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Giles Andreae

Giles Andreae is the multi-million selling author of picture books Giraffes Can't Dance, Rumble in the Jungle, Commotion in the Ocean, and the I Love… series, among others. Giles is also the creator of Purple Ronnie, Britain's favourite stickman, the artist/philosopher, Edward Monkton, and the Happy Jackson gift range. These ranges of greetings cards, books and merchandise have made Giles the country's top selling living poet and an icon of contemporary popular culture. Giles lives with his wife, Victoria, a children's clothes designer, and their four young children by the river in Oxfordshire.



Giles Andreae Books

  • BCVHW 3 years +
    3 years +
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    A celebration of grandparents and the special role they play in family life. My grandad is a special man. If I can't do it - Grandad can! The joy of spending a fun-filled day with grandad is explored with warmth and humour in this delightful picture book from Giles Andreae and Emma Dodd - the creators of the award-winning I Love My Mummy and I Love My Daddy.
  • BROOA
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    A colourful rhyming picture book all about trucks and diggers, from the author of international bestseller, Giraffes Can't Dance. Is your little one mad about trucks and diggers? Then they'll love this bright, bold book, packed with all sorts of vehicles - including dumper trucks, diggers, cranes, fire engines, transporters and more. Read about all the amazing things they do, then decide which one you would choose to drive! From the creators of the bestselling Rumble in the Jungle and Commotion in the Ocean.
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    Toddlers
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    A colourful, rhyming board book story with a positive message about being kind to others and staying true to yourself. Now lions are usually fierce, And lions are meant to be strong, But Leo just wanted to love everybody, And play with his friends all day long ...Leo isn't like other lion cubs. Instead of chasing zebras and antelopes, he wants to make friends and hug them. But can a lion who's so different ever fit in with the rest of the pride? A feel-good story from the author of international bestseller, Giraffes Can't Dance.
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    Come into the jungle for a noisy, rhyming animal adventure in this bright bold board book! There's a rumble in the jungle, There's a whisper in the trees, The animals are waking up, And rustling the leaves ...Little ones will love looking at all the colourful pictures and joining in, as they discover all sorts of jungle animals - including lions, elephants, chimpanzees, zebras, hippos and more! With rhyming, read-aloud text from Giles Andreae, the author of international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance, this classic first storybook has been delighting families for over 20 years.
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    A funny and touching short story about one little girl's adventures with the Queen - with full colour illustrations by Tony Ross. Seven-year-old Freya is the luckiest girl in the world. She's been invited to have tea with the Queen! But it's not all silver platters and butlers ... instead the Queen likes to boogie and eat beans on toast! But when Freya introduces the Queen to her disabled brother Christopher she discovers that the Queen can be kind and understanding too. 'Wish fulfillment at its most enticing. An affectionate little story.' - Independent 'Hilarious and naughty' - Daily Mail
  • BROXN
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    Gerald was a tall giraffe whose neck was long and slim, But his knees were awfully bandy and his legs were rather thin . . . Gerald the giraffe longs to go to the great Jungle Dance, but how can he join in when he doesn't know how to tango or two-step? Everyone knows that giraffes can't dance . . . or can they? A funny, touching and triumphant story about being yourself and finding your own tune, with joyful illustrations from Guy Parker Rees. This chunky board book edition is perfect for little hands. "All toddlers should grow up reading this" Daily Mail "A modern classic" Baby & Me "A joyful read about an outsider who finds acceptance on his own terms . . . there's also a simple moral about tolerance and daring to be different" Junior "A fantastically funny and wonderfully colourful romp" Daily Telegraph
  • ANMIZ 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Sir Scallywag is back and mightier than ever! King Colin is in need of our 6-year-old-hero Sir Scallywag's help again. This time he has set his sights on a Golden Sausage that will make him live for ever. Unfortunately it is guarded by hundreds of angry trolls. There's only one boy for the job - enter Sir Scallywag! As hilarious as ever, this will have children and parents roaring with laughter!
  • AOHEK 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Have you ever seen a squid that weighs more than a car? Or a dinosaur that's as big as eighteen elephants? Discover these magnificent mega beasts and more in this bouncy rhyming romp from a bestselling, award-winning picture book team. From the cuddly St Bernard to the ferocious Siberian tiger, this bright rhyming picture book is packed with incredible creatures to delight animal fans everywhere.
  • AXJZO 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Sir Scallywag strikes again in this hilarious new picture book from award-winning author, Giles Andreae and the brilliant Korky Paul.
  • BPOBN Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    A colourful rhyming picture book all about trucks and diggers, from the author of international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance. Is your little one mad about trucks and diggers? Then they'll love this bright, bold book, packed with all sorts of vehicles - including dumper trucks, diggers, cranes, fire engines, transporters and more. Read about all the amazing things they do, then decide which one you would choose to drive! From the creators of the bestselling Rumble in the Jungle and Commotion in the Ocean.
  • ACGVO 5 years +
    5 years +
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    With its touching plot and encouraging message for children who may be lacking in confidence, Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae is a fantastic picture book to read aloud with your little one.

    Guy Parker-Rees' vivid and exuberant artwork adds to the appeal of this beloved story.
  • ADBJJ 3 years +
    3 years +
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    When King Colin's golden pants go missing, he calls for Sir Scallywag, the bravest knight in the land. But ...Sir Scallywag is only 6 years old and with an evil giant to pursue, it's nearly mission impossible! Luckily, it's a story of David and Goliath. With his trusted steed Doofus at his side, Sir Scallywag proves that even the unlikeliest hero can be the bravest knight of all.
  • BOJDS 3 years +
    3 years +
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    There are many different types of families. But none so unusual as this one - it includes a dinosaur! It's not every day that a dinosaur takes up residence! It's lots of fun because Dinosaur loves to join in. He loves to bake and paint, he adores singing and skipping, and he thinks school is great. But dinosaurs are different. For one thing they are very big and sometimes very clumsy, so wherever Dinosaur goes chaos is sure to follow . . . A warm and funny story about the most unconventional of friendships, from the author of international bestseller, Giraffes Can't Dance. Also in the series: I Love My Mummy Winner of the Booktrust Early Years Award I Love My Daddy A Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller
  • BPNWS 3 years +
    3 years +
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    A celebration of grandparents and the special role they play in family life. This delightful board book captures the joy of spending a fun-filled day with Grandad. With a gentle, rhyming story and sweet, colourful illustrations, this is the perfect present for every family. For new grandparents, on Father's Day or at any time of the year. From the creators of I Love My Daddy, a Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller, and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award.
  • ACGUB 5 years +
    5 years +
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    This chunky board book edition of a bestselling picture book is packed with favourite sea creatures. So come into the ocean for a noisy, rhyming animal romp your little ones will love!
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    A beautiful 20th Anniversary Gift Edition of this much-loved classic picture book about being yourself and finding your own tune. Gerald the giraffe longs to go to the great Jungle Dance, but how can he join in when he doesn't know how to tango or two-step? Everyone knows that giraffes can't dance ... or can they? Giraffes Can't Dance has been a family favourite for 20 years. A funny, touching and triumphant story, it has sold over 4 million copies worldwide. Now in a beautiful limited-edition hardback, complete with a foiled slipcase, this is the perfect present for every family. A highly collectable edition for fans old and new. "All toddlers should grow up reading this" - Daily Mail "A modern classic" - Baby and Me "A joyful read about an outsider who finds acceptance on his own terms ... there's also a simple moral about tolerance and daring to be different" - Junior "A fantastically funny and wonderfully colourful romp" - Daily Telegraph
  • AHXIF 5 years +
    5 years +
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    One wobbly Gerald, trying to find his feet. Two leaping leopards, skipping to the beat. Little hands will love to turn the sturdy tabs and dance along with all the animals from the best-loved picture book Giraffes Can't Dance.
  • AMPZH 3 years +
    3 years +
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    I love my granny. Can you tell? She says I'm pretty great as well! The joy of spending a fun-filled day with granny is explored with warmth and humour. The perfect present for every family, this book will delight time and time again. From the bestselling author Giles Andreae, whose rhyming text perfectly captures the joyful exuberance of young children, and the award-winning Emma Dodd, whose cheerful colours and irrepressible illustrations delight children and their parents everywhere.
  • ATAYV 3 years +
    3 years +
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    From the team behind the ever popular I Love My Mummy and I Love My Daddy comes a book to delight anyone owning or wanting a pet. This cute little bundle of joy joins his family who will love and care for him forever and the puppy brings fun and new responsibilities. The excitement of this big event is explored with warmth and wit from the author of Giraffes Can't Dance, including familiar moments from chewed shoelaces to a walk in the park. Pitch-perfect rhyme and bold friendly art make this book great to share with even the youngest child. Praise for I Love My Daddy: Ebullient ...the remarkable emotional intensity of Emma Dodd's bold illustrations. Giles Andreae's rhyming text provides a pleasingly bouncy accompaniment. - The Guardian Praise for I Love My Mummy: A joyful read for you and your baby - Junior
  • BOLMO 3 years +
    3 years +
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    SILLY SAUSAGE! SMELLY PANTS!! NOODLE HEAD!!! Two cheeky little friends argue over a sweetie - and things get a little out of hand in a flurry of silly name-calling that will have children in hysterics. Will Flippy and Floppy stop being mean to each other and learn to share? A read-aloud treat to return to again and again while absorbing the gentle message about how far a little kindness can go.
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    A colourful, fun-filled picture book all about school! Put your coat on the hook, play with friends and join in all the day's activities. Start with show and tell, reading and writing, then playtime, making things and singing. Teacher makes sure every school day is the best! This sweet and simple story follows a typical school day, from morning hello's to hometime. Perfect for sharing with your little one so they know just what to expect when they start school. Or as an end of term gift for a special teacher. From the creators of family favourites I Love My Daddy and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Booktrust Early Years Award.
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    "Morris the Mankiest Monster" 'must be the most revolting picture book of the year ...children will absolutely love it'. Bookseller Giles Andreae and Sarah McIntyre would like you to meet Morris, the world's stinkiest picture book hero...It's years since he last changed his t-shirt It's crusty and crawling with ants His shoes are all slurpy and squelchy inside And potatoes grow out of his pants.
  • AYDNQ 3 years +
    3 years +
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    From the author of Giraffes Can't Dance and award-winning creators of I Love My Mummy and I Love My Daddy comes a picture book about the fun and excitement of being a year older. From birthday kisses to party games with friends, all the joy of the big day is captured through true-to-life humour and lovely pictures. The perfect present for every birthday girl or boy, this book will delight time and time again. From the bestselling author Giles Andreae, whose rhyming text perfectly captures the joyful exuberance of young children, and the award-winning Emma Dodd, whose cheerful colours and irrepressible illustrations delight children and their parents everywhere.
  • ADBJM 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Billy's back, and he's more bonkers than ever! Turbo-charged trousers at sports day ...a monster waterskiing marathon ...even a plateful of cheesy chips can lead to mayhem in the madcap world of Billy and the Bonkers family.