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Andy Seed

  • 5 stars across 46 books
    Andy Seed writes for both children and adults and is the author of over 30 titles. He specialises in humorous non-fiction and his Silly Book of Side-Splitting Stuff (Bloomsbury) won the 2015 Blue Peter Book Award (Best Book with Facts). The third book in this series, The Silly Book of Weird and Wacky Words (Bloomsbury) was also shortlisted for the 2016 Blue Peter Book Award. He also writes for Nosy Crow, Quarto and Collins.
     
    Andy visits over 50 schools a year around the UK inspiring children to read and getting them excited about books. He also appears at children’s lit festivals across the country and has recently performed at The Hay Festival, Bath Children’s Literature Festival and Edinburgh Book Festival.
     
    Andy has also written a popular series of memoirs for adults about his days as a young teacher in the Yorkshire Dales in the 1980s. All Teachers Great and Small (Headline) was serialised in the Daily Mail which described it as ‘heartwarming and hilarious’. Andy lives in the Forest of Dean.
    4th May 2017

    The Anti-boredom Book of Brilliant Outdoor Things To Do

    Say goodbye to boredom with this fantastic outdoor boredom buster book! From the hilarious Andy Seed, Winner of the Blue... More

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    4th March 2010

    My Cat Likes to hide in Boxes

    Cats from many different countries may like to do all kinds of strange and exotic things like fly aeroplanes, or sing ... More

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    27th May 2021

    Interview with a Shark: and Other Ocean Giants Too

    If you could talk to animals, what would you ask? Get familiar with 10 extraordinary ocean giants as they step up to t... More

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    27th September 2018

    The Clue is in the Poo: And Other Things Too

    Wild creatures leave a trail of clues wherever they go. Be a fearless nature detective and discover the curious clue... More

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    15th October 2019

    A Giant Dose of Gross: Discover the World's Most Disgusting Animals!

    Nature's most disgusting creatures take centre stage, in this humorous but enlightening collection of downright disgus... More

    (2 reviews)
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    17th September 2020

    Interview with a Tiger: and Other Clawed Beasts too

    If you could talk to animals, what would you ask? 'What are your top tips for catching prey, Tiger?' 'How do you h... More

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    27th August 2014

    Prankenstein

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    31st July 2014

    The Anti-boredom Book of Brilliant Things To Do

    Warning: this book will cure all boredom! Pick which pet is worse: a vampire bat, a dead worm or Godzilla; decide what y... More

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    8th May 2014

    The Silly Book of Side-Splitting Stuff

    This laugh-out-loud book is bursting with lists, facts, jokes and funny true stories all about silly people, silly anima... More

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    2nd March 2017

    National Trust: Ned the Nature Nut's Nutty Nature Facts and Jokes

    A witty wildlife fact and joke book from the National Trust This nutty book is packed with side-splittingly hilarious... More

    (1 review)
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