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Claude in the Spotlight
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Here comes Claude: an utterly adorable new young fiction character from talented young author/illustrator, Alex T. Smith. Book Club 2011.

About the Author

After briefly considering careers in space travel, cookery and being a rabbit, Alex T. Smith finally decided to become an illustrator. In 2006 he graduated from Coventry University with a degree in Illustration and won second place in the Macmillan Prize for Children's Illustration. For such a young newcomer, Alex has already achieved great things. His first fiction series - Claude - has been selected for the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club 2011 and Bella and Monty recently won the Dundee Award.Eliot Jones, Midnight Superhero (Scholastic) was the first picturebook Alex illustrated and it won the Coventry Inspiration Book Award, and was longlisted for the Greenaway Medal in 2009. Alex was also shortlisted for The Best Emerging Illustrator by The Book Trust in 2008. He has since written and illustrated his own picture books including Egg (Hodder), Bella & Monty (Hodder), Home (Scholastic).

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A wonderful creation for newly independent readers. - The BooksellerA treat for new readers. - Peters GazetteComic talent not just for writing a good story but also illustrating it in a fitting but hilarious style. - Books For KeepsI loved everything about this book. - BookbagA perfect series for new readers. - Parents In TouchThis is a fantastic series that is sure to capture the attention of any reader with its funny and engaging story. - Huddersfield Daily ExaminerA lovely, silly story and once again the well written words and delightful illustrations go together beautifully. - BookbagAlex T. Smith is a rising star in children's books. The text is ideal for early readers, combining simple language with humour and page-turning entertainment. It is his skill in creating drama out of bright comedy that makes the book such a compulsive read. - Books For Keeps

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