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Niamh Sharkey

  • 5 stars across 10 books
    Creator and executive producer of Henry Hugglemonster , Niamh Sharkey is an award-winning author and illustrator of children's picture books. Her books have won numerous awards including the prestigious Mother Goose Award for the Best New Illustrator and The Bisto Book of the Year for her first two picture books: Tales of Wisdom and Wonder and The Gigantic Turnip .
    5th June 2004

    The Ravenous Beast

    From former Irish Children's Laureate Niamh Sharkey and creator and executive producer of Disney Junior's animated presc... More

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    1st September 2005

    Santasaurus

    It's Christmas in Dinosaur Town. Ollie wants a dinobot. Molly wants a dinocycle. Milo wants to meet Santasaurus and fly ... More

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    1st March 2011

    On the Road with Mavis and Marge

    A zany bunch of pals succumb to wanderlust - and get more than they bargained for. Mavis and Marge are different from o... More

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    20th January 2007

    I'm a Happy Hugglewug

    Laugh and play the Hugglewug way! A fun exploration of family life from an acclaimed illustrator. Meet the Hugglewugs, ... More

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    5th September 2013

    Ar an mBothar le Mavis Agus Marge (on the Road with Mavis and Marge)

    A beautiful new Irish language edition of an award-winning picture book from the Laureate na nOg. Mavis and Marge are d... More

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    6th September 2012

    Stiucai Stiugtha (The Ravenous Beast)

    An amazing Irish-language translation of this deliciously illustrated read-aloud. Little children will be hungry, hungry... More

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    1st September 2003

    Ravenous Beast

    The ravenous beast is hungry - he's hungry, hungry, hungry! But is he the hungriest animal of all? The other animals don... More

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    1st June 1996

    Irish Legends for the Very Young

    Simple retelling of favourite legends, illustrated by the author.... More

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    5th October 2018

    Irish Legends for the Very Young

    Aimed at early readers and written to be read aloud to young children, Irish Legends for the Very Young contains a n... More

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