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  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Hollie Hughes is a talented new picture book author. Having three children of her own, she is perfectly tuned into the reading habits and tastes of young children. The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth is Hollie's debut picture book and there'll be lots more to come. Hollie lives in Essex with her family.

    Leigh Hodgkinson is the talent behind picture books such as Colin and the Snoozebox (Orchard), Goldilocks and Just the One Bear (Nosy Crow) and Don't Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate (Orchard) to name but a few. She is an award-winning animator who was art director on the BAFTA Award-winning series, Charlie and Lola. Leigh has an amazing eye for colour, design, print and pattern. The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth is her second picture book for Bloomsbury, after Are You Sitting Comfortably?, which she also wrote. She lives in Lewes, near Brighton, with her husband and their two young children.
    5th September 2019

    The Girl and the Dinosaur

    A masterpiece of storytelling with evocative and stunning illustrations, destined to be read for years to come. The wis... More

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    14th July 2016

    The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth

    'I'm so famishing I'm vanishing!' The famishing vanishing mahoosive mammoth is a hairy beast who simply can't think of ... More

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    1st September 2016

    Ninja Nan

    Jim's nan is completely ordinary. Or so Jim thinks. One day he finds a note on the fridge which changes everythin... More

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    9th August 2018

    Princess Swashbuckle

    Tired of the same old princess-meets-her-prince stories? Bored of princesses in frilly pink dresses? Fed up with prince... More

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    6th September 2004

    Goodnight, Sleep Tight!

    Archie can't sleep. Grandma sings lullabies and tells him a story. She makes a warm milky drink and they cuddle up and c... More

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    20th July 2020

    Unicorn and Me

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    13th October 2022

    The Heart of a Giant

    Get ready for an epic journey of friendship and discovery from the bestselling author of The Girl and the Dinosaur ... More

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    2nd February 2023

    Little Bugs Big Feelings: You Can Do It Clover

    The perfect story to soothe anxieties in times of change, set in an exciting, vibrant minibeast world. I... More

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