Rebecca Cobb is a rising star in children's picture books. Since graduating from Falmouth College of Arts in 2004, she has illustrated for many clients including Guardian Guide, Guardian Weekend magazine, The Independent and Waitrose Food Illustrated. Rebecca has collaborated on two picture storybooks with the Orange-Prize winner Helen Dunmore, both set in her native Cornwall. She is the writer and illustrator of picture books for Macmillan, including Missing Mummy, Lunchtime and Aunt Amellia and approaches a variety of topics with sensitivity and warmth. Rebecca has also illustrated a number of books by celebrated picture book author, Julia Donaldson, including the bestselling Paper Dolls and The Everywhere Bear.
Listen to a brand new song written and performed by Julia Donaldson, the perfect accompaniment to the book.
Listen to Julia Donaldson's wonderful There's an Owl in My Towel song, the perfect accompaniment to the book.
On 11 November 2013, we broke the Guinness World Records title for the LONGEST chain of paper dolls. Our chain was made up of 45,282 dolls and was 4549.7 metres long. That's almost two kilometres longer than the previous world record-holding chain! It's the same as 80,000 jelly babies lai...
@SJLeeks @WaterstonesKR @MacmillanKidsUK I made the bear and the suitcase is by Sass & Belle.
by @rebecca_cobb - yesterday
@jrwagz @BarnetLibraries Yay! Sorry it makes you teary though!
by @rebecca_cobb - 5 days ago
@red_wellies Thank you, that's lovely to hear!
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