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Alain Gree - Author

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Books by Alain Gree

Farm Activity Book

Farm Activity Book

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/02/2019

Transport Activity Book

Transport Activity Book

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/11/2018

This gorgeous transport-themed activity book will be very popular with any child who loves all things that go! With over 100 different activities, including dot to dot, spot the difference, colouring in, simple makes and other engaging puzzles. The book is educational as well as fun and features beautiful, bright illustrations that will draw children in and keep them busy. All of the pages are incredibly absorbing, with Alain Gree's unmistakably rich and appealing style of illustration. And while children are enjoying the mazes, matching and counting, the games are helping them to develop a wide range of skills, including observational, conversational and motor.

Animal Activity Book

Animal Activity Book

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/11/2018

This delightful animal-themed activity book will entertain children who are crazy about all things to do with animals. The pages are crammed with over 100 great activities, including dot to dot, spot the difference, colouring in, simple makes and other engaging puzzles, as well as 4 pages of stickers to be used in the book.

Romeo Explores the Garden

Romeo Explores the Garden

Author: Alain Gree Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 06/09/2018

Romeo the dog is a much-loved character from the Alain Gree archive. In the Let's Explore series, Romeo finds himself in a variety of places, discovering all sorts of interesting things! In this title he is exploring the garden. For example, what creatures fly from flower to flower collecting pollen to make honey? [turn the page] Bees. What prickly garden animal curls up into a ball to go to sleep? [turn the page] A hedgehog. Each answer is illustrated with Alain's much-loved artwork. Other titles in the series include Romeo Explores the Farm and Romeo Explores the Seaside.

Romeo Explores the Seaside

Romeo Explores the Seaside

Author: Alain Gree Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 22/02/2018

Romeo the dog is a much-loved character from the Alain Gree archive. In this new series, Romeo finds himself in a variety of places, discovering all sorts of interesting things! Button Books have created an exciting new series aimed at young children (aged 1-3 years) using Romeo as the central character. In each title Romeo is exploring a new environment and needs help in identifying what will appear on the following page from the clue given. In this title he is exploring the seashore. For example: `What has two claws and hides among the rocks on a beach?' [turn the page] `A crab'. Each answer will be illustrated with Alain's much-loved illustrations. Other titles in the series include Romeo Explores the City and Romeo Explores the Farm.

Romeo Explores the Farm

Romeo Explores the Farm

Author: Alain Gree Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 22/02/2018

Romeo the dog is a much-loved character from the Alain Gree archive. In this new series, Romeo finds himself in a variety of places, discovering all sorts of interesting things! Button books have created an exciting new series aimed at young children (aged 1-3 years) using Romeo as the central character. In each title Romeo is exploring a new environment and needs help in identifying what will appear on the following page from the clue given. In this title he is exploring the farm. For example: `Which farm animal has hooves and lives in a stable?' [turn the page] `A horse'. Each answer will be illustrated with Alain's much-loved illustrations. Other titles in the series include Romeo Explores The City and Romeo Explores the Seaside.

My Illustrated Encyclopedia

My Illustrated Encyclopedia

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/10/2017

Containing a beautiful and eclectic selection of many of Alain Gree's most well-known and loved images, this book covers a huge range of subject areas, including insects, birds, animals, fish, weather, farming, trees, flowers, transport and space. The book provides the ideal opportunity for parents and young children to discuss the many subjects covered, giving children a wonderful platform to learn and ask questions about the world around them.

Romeo Explores the City

Romeo Explores the City

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/09/2017

Romeo the dog is a much-loved character created by Alain Gree in the 1960s. Always meaning well but sometimes a little bit clumsy and accident-prone, Romeo finds himself on a variety of adventures all of which have a happy ending! Young children will enjoy following the clues as they help Romeo explore the city. Each spread features the answer followed by a new question and is fully illustrated using Alain-s much-loved archive.

Romeo's Big Book of Clever Ideas

Romeo's Big Book of Clever Ideas

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/05/2017

Romeo the dog is a much-loved character created by Alain Gree in the 1960s. Always meaning well but sometimes a little bit clumsy and accident-prone, Romeo finds himself on a variety of adventures all of which have a happy ending!In this delightful story, aimed at children aged 4 and up, Romeo the dog decides to go camping, but by the time he has finished packing his suitcase it is too heavy for him to lift. In the end he decides to use his suitcase as a tent and camp at home! The story and accompanying illustrations are timeless and will appeal to a child's sense of humour as much today as they did 50 years ago.

First Words in Spanish

First Words in Spanish

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/09/2016

Help your child to learn their first words in Spanish with this beautifully presented, interactive learning resource. Packed with more than 300 key words, this book makes the perfect companion, whether your child is learning the language at home, at school or preparing for a holiday. Shown alongside colourful and appealing illustrations, the words are grouped into child-friendly themes such as colours, numbers, animals, food, holidays and shopping. A dictionary-style listing of all the words is compiled at the back of the book along with the phonetic pronunciation of each word, for easy reference. Also included are learning tips and notes for parents, carers and teachers to give essential back-up information and ideas for activities to try.

First Words in French

First Words in French

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/09/2016

Help your child to learn their first words in French with this beautifully presented, interactive learning resource. Packed with more than 300 key words, this book makes the perfect companion, whether your child is learning the language at home, at school or preparing for a holiday. Shown alongside colourful and appealing illustrations, the words are grouped into child-friendly themes such as colours, numbers, animals, food, holidays and shopping. A dictionary-style listing of all the words is compiled at the back of the book along with the phonetic pronunciation of each word, for easy reference. Also included are learning tips and notes for parents, carers and teachers to give essential back-up information and ideas for activities to try.

Alain Gree Works by the French Illustrator from the 1960s - 70s

Alain Gree Works by the French Illustrator from the 1960s - 70s

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/09/2016

Alain Gree - Fun and Games

Alain Gree - Fun and Games

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/08/2016

Packed with more than 50 activities compiled by Alain Gree himself, using a huge number of his illustrations created over the years, this activity book will keep a child busy for hours on end (and some adults too!). The activities include spot the difference, matching games and mazes as well as ones involving cutting out, folding and creating objects such as building a paper house. All of the pages are incredibly absorbing with Alain's unmistakably rich style of illustration. Each page of the activity book is perforated and single sided, allowing the pages to be removed and displayed. Certain activities will appeal more to younger children (3+) while others will appeal to slightly older children.

My First Book of the Farm

My First Book of the Farm

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 24/03/2016

Learning about life on the farm is a great way for young children to understand and explore the world around them. From the names of animals, plants and wildlife to the tools and machinery used, there is so much to discover. The delightful illustrations by Alain Gree bring this engaging subject to life for your child to enjoy. With easy-to-turn pages and a wipeable surface, this practical board book can be popped in your bag and taken anywhere.

My First Book of Opposites

My First Book of Opposites

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 24/03/2016

Teach your child about opposites in a simple and engaging way with this delightful new book using Alain Gree's charming retro-style illustrations. Bold and colourful, they instantly convey the information needed about each pair of opposites in a way that can be tricky to do with just words. Practical and hardwearing, these board books are perfect for taking out and about and will outlast the wear and tear inflicted by babies and young children.

Alain Gree Activity Book

Alain Gree Activity Book

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/02/2016

Packed with over 50 activities compiled by Alain Gree himself using a huge number of his illustrations created over the years, the Alain Gree Activity Book will keep a child busy for hours on end (and some adults too!). The activities include spot the difference, matching games and mazes as well as activities involving cutting out, folding and creating objects such as an old style television with a scrolling image and building a paper house. All of the pages are incredibly absorbing with Alain's unmistakably rich style of illustration. Each page of the activity book is printed single sided and also glued rather than stitched allowing the pages to be removed and displayed. Certain activities will appeal more to younger children (3+) while other will appeal to slightly older children.

Alain Gree: First Little Library

Alain Gree: First Little Library

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 20/08/2015

Leading on from the very successful Alain Gree board books, also published by Button Books, comes this set of four mini board books beautifully presented in their own slipcase. The titles chosen for this set are: Colours, Animals, Numbers and Letters. Each mini book uses the same design and content as the original, larger format board books. The small size of each title will be very appealing to little children and the set will make an ideal gift. The back cover of each book doubles up as a puzzle showing one quarter of an image, put the books in the right order to create one of Alain's illustrations!

Colours

Colours

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/05/2015

This is a new title in bestselling series from world-renowned illustrator Alain Gree. It teaches children to recognise a range of colours with the help of stunning vintage illustrations. Reverse of jacket is a wall poster illustrated with images of the book. It is suitable for children aged 2-5 years. Alain Gree's beautiful illustrations from the 1960s and 70s are known throughout the world. With their naivety of form and bold use of colour, their charm is undeniable. Aimed at children aged 2 to 5 years, Colours is a beautiful arlin-covered hardback with embossed artwork and jacket. Clear, easy-to-read text is presented alongside the illustrations to teach a child to recognise a range of colours. Short sentences that use the colour are featured throughout as examples to reinforce and learn from. Despite their simplicity, there is a richness of content in the illustrations that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless.

Numbers

Numbers

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/05/2015

This is a new title in bestselling series from world-renowned illustrator Alain Gree. It teaches children to recognise a range of numbers and simple sums with the help of stunning vintage illustrations. Reverse of jacket is a wall poster illustrated with images of the book. It is suitable for children aged 2-5 years. Alain Gree's beautiful illustrations from the 1960s and 70s are known throughout the world. With their naivety of form and bold use of colour, their charm is undeniable. Aimed at children aged 2 to 5 years, Numbers is a beautiful arlin-covered hardback with embossed artwork and jacket. Clear, easy-to-read text is presented alongside the illustrations to teach a range of numbers and simple sums featured throughout as examples to reinforce and learn from. Despite their simplicity, there is a richness of content in the illustrations that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless.

Flash Cards: Phonics

Flash Cards: Phonics

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/03/2015

This features 44 double-sided, laminated cards. It is fun and easy to use one-on-one or with a group. Helpful notes for teachers, parents and carers are included. It is suitable for ages 3+. Phonics is a way of teaching children to read and write by using the sounds (phonemes) that we put together to form words. Ideal for practising phonics with young children aged 3+, these laminated cards introduce 44 basic phonemes along with carefully selected examples. Each card has a phoneme on one side and a simple word and picture on the other side. Fun and easy to use with individuals or a class group, these attractive cards make an excellent tool to support the development of this important skill. The notes, games and activity cards included provide all the information needed for teachers, parents and carers to guide and encourage a child's learning journey.

Flash Cards: Mathematics

Flash Cards: Mathematics

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/03/2015

This title features 60 double-sided, laminated cards. It includes clear, easy to read symbols and numbers, ranging from 0-100. Helpful notes for teachers, parents and carers are included. It is suitable for ages 3+. The laminated flash cards in this pack are ideal for teachers, parents and carers to teach basic mathematical skills to children aged 3+. A more advanced version of the Numbers flash cards, these cards feature numbers from 0-100 along with games and activities that target the UK Key Stage 1 syllabus. The child will learn to grasp basic mathematical concepts, such as addition, subtraction, division and multiplication. These double-sided cards are perfect for individual or class work and are an excellent tool to support the learning and enjoyment of this core subject.

Flash Cards: Numbers

Flash Cards: Numbers

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/04/2014

This title contains durable laminated cards. It features delightful retro-style illustrations that make these cards ideal for learning numbers and sums. Helpful notes for teachers, parents and carers are included. It is suitable for ages 3+. The laminated flashcards in this pack are ideal for teachers, parents and carers to teach the numbers 0 to 50 to children aged 3+ and to teach sums to young school children. The cards have the number on one side and the word on the other. The plus, minus, multiply, divide and equals signs are included. Notes provide handy suggestions for a variety of games and activities with the cards.

Flashcards: Alphabet

Flashcards: Alphabet

Author: Alain Gree Format: Cards Release Date: 07/04/2014

This title includes durable laminated cards. It features delightful retro-style illustrations that will help children to remember the letters. Helpful notes for teachers, parents and carers are included. It is suitable for ages 3+. The laminated flashcards in this pack are ideal for teachers, parents and carers to teach the alphabet to children aged 3+. There are two sets of cards. One set has the letters of the alphabet and delightful illustrations by Alain Gree. The second set has the letters in lower and upper case. Notes are included with handy suggestions for games and activities with the cards.

The Farm

The Farm

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/03/2014

In this bestselling series, the reverse of the jacket has been printed to be used as a wall poster. It is suitable for ages 2-5 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With five titles, Alphabet, Transport and Nature, Seaside and Exploring aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

My First Book of Sounds

My First Book of Sounds

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 27/03/2014

Alain Gree's beautiful illustrations from the 1960s and '70s are known throughout the world. With their naivety of form and bold use of colour, their charm is undeniable. Part of a delightful series of books under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, My First Book of Sounds features Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations on every page. Aimed at children aged 0 to 2 years, My First Book of Sounds is a robust, wipeable board book with rounded corners. Its vibrant pictures and large, bold text will make learning about noises in the world around them fun and absorbing for babies and toddlers.

My First Book of Nature

My First Book of Nature

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 12/12/2013

Alain Gree's beautiful illustrations from the 1960s and 70s are known throughout the world. With their naivety of form and bold use of colour, their charm is undeniable. Part of a delightful series of books under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, My first book of Nature features Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations on every page. Aimed at children aged 0 to 2 years, My first book of Nature is a robust, wipeable board book with rounded corners. Its vibrant pictures and large, bold text will make learning about the natural world around them fun and absorbing for young children and toddlers.

Seasons

Seasons

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/11/2013

The reverse of the jacket has been printed to be used as a wall poster. It is suitable for ages 2-5 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three title, Alphabet, Transport and Nature, aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

Flash Cards: Sight Words

Flash Cards: Sight Words

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2013

The laminated flashcards in this pack are ideal for teachers, parents and carers to teach the most common sight words to children aged 4+. Single words appear in clear, appealing text on the double-sided cards, which are perfect for individual or class work. Notes are included with handy suggestions for games and activities with the cards.

Flash Cards: Three-letter words

Flash Cards: Three-letter words

Author: Alain Gree Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2013

The laminated flashcards in this pack are ideal for teachers, parents and carers to teach common CVC words to children aged 4+. Each card has a single word in clear, easy-to-read text accompanied by a delightful illustration by Alain Gree. Notes are included with handy suggestions for games and activities with the cards.

Exploring

Exploring

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/06/2013

The reverse of the jacket has been printed to be used as a wall poster. It is suitable for ages 2-4 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Alphabet, Transport and Nature, aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

Seaside

Seaside

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/06/2013

In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Alphabet, Transport and Nature, aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

My First Book of Vehicles

My First Book of Vehicles

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 09/05/2013

This title is suitable for ages 0-2 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Numbers , Animals and Colours , aimed at children aged 0-2 and three further titles, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

My First Book of Letters

My First Book of Letters

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 09/05/2013

This title is suitable for ages 0-2 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Numbers , Animals and Colours , aimed at children aged 0-2 and three further titles, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

Transport

Transport

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/11/2012

In this title, the reverse of the jacket has been printed to be used as a wall poster. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

My First Book of Numbers

My First Book of Numbers

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 18/10/2012

This title is suitable for ages 0-2 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Numbers , Animals and Colours , aimed at children aged 0-2 and three further titles, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

Alphabet

Alphabet

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 18/10/2012

In this title, the reverse of the jacket has been printed to be used as a wall poster. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

Nature

Nature

Author: Alain Gree Format: Hardback Release Date: 18/10/2012

In this title, the reverse of the jacket has been printed to be used as a wall poster. It is suitable for ages 2-4 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three title, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

My First Book of Animals

My First Book of Animals

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 18/10/2012

This title is suitable for ages 0-2 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Numbers , Animals and Colours , aimed at children aged 0-2 and three further titles, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.

My First Book of Colours

My First Book of Colours

Author: Alain Gree Format: Board book Release Date: 18/10/2012

This title is suitable for ages 0-2 years. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. With three titles, Numbers , Animals and Colours , aimed at children aged 0-2 and three further titles, Alphabet , Transport and Nature , aimed at 2-4 years, children will love to be taught their first words with the aid of such absorbing and vibrant illustrations. Despite their simplicity there is a richness of content that children will be fascinated by, and this wealth of information will be a joy for adults to share and discuss, making the potential for learning endless. As an educational tool and a pleasure to own, this fabulous series of books is a wonderful investment for families.