Charlie McGrew & The Horse That He Drew

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Written by: Rob Biddulph
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

Grab a pen and get ready for some drawing with this brand-new story from bestselling and award-winning Rob Biddulph!

Charlie McGrew is one creative kid, and when he decides he’s going to draw a pet horse, he discovers he must also find ways to keep his new friend happy…

Written in rhyming text and full of Rob’s signature combination of comedy and charm, this imaginative picture book also includes space to add your own brilliant drawings and is perfect for all the family.

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The £1/€1.50 books are also available in braille, large print & audio via Guide Dogs, NCBI, RNIB and Calibre Audio. If you require one of these formats, please get in touch with the following contact numbers closer to World Book Day:

RNIB – Braille & audio versions (UK) 0303 123 9999
Guide Dogs – Large print (UK) 0345 143 1000
Calibre Audio – Audio versions (UK) 01296 432 339
NCBI – Braille, audio, large print (Ireland) 01 8642266 (or email

    About the Author

    Rob Biddulph

    Rob Biddulph is an award-winning author and illustrator, and the creator of the hugely successful internet sensation Draw with Rob, which entertained school children all over the country during lockdown. Draw with Rob is now a brilliant activity book series for artists of all ages!

    In May 2020 he taught more than 100,000 young artists how to draw a blue whale. Not only did they break the world record for the largest ever online art class but it also inspired his newest picture, Gigantic, which will publish in September 2023.

    Rob is the winner of several awards including the Waterstones Award – for which he was the overall winner. He has published 11 picture books.

    Rob Biddulph

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