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Fast and Furious; Slow and Steady

Space Dog
Mini Grey
Jonathan Cape
It’s 3043 and deep in space, Space Dog is ready to zoom homewards having completed a lengthy problem-solving mission in the Dairy Quadrant. 653 more words

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The Clockwork Dragon by Jonathan Emmett, illustrated by Elys Dolan

The Kingdom of Rodney is being terrorised by Flamethrottle the dragon. Fortunately Max, a young toymaker, and Lizzie, an armourer, are more than a match for this man-eating monster and the two of them come up with a clever plan to drive it away.

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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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