A beautiful message for children of all ages

Spot the Different is a brilliant children’s book about self-confidence, tolerance, positive mental health and being mindful of your self and others.

“I like that it shows it’s good to be you. The camel with no hump is my favourite.”

SOPHIA M – 6 YEARS-OLD

About the Book

Spot the Different is a about a little girl who is scared of not fitting in until she meets a wise little ladybird who shows her the coolest person you can ever be is yourself.

Featuring a cast of unique animals, it’s a story that children love and big kids (AKA Adults) adore.

Spot The Different Book

£6.99

Spot is a ladybird with a difference. Lucy is a girl worried about not fitting in. Together they go on a magical adventure and meet The Differents. A family of unique animals who show us how the world would be a very boring place if everyone was the same.

£1 from each sale goes towards the Children’s Literacy Charity.

Spot the Different is currently only available in the UK. If you are overseas from the UK send us an email and we will work something out for you.

Price excludes postage and packaging.

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Description

Spot is a ladybird with a difference. Lucy is a girl worried about not fitting in. Together they go on a magical adventure and meet The Differents. A family of unique animals who show us how the world would be a very boring place if everyone was the same.

£1 from each sale goes towards the Children’s Literacy Charity.

Spot the Different is currently only available in the UK. If you are overseas from the UK send us an email and we will work something out for you.

Price excludes postage and packaging.

Additional information

Dimensions 28 × 22 × 0.3 cm

“I think this book has a really strong message that everyone is unique and an individual.”

JOHN M – 42 YEARS-OLD

Meet The Differents

jerry

Written By
Jerry Lyons

andy

Illustrated By
Andy Willard

spot

Spot

lucy

Lucy

lindy

Lindy

freddie

Freddie

chloe

Chloe

fish

?

fox

?

cheetah

?

goat

?

hyena

?

cat

?

dog

?

The Stories Behind The Stories

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Project Spot – Getting the book into young hands and minds

Project Spot – Getting the book into young hands and minds

When I took the leap of faith to publish the book I also decided to do things differently in promoting and marketing it. The first thing I knew I wanted to do was to use children to review the book for the back cover rather than rely on adult reviewers from the posh papers. I also wanted to make sure the sale of the book helped a children’s literacy charity and it is, literally. £1...
Why we’re supporting The Children’s Literacy Charity

Why we’re supporting The Children’s Literacy Charity

Aside from JK Rowling, Julia Donaldson and a handful of elite and super successful children’s authors, writing a kids’ book isn’t going to set you up on Easy Street as a river of money flows your way. Thankfully I published Spot the Different without any grand monetary goals. For sure I wanted to recoup my costs, and thankfully I have done. But I also wanted to create something which helped children and gave back in...
The Story Behind The Story

The Story Behind The Story

Hello, my name is Jerry Lyons and I wrote Spot the Different. The illustrations were brilliantly created by the super talented and exceedingly nice Andy Willard. And just like every tale ever written there’s another yarn that happened before it – so here’s the story behind the story. I know you’re busy, so I’ll tell it in less than two minutes. The idea for Spot the Different came about from my partner Wendy. She runs...

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Children’s Literacy Charity

The vision of The Children’s Literacy Charity is to close the literacy gap for all disadvantaged children, enabling them to achieve their true potential.

By providing specialist one-to-one literacy support for every disadvantaged child who is at risk of being left behind. As a charity, we are committed to reaching more children, in more places, more often.
Charity Number: 1124257

“This book is amazing. Its message is that you are you and that’s ok”

ANNALISE J, 8 YEARS-OLD

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