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2+years

Billy and the Beast

Author and illustrator: Nadia Shireen

Billy and her sidekick go for a walk in the forest, only to be kidnapped by the Terrible Beast who plans to make a pot of Terrible Soup using their friends as ingredients. Can Billy use her wits, and the various items hidden in her hair, to save them all?

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  • Nadia Shireen is a multi-award-winning author
  • Nadia Shireen: BookTrust Writer-Illustrator in Residence 2018
  • Own Voice
  • Black/brown representation
  • Challenges gender stereotypes
  • Female lead