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Alain Gree - Author

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Books by Alain Gree

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: 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.