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Fast and Furry Racers: The Silver Serpent Cup by Jonathan Emmett & illustrated by Ed Eaves

Remember Wacky Races? – Dick Dastardly and Muttley & Sergeant Blast and Private Meekly.

This brand new picture book appears to be in homage of it. 177 more words

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A spot of bother by Jonathan Emmett; illustrated by Vanessa Cabban (2015)

Pig is such a dork, and I say that with huge amounts of affection. One morning, while eating cherries, Pig discovers a red stain on his side. 193 more words

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The Clockwork Dragon by Jonathan Emmett and Elys Dolan - A Review

The Clockwork Dragon by Jonathan Emmett and Elys Dolan was sent to me by Amazon Vine in exchange for my impartial review.

The Clockwork Dragon is a rather splendid looking picture book. 414 more words

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A Spot of Bother

A Spot of Bother
Jonathan Emmett and Vanessa Cabban
Walker Books
The spot referred to in the title of this deliciously funny story is – at least in the first instance – a fairly small red one caused by a cherry squashed beneath the rear end of Pig (of normally pristine appearance) as he feasted on the juicy drupes one breakfast time. 302 more words

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The Clockwork Dragon

The Clockwork Dragon
Jonathan Emmett and Elys Dolan
Oxford University Press pbk
When Max is sacked from the toymaker’s workshop he is forced to try his hand at the only job he sees advertised in the town. 294 more words

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The clockwork dragon by Jonathan Emmett; illustrated by Elys Dolan (2015)

Makerspaces have been popping up in libraries over the past few years. It’s an awesome concept and as I’m no expert, I’ll let Auckland Libraries  170 more words

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Christmas Reads - Day 8 - The Santa Trap by Jonathan Emmett and Poly Bernatene

I love this story and its illustrations so much and it makes me really sad that it isn’t huge and popular and recommended by every bookseller in the entire world. 131 more words