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Jean Giono

Jean Giono (1895-1970) was a French novelist. Peter Bailey has illustrated more than 100 books by such writers as Allan Ahlberg, Eoin Colfer, and Alexander McCall Smith. His longtime collaboration with Philip Pullman in such books as Clockwork and The Scarecrow and His Servant is recognized as one of the great author-illustrator partnerships of recent years. A former Children's Laureate, Michael Morpurgo is the author of more than 40 books, including War Horse.