Books written by Emily Gravett



Macmillan Children's Books | May 18, 2017 | 40 pages
From the creator of Meerkat Mail and Dogs, comes a very funny rhyming woodland story about the perils of being too tidy.Pete the badger likes everything to be neat and tidy at all times, but what starts as the collecting of one fallen leaf escalates quickly and ends with the complete destruction of... More Info

The Odd Egg

Macmillan Children's Books | March 24, 2017 | 14 pages
Emily Gravett's gorgeous story in an eggcellent board book format!The perfect board book gift for Easter - with a cheeky twist!All the birds have eggs to hatch. All except Duck. When Duck is delighted to find an egg of his own to look after: it's the most beautiful egg in the whole world! But all... More Info

Orange Pear Apple Bear

Macmillan Children's Books | February 23, 2017 | 22 pages
An orange, a pear, an apple - and a bear. Deliciously simple. Perfectly fun.Delight in a beautifully realised and very funny exploration of colour, the relationship between different objects and the power of the imagination in this sturdy hardback board book version of the classic.Orange Pear Apple... More Info


November 17, 2016 | 32 pages
Big dogs, small dogs, stroppy dogs and soppy dogs!A special miniature hardback gift edition of the classic Emily Gravett story, with a real cloth cover.Gorgeous canines of every shape, size and colour are bounding through the irresistible Dogs by Emily Gravett. Can you choose one dog to love best... More Info

Wolves 10th Anniversary Edition

Macmillan Children's Books | July 30, 2015 | 40 pages
Rabbit borrows a book about wolves from the library. He can't put it down! But soon a sinister figure with sharp claws and a bushy tail starts to creep right off the pages. You won't believe your eyes - but if you're a rabbit, you probably should.Brilliantly witty, ingeniously constructed, and with... More Info

Bear and Hare Go Fishing

Macmillan Children's Books | February 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Bear and Hare are off on a fishing trip, with nets and rods at the ready. Bear loves fishing! Hare seems more interested in his picnic. But after a long wait, the two adventurers catch more than they expect in this tale of fun, friendship and fishy goings-on. Full of warmth and humour, and starring... More Info

The Odd Egg

Macmillan Children's Books | March 1, 2011 | 14 pages
Each of the birds has laid an egg--except for Duck. So when Duck finds a beautiful egg of his own he's delighted--even though the other birds make fun of it. But everyone's in for a big surprise when his egg finally hatches. Full color.  More Info


MacMillan Children's Books | March 1, 2012 | 24 pages
Gorgeous canines of every shape, size and colour are bounding through this irresistible book of opposites. Can you choose one dog to love best of all? With playful pencil and watercolour illustrations to delight children and adults alike, everyone will long to bark along with the Chihuahua and... More Info

Orange Pear Apple Bear

Macmillan Children's Books | January 1, 2010 | 22 pages
Now available in board book format, the utter simplicity of this beautiful book is breathtaking. By rearranging just four words, Emily Gravett creates a series of playful images which are a sheer joy ' and intensely satisfying. The loose energy of the pencil and watercolour pictures will be... More Info

Blue Chameleon

June 1, 2013 | 26 pages
Now available as a sturdy board book. He can turn himself into anything and appear to fit in anywhere, but it seems that neither the swirly snail, the green grasshopper nor the stripy sock want to be friends with the blue chameleon. Will he ever find someone to talk to? Someone just like him? With... More Info

Orange Pear Apple Bear

Pan Macmillan | January 1, 2007 | 32 pages
By rearranging just four words, this book creates a series of playful images. It is useful for adults and children alike.  More Info


MacMillan Children's Books | November 1, 2012 | 32 pages
It's nearly Cedric the dragon's bedtime -- there's just time for his mum to read him his favourite book. Unfortunately for her, Cedric likes the story so much that he wants to hear it again . . . and again . . . and again . . . with incendiary consequences! A typically clever and irresistible book... More Info

Orange Pear Apple Bear

Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing | February 22, 2018 | 22 pages
Explores concepts of color, shape, and food using only five simple words, as a bear juggles and plays.  More Info

Wolf Won't Bite!

Macmillan Children's Books | February 1, 2011 | 32 pages
Take your seat in the front row and watch in wonder as three cheeky little circus pigs make a wild wolf jump (literally) through hoops (literally), endure feats of astounding daring-do, and even withstand perilous games of dress-up. Safe in the thought that Wolf Won't Bite! they even put their... More Info