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Claire Llewellyn

Claire Llewellyn is a prize-winning author of nonfiction for young readers. In 1991 she was shortlisted for the prestigious TES Junior Information Book Award for MacDonald's Take One: Rubbish, and in 1992 she won that award for My First Book of Time. Since then she has written more than 20 children's books on a wide range of subjects. She is the author of Kingfisher's recent Saints and Angels. Claire lives in Hertford.

Claire Llewellyn

Kingfisher Readers L2: Birds of Prey

Kingfisher Readers

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

This irresistible reading series is sure to fire the imagination of young readers with its exciting range of high-interest topics and its great-looking, easy-to-follow design.

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Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom

David Burnie and Miranda Smith
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Come face to face with the amazing variety of creatures that make up the animal kingdom. Discover the strangest facts, read incredible information, and get up-close to animals in every habitat...

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Kingfisher Readers L2: Chimpanzees

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

This irresistible reading series is sure to fire the imagination of young readers with its exciting range of high-interest topics and its great-looking, easy-to-follow design.

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Kingfisher Readers L4: Rivers

Kingfisher Readers L4: Rivers

Kingfisher Readers

by Claire Llewellyn and Thea Feldman
Kingfisher
Kingfisher


LEVEL 4: READING ALONE A greater variety of language and types of information than at level 3. More challenging vocabulary is introduced. Sentences remain clear, interesting, and...

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Kingfisher Readers L2: In the Rainforest

Kingfisher Readers

by Claire Llewellyn and Thea Feldman
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

LEVEL BEGINNING TO READ ALONE
Extent: 32pp, up to 35 words per page
Text at level 2 is accessible and engaging with plenty of interest and repetition. Vocabulary is easy and familiar, and...

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Kingfisher Readers L2: Fur and Feathers

Kingfisher Readers L2: Fur and Feathers

Kingfisher Readers

by Claire Llewellyn and Thea Feldman
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

LEVEL BEGINNING TO READ ALONE
Extent: 32pp, up to 35 words per page
Text at level 2 is accessible and engaging with plenty of interest and repetition. Vocabulary is easy and familiar, and...

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Explorers: Reptiles

Explorers

by Claire Llewellyn, illustrated by Peter Bull
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

This innovative series uses storytelling as the gateway to learning and exploration. Six action-packed story-scenes are followed by photographic information spreads which provide scientific detail...

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Explorers: Big Cats

Explorers: Big Cats

Explorers

by Claire Llewellyn, illustrated by Peter Bull
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Explorers are designed to appeal to all readers aged 6–8: those who are just starting to read alone and more confident readers who are beginning to exercise wider reading and crossreferencing...

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Saints and Angels

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Beautiful art paired with gentle souls

Gorgeous illustrations paired with reproductions of popular ethereal artwork spanning more than a millennium, this compendium of saints' and angels'...

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Kingfisher Readers L3: Dinosaur World

Kingfisher Readers

by Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Come along on a trip through Dinosaur World, a live animal park where dinos rule! After a quick look at the map—and a reminder to keep hands and feet inside the bus—young readers are off on an...

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Navigators: Killer Creatures

Navigators

by Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Readers get up close and personal with some of the planet's deadliest predators in this high-octane title. From the feeding frenzy of a school of piranhas to crushing snakes, polar hunters, and the...

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Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Planet Earth

Ask Dr. K Fisher

Claire Llewellyn; Kate Sheppard
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Penguins, rapid change in climate got you worried? Do you fear losing more of your home on the river, salmon? Don't fret, because Dr. K. Fisher can help!

Animal agony columnist extraordinaire,...

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Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Weather

Ask Dr. K Fisher

By Claire Llewellyn, illustrated by Kate Sheppard
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Ducks, are you feeling left behind with no one to turn to this winter? Rain got you down, orangutans? Don't fear, because help is on the way!

Meet Dr. K. Fisher, animal agony columnist. Letters...

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Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Reptiles

Ask Dr. K Fisher

by Claire Llewellyn; illus. by Kate Sheppard
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Chameleons, are you feeling blue? Life without a tail getting you down, geckos? Rats, do you have a python-playmate problem that has you living in fear? Help is on the way!

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Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Creepy-Crawlies

Ask Dr. K Fisher

by Claire Llewellyn, illustrated by Kate Sheppard
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

In this fun new addition to the series, the ever-wise Dr. K. Fisher addresses the problems that trouble small creatures. Dr. K. Fisher patiently responds to each animal's query, providing a wealth...

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Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Animals

Ask Dr. K Fisher

Claire Llewellyn; Kate Sheppard
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Animals answers the problems that plague wild creatures. Dr. K. Fisher patiently responds to each animal's query- about themselves, their peers, and family life - and within...

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Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Dinosaurs

Ask Dr. K Fisher

Claire Llewellyn; Kate Sheppard
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Ask Dr. K. Fisher About Dinosaurs answers the problems that trouble Earth's largest extinct reptiles. A Tyrannosaurus rex with teeth trouble and a Diplodocus with weight worries are among the many...

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My Best Book of Bugs

The Best Book of

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

The Best Book of Bugs looks at the life cycles, habitats, and amazing diversity of insects and spiders in stunning close-up detail. This book has everything a young etymologist would ever want to...

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My Best Book of Sharks

The Best Book of

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

The Best Book of Sharks by Claire Llewellyn offers amazing insight into the deep-sea lives of the creatures that have perennially captured children's imaginations--where sharks live, what they feed...

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Great Discoveries & Amazing Adventures

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Great Discoveries & Amazing Adventures looks at the moment of discovery and the deeper stories behind some of the world's most astonishing finds. Archaeologists, explorers, naturalists, and even...

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Explore and Discover: Reptiles

Explore and Discover: Reptiles

Question Time

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Children are very curious about cold-blooded, scaly creatures and Explore and Discover: Reptiles by Claire Llewellyn answers such questions as What is the difference between tortoises and turtles?,...

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The Kingfisher Children's Who's Who in the Bible

Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Who's Who in the Bible is the perfect introduction for children to the key figures of the Old and New Testaments. The book takes readers on a fascinating journey through the Bible by telling the...

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