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Nick Butterworth - Illustrator

Featured books by Nick Butterworth

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Making Books with Nick Butterworth Band 05/Green

Making Books with Nick Butterworth Band 05/Green

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/10/2019

Would you like to find out who inspired the famous children's book character, Percy the Park Keeper? The author and illustrator who created him, Nick Butterworth, invites us into his home to show us how he works, from the first spark of an idea to the published book. * Green/ Band 5 books offer early readers patterned language and varied characters. * Text type - A non-fiction recount. * Pages 14-15 show three stages of Nick drafting an illustration of Percy, ideal for exploring ideas, preparation and editing/planning within children's own work. * Curriculum links - Art and design: Building shapes and patterns, an event in pictorial form. * This fascinating non-fiction book can be read alongside.Nick's other titles for Collins Big Cat, Percy and the Rabbit, and Percy and the Badger. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery. * This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader.

My Grandpa Is Amazing

My Grandpa Is Amazing

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Board book Release Date: 01/09/2018

An exuberant celebration of a wonderful grandpa - and all grandpas everywhere! The grandpa in this book is truly brilliant. He builds fantastic sandcastles, he makes wonderful flower arrangements, and he's very, very, very patient. He's got an amazing bike, he's a terrific dancer and he knows all about first aid ... in fact there's very little this astounding grandpa can't do. The book ends, It's great to have a grandpa like mine. He's amazing! And no one can argue with that!

My Grandma Is Wonderful

My Grandma Is Wonderful

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Board book Release Date: 01/09/2018

An exuberant celebration of a wonderful grandma - and grandmas everywhere! The grandma in this book is truly wonderful. She always buys the biggest ice-creams, she knows all about nature, she's brilliant at untying knots, she makes the most fantastic clothes, and she's always on your side when things go wrong... The book ends: It's great to have a grandma like mine. She's wonderful! And no one can argue with that!

Who Made Me?

Who Made Me?

Author: Malcolm Doney, Meryl Doney Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/08/2014

Small children ask big questions. Who Made Me? is one of the most important. This book gives a comprehensive answer, providing the facts of life with frankness and humour, and puts them in the context of a loving relationship. This book is intended for parents and children to read together, to help talk about a potentially complicated (and possibly a little embarrassing!) subject. Teachers may also find this a useful resource.

My Dad Is Brilliant

My Dad Is Brilliant

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/05/2008

A joyous, charmingly illustrated celebration of fathers everywhere. This dad is, quite simply, brilliant! He's as strong as a gorilla, fantastic on roller skates, and can sing like a pop star! And not only all that, but he's a dab hand at cooking too! Find out what else he can do in this colourful book that positively bursts over with appreciation for pas ... everyone's dad is brilliant at something!

My Mum Is Fantastic

My Mum Is Fantastic

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/02/2008

A celebration of an amazing mum - and mums everywhere! The mum in this book is truly fantastic. She's a brilliant artist, she can balance on a tightrope, she can swim like a fish, do amazing stunts on a bike and she can tame wild animals ... in fact, there's very little this astounding mum can't do. The book ends: It's great to have a mum like mine. It's fantastic! And no one can argue with that!

My Grandma Is Wonderful

My Grandma Is Wonderful

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/02/2008

A celebration of a wonderful grandma - and grandmas everywhere! The grandma in this book is truly wonderful. She always buys the biggest ice-creams, she knows all about nature, she's brilliant at untying knots, she makes the most fantastic clothes, and she's always on your side when things go wrong... The book ends: It's great to have a grandma like mine. She's wonderful! And no one can argue with that!

Percy and the Badger Band 04/Blue

Percy and the Badger Band 04/Blue

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/01/2005

Nick Butterworth's well known and much loved character Percy the Park Keeper stars in this beautifully told story for early readers. Percy tries to persuade a reluctant Badger to take a bath. Badger doesn't want to, so Percy takes a bath instead - only to find he has some unexpected comapany when Badger falls in the water with him! * Blue/Band 4 books offer longer, repeated patterns with sequential events and integrated literary and natural language. * Text type - A story with a familiar setting. * A storyboard on pages 14 and 15 provides children with the opportunity to retell the story in their own words. * Curriculum links - Geography: our local area; Citizenship: animals and us. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery. * This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader.

Percy and the Rabbit Band 03/Yellow

Percy and the Rabbit Band 03/Yellow

Author: Nick Butterworth Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/01/2005

Nick Butterworth's well known and much loved character Percy the Park Keeper stars in this beautifully told story for early readers. When Percy's cap, scarf and gloves go missing, they end up being used by some mischevious mice to decorate a snowman! * Yellow/ Band 3 books offer varied sentence structure and natural language. * Text type - A story with a familiar setting. * A storyboard on pages 14 and 15 provide children with an opportunity to retell the story in their own words. * Curriculum links - Geography: our local area; citizenship: animals and us. * This story is one of three books by Nick Butterworth in the Collins Big Cat reading programme. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery. * This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader.

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