural wonders of our world. Your hand in my hand is where it belongs, Your hand in my hand as we walk along. The world's full of wonders, there's so much to see. I'll find them with you if you find them with me. Follow two little mice as they discover the world together, hand-in-hand, through the seasons. Splashing through puddles, gathering acorns and gazing at rainbows . . . Before finally snuggling up together in their cosy home. This special story is perfect for sharing together at bedtime, or as a gift for a new baby.

Where's the Pair? A Spotting Book

Where's the Pair? A Spotting Book

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/03/2015

Can you spot the Siamese cats? Where are the fish with matching fins? This fabulous follow up to stand-out title The Odd One Out features rhyming riddles accompanied by a complex patterned artwork, within which the answer lies. Never has a search-and-find game been so pleasing to the eye than with this stylish title from the masterful Britta Teckentrup, presented in an upmarket, contemporary format.

Clumsy Duck

Clumsy Duck

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/02/2015

Let's Talk About Vehicles

Let's Talk About Vehicles

Author: Ronne Randall Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/09/2014

Let's Talk About Animals

Let's Talk About Animals

Author: Harriet Blackford Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/09/2014

Prickly, squishy, friendly, poisonous, stripy, huge and fabulous animals! This book is bursting with animals of every shape and size, colour and pattern, and from every environment.

Big and Small

Big and Small

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 01/10/2013

Fast and Slow

Fast and Slow

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 01/10/2013

The Wheels on the Bus

The Wheels on the Bus

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2013

Climb aboard the big red bus for a fun-filled ride to the playground! This classic children's song is brought to life in a lively picture book from award-winning illustrator Britta Teckentrup. The bright and bold illustrations are packed with friendly animals and imaginative details for little ones to explore. A perfect book to share with small children, complete with a little mouse character to follow all the way through the story, and cut-out shapes to peep through on every page.

My Book of Opposites

My Book of Opposites

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 01/07/2013

Learn all about opposites with this quirky cast of animal characters by award-winning illustrator, Britta Teckentrup. Big ideas for little learners!

My Book of Counting

My Book of Counting

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 01/07/2013

Learn to count with this quirky cast of animal characters by award-winning illustrator, Britta Teckentrup. Big ideas for little learners!

Grumpy Cat

Grumpy Cat

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 07/03/2013

Once there was a cat who lived all alone.He ate on his own. He slept on his own.He spent every day alone. Poor Cat! The other kitties never ask him to play. He just seems so... grumpy. Then, one night, in a terrible rainstorm, everything changes: Cat hears a plaintive meow and finds a drenched little kitten taking shelter between his paws. And no matter what Grumpy Cat does, she's determined to stick by him. Endearing art, expressive characters, and gentle storytelling from Britta Teckentrup (Big Smelly Bear) send children the comforting message that there's a special friend for everyone.

Animal 1,2,3

Animal 1,2,3

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Board book Release Date: 01/01/2012

Yound children can have fun getting interactive with Britta Teckentrup's hands-on counting book. Children will love meeting Britt'as charming menagerie of characters, which includes wriggly snakes, marking elephants and playful penguins. Hidden behind the flap on every spread is a surprise addition to the group, leading the child from one number to the next in a fun but logical way.

Animal Spots and Stripes

Animal Spots and Stripes

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/01/2012

Children will love meeting Britta's host of animals, each sporting stylish spots or stripes. Hidden behind each flap on every page is a surprise character, adding to the humour of this beautifully illustrated book. Young children will have fun learning animal names and patterns whilst getting interactive with Britta's fantastic hands-on concept book.

Grumpy Cat

Grumpy Cat

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/09/2008

Grumpy Cat likes being alone, but a cuddly little kitten snuggles up to him and begins to follow him everywhere. Grumpy Cat tries to shake the kitten off, but without much luck. But when the kitten finally disappears, Grumpy Cat is suddenly not grumpy anymore...he's lonely. Watch Grumpy Cat's story unfold through Britta Teckentrup's expressive art style.

A Red Train A Colours Book

A Red Train A Colours Book

Author: Bernette Ford Format: Board book Release Date: 06/03/2008

Take a train, car, bus or boat through the colours of the rainbow and more. A Red Train features the vibrant illustrations of Britta Teckentrup. The Concept Series is perfect for the very young! Each stunning book in the series invites toddlers to explore basic preschool concepts - promoting early childhood development, language skills and interaction between young children and their parents or caregivers.

A Black Cat An ABC Book

A Black Cat An ABC Book

Author: Bernette Ford Format: Board book Release Date: 06/03/2008

Learn the alphabet through this illustrated concept book. Clever descriptive sentences use the letters and words featured on each spread. Humorous illustrations will entertain little ones, while the sophisticated design will keep parents engaged as they read it over and over again. The Concept Series is perfect for the very young! Each stunning book in the series invites toddlers to explore basic preschool concepts - promoting early childhood development, language skills and interaction between young children and their parents or caregivers.

How Big is the World?

How Big is the World?

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/02/2008

Journey to the far corners of the world with Little Mole, as he travels from the frozen north to the tropics. Witness him meeting fascinating animals and discovering new lands as he asks the question, how big is the world?

Big Smelly Bear

Big Smelly Bear

Author: Britta Teckentrup Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/06/2007

Big Smelly Bear is big and smelly and never washes! He is determined to stay smelly until one day he has an itch he cannot reach to scratch. Luckily for him, a big fluffy bear comes along and kindly offers to help. But first she wants him to do something - take a bath. After some loud discussion, she gets her way and he gets his back scratched - a warm and happy relationship develops with a soppy happy ending..

Bumposaurus

Bumposaurus

Author: Penny McKinlay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/03/2006

Bumposaurus the baby dinosaur is so short-sighted he can't even find his way out of his egg, and life certainly doesn't get any easier once he has finally hatched...This is an exuberant and hilarious story, examining the question of 'difference' in a light-hearted and sympathetic way. With a hugely endearing main character and comical illustration, this is a fantastic laugh-out-loud picture book.

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