Sports Are Fantastic Fun. Children's Book by Gecko Press


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Annual edited by Kate De Goldi and Susan Paris

The Bakehouse by Joy Cowley

The Bear and the Wildcat by Kazumi Yumoto, illustrated by Komako Sakai

Bicycling to the Moon by Timo Parvela, illustrated by Virpi Talvitie

The Chicken Thief by Béatrice Rodriguez

Cook’s Cook: The Cook who Cooked for Captain Cook by Gavin Bishop

The Day No One was Angry by Toon Tellegen, illustrated by Marc Boutavant

Dear Professor Whale by Megumi Iwasa, illustrated by Jun Takabatake

Detective Gordon: The First Case by Ulf Nilsson, illustrated by Gitte Spee

Detective Gordon: A Complicated Case by Ulf Nilsson, illustrated by Gitte Spee

Detective Gordon: A Case in Any Case by Ulf Nilsson, illustrated by Gitte Spee

Detective Gordon: A Case for Buffy by Ulf Nilsson, illustrated by Gitte Spee

Don’t Cross the Line! by Isabel Minhós Martins, illustrated by Bernardo P. Carvalho

Duck, Death and the Tulip by Wolf Erlbruch

Dunger by Joy Cowley

The Fierce Little Woman and the Wicked Pirate by Joy Cowley, illustrated by Sarah Davis

Follow Finn  by  Peter Goes

Good Night Sleep Tight by Kristina Andres

Gus’s Garage by Leo Timmers

Hannah’s Night by Komako Sakai

Have You Seen Elephant? by David Barrow

The House that Jack Built by Gavin Bishop

How to Be Famous by Michel Shalev

Impossible Inventions  by Małgorzata Mycielska, Illustrated by Aleksandra  and Daniel Mizieliński

If I Was a Banana by Alexandra Tylee, illustrated by Kieran Rynhart

Inkberg Enigma by Jonathan King

The King and the Sea by Heinz Janisch, illustrated by Wolf Erlburch

The Knot Impossible by Barbara Else

Leilong the Library Bus by Julia Liu, illustrated by Bei Lynn

Leilong’s Too Long by Julia Liu, illustrated by Bei Lynn

Life According to Dani by Rose Lagercrantz, illustrated by Eva Eriksson

Lisette’s Green Sock by Catharina Valckx

The Longest Breakfast by Jenny Bornholdt and Sarah Wilkins

The Lost Kitten by Lee, illustrated by Komako Sakai

The Mapmakers’ Race by Eirlys Hunter, illustrated by Kirsten Slade

Migrants by Issa Watanabe

Mortal Fire by Elizabeth Knox

My Dog Mouse by Eva Lindström

No One Is Angry Today by Toon Tellegen and Marc Boutavant

Oink by David Elliot

The Old Man by Sarah V.

Paku Manu Ariki Whakatakapōkai by Michaela Keeble and Tokerau Brown

A Perfect Wonderful Day with Friends by Philip Waechter

The Queen and the Nobody Boy by Barbara Else

Rivers by Peter Goes

The Road to Ratenburg by Joy Cowley, illustrated by Gavin Bishop

See You When I See You by Rose Lagercrantz, illustrated by Eva Eriksson

Small and Tall Tall Tales of Extinct Animals by Hélène Rajcak & Damien Laverdunt

Song of the River by Joy Cowley and Kimberly Andrews

Sounds Good! Discover 50 Instruments by Ole Könnecke and Hans Könnecke

Speed of Light by Joy Cowley

Sports Are Fantastic Fun! by Ole Könnecke

Super Rabbit by Stephanie Blake

That’s Not a Hippopotamus! by Juliette MacIver, illustrated by Sarah Davis

The Tale of the Tiny Man by Barbro Lindgren and  Eva Eriksson

The Travelling Restaurant by Barbara Else

The Uprising by Eirlys Hunter

Timeline  by Peter Goes

Valdemar’s Peas  by Maria Jönsson

The Visitor by Antje Damn

The Volume of Possible Endings by Barbara Else

Waiting for Goliath by Antje Damm

What Dog Knows by Sylvia Vanden Heede, illustrated by Marije Tolman

Wolfy by Grégoire Solotareff

The Yark

Yours Sincerely, Giraffe by Megumi Iwasa, illustrated by Jun Takabatake

Zeustian Logic by Sabrina Malcolm


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