nicely illustrated children’s books

By Alice on Thursday July 28th 2011 at 08:34

Albert joined the library the other day and these are the first set of books that he got out!
Katharine McEwen illustrated this one very nicely indeed…

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Little Monkey is bored – and so he starts being naughty. Big Monkey is cross and Little Monkey ends up in tears. But although Big Monkey doesn’t always like Little Monkey’s behaviour, one thing is clear: Big Monkey never stops loving Little Monkey!

here are a couple more of her illustrations…

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This one’s by Layn Marlow…

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http://www.laynmarlow.co.uk

I’ve always really liked illustrations by David Hughes…

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here are a few more…

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http://www.davidhughesillustration.co.uk

I particularly like the cover of this book by Emma Dodson…

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http://www.emmadodson.com

I love the little croc character by Tony Maddox…

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Katherine Tillotson’s illustration looks really exciting…

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http://www.katherinetillotson.com/kt/home.html

Another monkey illustration by Emily Gravett…

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http://www.emilygravett.com

and finally - these fun looking illustrations by Georgie Birkett…

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http://www.georgiebirkett.com