Animal Friends (3-7)

8 animal books by the Children's Laureates

What do these eight authors have in common (besides all having been named Waterstone's Children's Laureate)? A love of animals, it seems! Here are just a few of their fun and furry titles.

1. Jack Sweettooth

Malorie Blackman

2. Follow the Swallow

Julia Donaldson
Dog's Life cover

3. It's a Dog's Life

Michael Morpurgo

5. Ten Frogs

Quentin Blake

6. The Longest Whale Song

Jacqueline Wilson
Gorilla cover

7. Gorilla

Anthony Browne

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust

Tags: animals, 3-7