Books published by Frances Lincoln

The Five Misfits

Frances Lincoln Children's Bks | May 4, 2017 | 40 pages
Five misfits – one holey, one folded up like an envelope, one floppy and boneless, one topsey-turvey, and one that can only be described as a total catastrophe – are perfectly content living in their ramshackle house until one day Mr Perfect, replete with bright pink knickerbockers and... More Info

Little People, Big Dreams: Marie Curie

Frances Lincoln Children's Bks | March 2, 2017 | 32 pages
In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream. The book follows Marie Curie, whose love of learning helped her to... More Info

Agatha Christie

Frances Lincoln Children's Bks | March 2, 2017 | 32 pages
In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream. The book follows Agatha Christie, who taught herself to read at... More Info

Woodland Adventure Handbook

Frances Lincoln | September 3, 2015 | 128 pages
This book offers 10 'recipes' for Woodland adventures, each structured around a story which is designed to capture the imagination of 2-6 year olds. Each recipe provides parents and carers with a list of the kit required (generally, simple household objects) and a set of step by step instructions.... More Info
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Let's Celebrate!

frances lincoln ltd | March 27, 2012 | 56 pages
Presents poems written by authors from across the globe on such holidays and festivals as Diwali, Kwanzaa, and the Ice Festival.  More Info

Ballet Stories

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | September 1, 2014 | 69 pages
Beloved by all little girls, ballet stories enchant and open a world of magic. This collection of eight favourite ballet stories is filled with that magic and promise. The stories and sparkling illustrations will delight for years.  More Info

The Great Dragon Rescue

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | September 1, 2014 | 32 pages
When George’s dragon lands on the chicken coop, he knows it’s time for an adventure. Created in consultation with a literacy specialist, this edition contains the complete story, designed to support children who are gaining confidence in reading.  More Info

The Egg

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | September 1, 2014 | 32 pages
George’s chicken is sitting on top of a very big egg. What could it turn into? Created in consultation with a literacy specialist, this edition contains the complete story, designed to support children who are gaining confidence in reading.  More Info

Flabby Tabby

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | July 1, 2014 | 24 pages
After Tabby gets stuck in the cat-door, she soon finds herself competing with a fitter feline for food, basket space, and cuddles, and decides that a secret Feline Fitness Program is in order to reclaim her place on Polly's lap.  More Info

The Odyssey

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | July 15, 2014 | 121 pages
Presents a retelling of the adventures of Odysseus on his long voyage home from the Trojan War.  More Info

The Iliad

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | July 29, 2014 | 131 pages
Retells the story of the Trojan War, from the quarrel for the golden apple, and the flight of Helen with Paris, to the destruction of Troy.  More Info

Charles Dickens

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | July 29, 2014 | 48 pages
Presents the life of the beloved nineteenth century British author, discussing the poverty of his childhood, his work as a reporter, early successes as a novelist, marriage, and popular reading tours, along with summaries of some of his novels.  More Info

How the Library (Not the Prince) Saved Rapunzel

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | October 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Rapunzel sits on the 16th floor of an inner city block, bored, dreaming, and looking out at the rain. No one can rouse her from her apathy, not the milkman or the postman or the baker or her aunt — or even the prince. But when at last a letter is delivered, it contains news that has Rapunzel on... More Info

Tiger

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | June 10, 2014 | 32 pages
Follow a family of beautiful tiger cubs from birth to adulthood, photographed in the wild in the Indian jungle, including the very first weeks in their safe, rocky den, feeding from their mother. Young readers see the cubs at three months old, learning tiger skills through play. Finally, after six... More Info

Dominic Grows Sweetcorn

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | August 23, 2017 | 32 pages
When Dominic visits Grandpa, they go into the garden together and Grandpa shows Dominic how to grow sweetcorn the way he used to grow it back in Jamaica. While they work, Grandpa tells Dominic about his life in Jamaica, how he met Dominic’s grandma, and what happened when they came to Britain.... More Info

Zeraffa Giraffa

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | April 1, 2014 | 40 pages
This is the astonishing true story of Zeraffa, a giraffe who was sent as a gift by the Ottoman Viceroy of Egypt to King Charles X of France in 1826. A young boy, Atir, takes care of Zeraffa on her epic journey by felucca down the Nile and by ship across the sea. Zeraffa grows so tall that a hole is... More Info

Bob and Rob

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | July 4, 2013 | 32 pages
Rob is a burglar and he's bad. Really bad. Bob is his dog, and he is really good, baking cakes and helping old ladies across the road. But he remains faithful to his horrible owner, helping him with robberies. One night Bob and Rob see some inviting packages through the window of a house, and can't... More Info

Off to Market

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | August 13, 2013 | 32 pages
Hop aboard Joe's bus on its way to the market! Here come families carrying fruit and vegetables and boxes and coats, and some chickens . . . and goats! Soon the bus is full to the top and little Keb has to sit right at the back with the animals. And when the bus reaches a hill it just can't go any... More Info

Look at This

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | January 3, 2013 | 32 pages
Hopscotch, cat's cradle, the mud game, football, Waly… Many different ways to play, with games that are familiar all over the world as well as some traditional African games. Photographed in Mali by an award-winning photographer, this is a unique and culturally diverse word book, with lots to... More Info

Look at This

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | January 3, 2013 | 32 pages
Cooking pot, stool, basket, water pot and sleeping mat… All kinds of things around the home, with a vibrant mix of Western and traditional African objects. Photographed in Mali by an award-winning photographer, this is a unique and culturally diverse First Words book, with lots to look at and... More Info

Hue Boy

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | November 1, 2012 | 32 pages
Hue Boy is small - smaller than all his friends, and he doesn't seem to grow at all, no matter what his mother gives him to eat, or how much he runs and jumps and plays. His mother takes him first to the doctor, and then to the Wise Man of the village. But nothing seems to help Hue Boy to grow.... More Info

Two Nests

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | September 10, 2013 | 32 pages
This is a gentle story about family separation with a happy ending. Betty and Paul are two little birds who build a nest together in a cherry tree. Betty lays an egg and out pops Baby Bird. Everyone is happy and all the other animals come to see the baby. But the nest is small, Betty and Paul... More Info

Playtime

frances lincoln ltd | July 23, 2013 | 32 pages
"Children from around the world show and tell about their favorite toys and games"--Provided by publisher.  More Info

Hair

frances lincoln ltd | July 23, 2013 | 32 pages
Children from around the world show and tell about how they style their hair.  More Info

The Great Big Book of Feelings

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | September 10, 2013 | 40 pages
The book opens with the question: "How are you feeling today?" And this leads on to a spread by spread presentation of a wide range of feelings, taken from the following: * Happy * Sad * Excited * Bored * Interested * Embarrassed * Lonely * In need of solitude * Looking forward to something *... More Info

Beatrice's Dream

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | August 13, 2013 | 32 pages
Beatrice is a thirteen-year-old orphan in Kibera, Nairobi - a Kenyan shantytown built on refuse and rubbish and one of the biggest slums in Africa. In this book she describes her life: her walk to school, the dust that blows between her teeth and the mud she wades through, her teacher's... More Info

Grace and Family

Frances Lincoln Children's Books | December 11, 2012 | 32 pages
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The Art of Cooking with Vegetables

Frances Lincoln Ltd | June 12, 2012 | 112 pages
Alain Passard is chef who astonished the food world in 2001 by removing red meat from his three-Michelin-starred Paris restaurant L'Arpège, and dedicating himself to cooking with vegetables, supplied exclusively from his own organic farm. Today L'Arpège is widely acknowledged as one of the... More Info

ReCraft

Frances Lincoln Limited | September 18, 2012 | 128 pages
Collects forty step-by-step projects for reusing fabric and buttons to create such items as a stuffed frog, baby booties, a beach bag, and a button necklace.  More Info

The Drop in My Drink

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | May 15, 2012 | 36 pages
This is the story of a drop of water, told by a gifted science writer and illustrated with remarkable paintings. Where does this marvellous liquid come from? How does it behave? Meredith Hooper takes us back thousands of years to see where the Earth's water came from, and how life began in the... More Info

We Are All Born Free Mini Edition

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | November 1, 2011 | 72 pages
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was signed on 10th December 1948. It was compiled after World War Two to declare and protect the rights of all people from all countries. This beautiful collection, published 60 years on, celebrates each declaration with an illustration by an... More Info

Gregory Cool

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | July 10, 2012 | 32 pages
When he goes to visit his grandparents and his cousin, Lennox, on the island of Tobago, Gregory misses home at first, but as he gets to know both the island ways and his relatives, Gregory begins to enjoy himself  More Info

Gorilla

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | March 13, 2012 | 32 pages
?Far away, in the misty mountains of Africa, a baby gorilla is born.” Follow the life of a mountain gorilla from birth to adulthood, in this unique wildlife information book for young children, photographed close-up in the wild by an award-winning wildlife photographer. Find out all about gorilla... More Info

The Taming of Lilah May

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | March 13, 2012 | 192 pages
Lilah's Anger Diary, March 26th Anger levels: 11/10I'm Lilah May and I'm ANGRY. So angry that I'm about to be excluded from school, my parents can't control me, and only one person in the world understands me. And that's my best friend, Bindi.I haven't always been this way. It all started with my... More Info

A Stork in a Baobab Tree

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | September 27, 2011 | 32 pages
Set in Africa during the Christmas season, this is the story of a village preparing for a celebration - the birth of a child. The story is told in verse inspired by the traditional carol The Twelve Days of Christmas, but in this version by the author Catherine House the gifts are: 1 stork in a... More Info

My Bear Griz

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | August 23, 2011 | 32 pages
Young Billy describes his bear friend, whom he calls "Griz" because he is a grizzly bear, and the wonderful things they do together.  More Info

Beatrice's Dream

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | September 1, 2011 | 32 pages
Beatrice is a thirteen-year-old orphan in Kibera, Nairobi - a Kenyan shantytown built on refuse and rubbish and one of the biggest slums in Africa. In this book she describes her life: her walk to school, the dust that blows between her teeth and the mud she wades through, her teacher's... More Info

Food and Faith

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | June 12, 2012 | 48 pages
Food has always been central to religious practice. From fasting at Ramadan to feasting at Diwali, from the laws of kashrut to the taking of communion, a great deal can be learned about a religion through an understanding of its link with food. Six children from six religions tell their stories... More Info

Hush, Baby, Hush!

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books | May 24, 2011 | 40 pages
Presents a collection of lullabies from around the world to help children go to sleep, with music for several songs in the back of the book.  More Info