Ant Parker

Ant Parker studied drawing and printing at the Bath Academy of Art in England and has taught papermaking, printing and bookbinding workshops for children. Toddlers and parents around the globe have discovered the irresistible appeal of his wacky cartoon characters in Flashing Fire Engines, Terrific Trains, Dazzling Diggers, and Roaring Rockets. Other titles include Charlie the Chicken and Desmond the Dog.


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Amazing Machines Story Box
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton
Kingfisher

The bestselling Amazing Machines series is now available in this charming carry along story box set. With five paperback books inside, this collection is the...


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Amazing Animals: Fantastic Forest
Amazing Animals
Tony Mitton, illustrated by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

The author and illustrator of Amazing Machines know what preschoolers like and just how to present information to them. Now they turn their attention to...


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Amazing Animals: Ocean Odyssey
Amazing Animals
Tony Mitton, illustrated by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

The author and illustrator of Amazing Machines know what preschoolers like and just how to present information to them. Now they turn their attention to...


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Amazing Animals: Super Safari
Amazing Animals
Tony Mitton, illustrated by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Children are off to Africa for a safari in this second Amazing Animals title. Landscapes filled with details and a rhyming text packed with fascinating...


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Amazing Animals: Rainforest Romp
Amazing Animals
Tony Mitton, illustrated by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

The author and illustrator of Amazing Machines know what preschoolers like and just how to present information to them. Now they turn their attention to...


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Big Shiny Machines: Racing Along
Big Shiny Machines
by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

This bright, bold, and shiny book feeds a toddler’s need for speed! Each vehicle, from a racecar to a motorboat, is featured on a single spread for maximum...


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On The Go
Big Shiny Machines
by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Preschoolers are always in motion, and the like their vehicles that way, too. A different vehicle in this eye-catching board book is highlighted on every...


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Big Shiny Machines: On The Farm
Big Shiny Machines
by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

The tools of the farmer’s trade are the stars in this shiny book. Each farm vehicle has its own spread and text that explains what each one does. Key parts are...


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Big Shiny Machines: Hard At Work
Big Shiny Machines
by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Working trucks take center stage in this charming board book. Each spread features a hard-working machine, embellished with shiny silver foil. The text...


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Amazing Machines: Truckload of Fun (10-Book Set)
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton, Illustrated by Ant Parker
Kingfisher

The bestselling Amazing Machines series is now available in a charming box set. With ten mini editions inside, this collection is the perfect gift for any...


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Super Submarines
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

This adventurous picture book is the tenth title in this critically acclaimed series for toddlers by the poet Tony Mitton and the illustrator Ant Parker. Young...


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Tremendous Tractors
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Fun animal farmers show readers how their crops are planted and harvested using tractors, trailers, plows, and other farm machines.


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Tough Trucks
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Take to the road with a trio of animal truckers. From dump trucks to garbage trucks, there are lots of hard-working vehicles to learn about.


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Busy Boats
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Sail boats, row boats, ferry boats and speedboats: find them all and discover how they work in this fun-filled picture book. Then take a cruise on an ocean...


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Amazing Airplanes
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Join our wacky animal crew for the flight of a lifetime! From the airport terminal to the flight deck, the zippy text and zappy art take children through how a...


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I Am Reading: J.J. Rabbit and the Monster
I Am Reading
Nicola Moon; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Here are two stories about J.J. Rabbit and his friends -- Mole, Badger, Owl, and Squirrel. In the first story, strange footprints appear outside of J.J....


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Cool Cars
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

From luxury limousines to speedy sports cars, a wide variety of automobiles are featured -- all driven by kooky animal characters. Lively rhyming text by the...


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Amazing Machines Jigsaw Book

Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher


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Amazing Machines
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Whizzing and whistling, rumbling and grumbling, sloshing and squelching, flashing and crashing- the witty and wacky animal crew is back with four amazing...


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Amazing Machines Book and Toy Box
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Four colorful toy vehicles, ready to roll into action, accompany this colorful, entertaining and informative paperback. Kids will love to play along with these...


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Roaring Rockets
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Rockets have power. They rise and roar. This rocket's waiting, ready to soar. Rockets carry astronauts with cool, white suits oxygen helmets and gravity...


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Dazzling Diggers
Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton; Ant Parker
Kingfisher

Diggers are noisy, strong, and big. Diggers can carry and push and dig. Diggers have shovels to scoop and lift, blades that bulldoze, shunt, and shift. ...


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