Book List in Order: 17 titles

  • Excitement spreads like wildfire through the jungle. Earth-goddesses are planning a conference! From Australia to Antarctica, Amazon to Africa, goddesses will debate the burning environmental issues of our times . . . and bushy-tailed, smooth-talking...


  • Shona has always loved words and for many years she has written down any strange word she finds to create her very own thesaurus! When her and her classmates learn that some languages are dying out, Miss Bates tasks them with becoming top-class word ...



  • Build your child''s reading confidence at home with books at the right levelLearn all about the strange goings on in Cotton Tree Village with these four traditional tales from the Caribbean, beautifully told here by award-winning authors, John Agard ...



  • "There she was on the news, Miss Goody Two-Shoes, Caught on CCTV." Poor Goldilocks, caught on camera breaking into a house of suburban grizzlies. Inspired by traditional fairy tales but with contemporary, streetwise characters, this book shows childr...



  • From water-vapour to robots and outer-space to water, this highly original collection from John Agard, winner of the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry, explores everything exciting about science. Delighting in the wonder and oddities physics, biology and...







  • Can our hoodie-clad hero make it through the nine circles of Hell and back again? Will he find love with his soul mate, Beatrice? In this red-hot retelling of Dante‚Äôs Inferno, readers discover the city of Dis, where everybody disses everybody; meet...


  • All the fun of a baby's day, from "wakey light, wakey light, creeping through window" till "time to sleep tight" is captured in this wonderful collection of poems from the acclaimed poet and children's author John Agard. Bold, colorful illustrations ...




  • Caribbean renditions of nursery rhymes apply the lilting, musical beats of the region to familiar favorites and are accompanied by colorful scratchboard illustrations that highlight such images as Mother Goose playing the marimba....