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Jeanne Willis
Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis is an award-winning children's author and scriptwriter. She had her first picture book published by Andersen at the age of 21, and has won the Silver Medal Smarties Prize (Tadpole's Promise), the Nasen Special Needs Award (Susan Laughs), the Sheffield Children's Book Award (Who’s in The Loo) and the Red House Children's Book Award (Bottoms Up). Jeanne has also worked on scripts for TV, including Polly Pocket and The Slow Norris, and a pilot TV series for Dr Xargle.


Claire Powell
Claire Powell

Claire is a bestselling children's book illustrator based in the Peak District. She started out designing for big-hitting television brands, before an impromptu visit to a children's book exhibition led her down the path of illustration. Self-taught, Claire got her first book deal in 2015 and has never looked back. A hugely versatile artist, Claire has a talent for creating characters that are brimming with humour, emotion and personality.

Soft and Sticky

(Hardback) - 05/10/2023


Soft and Sticky RRP £12.99


Soft and Sticky are total opposites, but does that mean the end of their friendship?
Soft and Sticky are best friends, but Soft’s fluff always gets up Sticky’s nose, and Sticky sticks like glue to Soft! After one last argument, they decide to end their friendship – life will be better apart, won’t it? But they soon find they miss each other much more than they imagined...

Another hilarious story from award-winning author, Jeanne Willis!

  • Hardback
  • Published: 05/10/2023
  • ISBN: 9781783448579
  • Age Range: 0+ years