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Booktrust Baby Book Award winner 2009 for Chick
Greenway Medal nominee and World Book Day Illustrator 2009
Ed Vere studied fine art at Camberwell College of Art and has been writing and illustrating children's books since 1999. He is published in both England and the US. Ed is also a painter, working from his studio in East London and is represented by galleries in London and Los Angeles. After a year and a half living in Barcelona, Ed now lives and works in London.
Longlisted for the UKLA Book Awards 2020 | Leonard is not your average lion. He isn’t interested in chomping and crunching other creatures. He likes to stroll, think deep thoughts and write poetry with his friend, Marianne the duck. The fierce lions can’t accept this but Leonard, Marianne and the powerful words encourage them to think differently. This is a book for everyone who wants to live life their own way.
A Board Book Re-issue of Ed Vere's exuberant book on sharing. Monkey tries every trick he can think of to get the Banana he craves. How will he do it? Parents and toddlers alike will be delighted by Monkey's tricks and satisfied by the way that he learns that saying 'please' will get him what he wants! Shortlisted for the prestigious 2008 Greenway.
Longlisted for the UKLA 2018 Book Award Join Grumpy Frog as he learns about compromise and tolerance, friendship and the power of saying sorry. A hilarious book with a twist in the tail about getting - and getting rid of - the grumps from New York Times best-selling author, Ed Vere. Lovereading Review to follow.
Shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2011. Award winning Illustrator Ed Vere bravely takes a delightfully scary look at what makes monsters scared. It’s monster bedtime and everyone knows that when danger lurks under the bed or outside the door. Watch the smiling monster as he sets off on his mission, licking his lips in anticipation of his prey. Is he thinking about his next meal? Prepared to be scared as he creeps closer and closer and closer…but Monsters can be surprising too!
Winner of the Baby Book Award, Early Year Awards 2009 A stylishly simple pop-up takes a tiny chick from the moment it pecks its way out of its shell to its first night sleeping safely under Mum’s wing. Little fingers will love the big, bold illustrations of the loveable little chick.
A touching story of how friendship can cross barriers. Poor Mr Big is so large that no one wants to be near him because they are frightened of him. But inside Mr Big is very small and lonely. Mr Big lives alone and plays the piano to express his feelings. Suddenly, others do want to be friends with him and Mr Big finds that size doesn’t matter after all.
Shortlisted for the prestigious 2008 Greenway. Monkey tries every trick he can think of to get the Banana he craves. How will he do it? Parents and toddlers alike will be delighted by Monkey's tricks and satisfied by the way that he learns that saying 'please' will get him what he wants!