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The Adventures of Pinocchio

 
The Adventures of Pinocchio
Carlo Collodi, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

The tale of how the old woodcarver Geppetto made a puppet boy from an unusual piece of wood, who could talk, dance and turn somersaults, has been a much-loved story since it was first written more than 130 years ago. Pinocchio ignores the advice of his kindly father and sets off into the world for some extraordinary adventures...

ISBN 9781848771789  |  hardback  |  235x195mm  |  £16.99

 
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The Owl and the Pussycat

 
Just So Stories
Rudyard Kipling, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

An unforgettable cast of characters brought to life!

This sumptuous new edition brings together the series of incredible tales from master storyteller Rudyard Kipling. How did the whale get his throat? Why was the lazy camel lumbered with a hump? And how did the elephant's insatiable curiosity earn him a trunk? Robert Ingpen has interpreted and enriched these imaginative tales with stunning new illustrations that will bewitch young and old alike.

ISBN 9781848772281  |  hardback  |  235x195mm  |  £16.99

 

 

 

The Owl and the Pussycat

 
The Owl and the Pussycat
Edward Lear, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

Enter the enchanting world of Edward Lear with this beautiful collection of best-loved nonsense verse, published to celebrate the bicentenary of his birth in May 2012. Set sail in a sieve with 'The Jumblies', wander through forests with 'The Dong with a Luminous Nose', and escape with the creatures of 'Calico Pie'. Every poem in this collection is brought to life with a series of stunning new illustrations by award-winning artist Robert Ingpen – a unique gift for adults and children to enjoy for centuries to come.

ISBN 9781848773462  |  hardback  |  235 x 195mm  |  £12.99

 

 

 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

 
The Robert Ingpen Illustrated Classics Collection
Various authors, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

Robert Ingpen breathes his magic into magnificent editions of classic children's tales. This slipcase gift edition include 3 favourite classics: The Jungle Book, Treasure Island and The Wind In The Willows.

ISBN 978 1 84877 388 2  |  slipcased paperbacks  |  £30.00

 

 

 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

 
Around the World in 80 Days
Jules Verne, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

The Jules Verne classic is wonderfully brought to life by award-winning illustrator Robert Ingpen. Set off with Phileas Fogg and his manservant on a race to circumnavigate the globe in just eighty days! Travelling by steamboat, train, and even elephant, the intrepid duo find themselves rescuing a young Indian woman from sacrifice, escaping kidnap, and battling hurricane winds - and all the while, tenacious Detective Fix of Scotland Yard is in hot pursuit, believing Fogg to be the criminal mastermind behind a Bank of England robbery. Rich in humour and excitement, Around the World in Eighty Days deservedly remains one of Jules Verne's most popular books.

ISBN 9781848776203  |  hardback with jacket  |  £14.99
235 x 195mm

 

 

 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

 
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
L. Frank Baum, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

Rediscover this classic American tale, brought to life through the stunning paintings of award-winning illustrator Robert Ingpen. Come with Dorothy and her friends as she sets off on an amazing adventure through the curious land of Oz.

"A visual carnival to thrill young and old alike." Hatchards

"Ingpen certainly delivers on this …. Lustrous colour seeps through the pages, the characters are gently sketched with love and affection." Armadillo Magazine

"A beautiful gift book to treasure." Lovereading4kids.co.uk

ISBN 978 1 84877 528 2  |  hardback with jacket  |  £14.99
192pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  foil on jacket  |  cover has imitation cloth, debossing and foil

 

 

 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

 
The Secret Garden
Frances Hodgson Burnett, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

An exquisite new edition of the heart-warming tale of a sickly orphan whose life is transformed as she restores an abandoned garden to its former beauty.

ISBN 978 1 84877 446 9  |  hardback with jacket  |  £14.99
240pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  foil on jacket  |  cover has imitation cloth, debossing and foil

 

 

 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

 
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

This much-loved story of boyhood adventure in a small town on
the Mississippi River can now be enjoyed by a new generation of readers. Presented in a handsome new edition, this energetic, funny story is accompanied by more than seventy enchanting illustrations.

"Mark Twain’s classic story beautifully illustrated by Robert Ingpen." The Bookseller Children’s Buyer’s Guide: Spring Books January 2010

ISBN 978 1 84877 464 3  |  hardback with jacket  |  £14.99
240pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  gold foil on jacket  |  cover has imitation cloth, debossing and gold foil

 

 

 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

 
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Lewis Carroll, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

This beautiful new edition brings together Carroll’s complete and unabridged classic story with more than seventy remarkable illustrations by award-winning artist Robert Ingpen. New readers and devoted fans alike will enjoy exploring Carroll’s Wonderland in this sumptuous volume.

"A beautifully new illustrated edition … simply lovely and any child would be delighted with it.” The Sun – Parenting Website: Dec 2009

ISBN 978 1 84011 968 8   |  hardback with jacket  |  £14.99
216pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  hardback with imitation cloth case and gold debossing  |  jacket with fifth-colour gold

 

 

 

A Christmas Carol and The Christmas Tree

 
A Christmas Carol and The Christmas Tree
Charles Dickens, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

Rediscover this magical Christmas treat from one of Britain's greatest writers. Robert Ingpen's stunning illustrations capture perfectly one of the most enduring Christmas stories ever written. With the special edition of the little-known Dickens tale The Little Christmas Tree, this is a volume to share and treasure.

“copiously illustrated”
Guardian Books Online

“a sumptuous feast”
Christmas Guide to Children’s Books 08

A new Robert Ingpen Classics poster is available, free of charge, from Templar Publishing. To obtain yours, contact Jayne.roscoe@templarco.co.uk

ISBN 978 1 84011 501 7  |  hardback with jacket  |  £14.99  |  192pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  jacket with foil
 

 

 

Trick of the Tale

 
The Wind in the Willows
Kenneth Grahame, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 
This timeless tale written by Kenneth Grahame has never been out of print. It is one of the best-loved children’s titles in English literature. Kenneth Grahame’s wonderful imagination and quiet humour continue to charm children and adults alike.

To celebrate the centenary of the first publication of The Wind In The Willows in 1908, this magnificent new edition, complete and unabridged, has been beautifully illustrated by the award winning artist Robert Ingpen.

“Robert Ingpen’s breathtaking autumnal illustrations depict the characters as real animals and evoke the English countryside so convincingly that you can almost smell the river.”
Nicolette Jones, The Sunday Times


ISBN 978 1 84011 352 5  |  hardback with jacket  |  £14.99  |  192pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  jacket with foil
 

 

 

Peter Pan and Wendy

 
Peter Pan and Wendy
J. M. Barrie, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

First performed in London in 1904, J.M. Barrie's beloved children's classic celebrates its centenary with the release of this beautiful new edition, published in association with the Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital.

"I doubt if Barrie's immortal creation has ever been better served by and artist." Books for Keeps

ISBN 978 1 84011 250 4  |  £14.99  |  216pp   |  235 x 195mm  |  unique centenary logo
Casebound with imitation cloth case with gold debossing  |  jacket with fifth colour gold
 

 

 

The Tin Forest

 
The Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 

This is a magnificent new edition of the best-loved story featuring over 80 beautiful illustrations by award-winning Australian illustrator Robert Ingpen.

From the moment a little naked cub wanders into the lair of Father Wolf and Mother Wolf to the moment when the master of the jungle returns to his own people, Mowgli's adventures comprise a fable of human life. Along with these stories are other animal tales.

ISBN 978 1 84011 718 9  |  hardback  |  £14.99  |  192pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  jacket with foil
 

 

 

Treasure Island

 
Treasure Island
Robert Louis Stevenson, illustrated by Robert Ingpen
 
This classic tale of pirates, treasure and swashbuckling action has been brought to life as never before with over 70 luminous illustrations by award-winning artist Robert Ingpen.

Read with bated breath about the thrilling escapades of this unforgettable cast of characters. A treasure in itself.

ISBN 978 1 84011 114 9  |  hardback  |  £14.99  |  192pp  |  235 x 195mm  |  jacket with foil