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  • 5 stars across 51 books
    Sam Lloyd's books have won many awards including the Booktrust Pre-School Award 2006, the V&A Illustration Award, the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2009, the Richard & Judy Best Children's Book 2006 and the Sheffield Baby Book Award 2009.
    Sam loves going to music festivals with her monster mate puppets ..and have done children's events with Templar at Glastonbury and Camp Bestival. She has spent lots of time travelling with her backpack and sketchbook...she has explored many parts of the world always scribbling book ideas as she goes!

    Sam Lloyd's books have won many awards including the Booktrust Pre-School Award 2006, the V&A Illustration Award, the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2009, the Richard & Judy Best Children's Book 2006 and the Sheffield Baby Book Award 2009.
    Sam loves going to music festivals with her monster mate puppets ..and have done children's events with Templar at Glastonbury and Camp Bestival. She has spent lots of time travelling with her backpack and sketchbook...she has explored many parts of the world always scribbling book ideas as she goes!
    6th September 2018

    Happy Birthday, Boris!

    Boris - the orange, hairy and over-enthusiastic little monster - has a birthday! Use the puppet to help Boris blow out t... More

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    1st September 2015

    Calm Down Boris

    An interactive book with a difference. The reader is asked to help Boris brush his hair ready for his trip to the park -... More

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    1st June 2009

    Super Sid

    Sid is a sausage dog without an owner. He longs for someone to love and care for him. Maybe if he shows everyone how ver... More

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    1st September 2010

    Turn It Up Doris

    It's Doris's first day at school, and unlike her big-mouthed big brother, she's quiet and a bit shy. "Turn it up, Doris!... More

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    11th August 2016

    First Day at Bug School

    At the bottom of the garden where no one really sees, a secret school is hidden amongst the grass and weeds. Welcome to ... More

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    1st March 2006

    Hello Dudley

    In "Hello Dudley", we meet Dudley, a little purple monster. The text asks Dudley a question - and the reader can choose ... More

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    1st September 2013

    Nurse Mousey and the Happy Hospital

    Nurse Mousey has a very special job - she works at Happy Hospital, making sure all the poorly animals get better. Can ... More

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    28th February 2003

    Happy Dog Sad Dog

    Hot dog, hairy dog, wet dog - find out the opposites of these and more in this board book of doggy opposites.... More

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    7th May 2009

    Mr Pusskins: Mr Pusskins Best in Show

    From the moment Mr Pusskins spies the prize for Best-Looking Pet, he is smitten. He just has to get his paws on that t... More

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    1st September 2011

    Nosey Norman

    Meet the Mini Monster Mates, from the creator of the award-winning Calm Down, Boris! Nosey Norman is sniffing out number... More

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    14th July 2016

    Boris Babysits: Cased Board Book with Puppet

    Monster Mummy is going shopping, so Boris is babysitting for Monster Baby. The thing is, Boris isn't very good at it. He... More

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    2nd February 2014

    Two Little Aliens

    When two little aliens in a passing rocket spot the most exciting thing ever, they can't wait to land on Earth to invest... More

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    1st August 2012

    Crunchy Croc: Puppet Book

    Coco is a crocodile who loves to chomp on the wrong things. Can you help her pick good things to munch and crunch as she... More

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    1st August 2013

    Captain Brainpower and the Mighty Mean Machine

    A fast-paced, action-packed, good-versus-evil adventure introducing a dynamic new picture book character. ... More

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    10th August 2017

    First Day at Skeleton School

    Listen ... can you hear it? There's a creepy noise ... 'Welcome!' smiles Mr Bones. 'Meet the spooky girls and boys.' A... More

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    7th March 2013

    Grumpy Gertie

    Gertie wakes up in a grump and sets out to tell everyone about it. After making the cheerful sun, flowers and fish tho... More

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    1st June 2001

    Whose Tail?

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    5th March 2009

    Chief Rhino to the Rescue

    Action, drama, courage and heroism - it's all in a day's work at Blazes Fire Station! Chief Rhino is the bravest person ... More

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    7th May 2009

    Mr.Pusskins and Little Whiskers

    Life for Emily and Mr Pusskins is dreamy, until the day she comes home with a Very Special Present ...a KITTEN! Even tho... More

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    5th July 2012

    Yucky Mucky Manners

    I can't wait to meet the animals, To smile and say hello. Why don't you come and meet them, too? Follow me, let's go! W... More

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    4th July 2013

    We're Going On A Picnic

    It's a perfect day for a picnic so Hen picks some berries, Goose picks some apples and Duck picks some pears. Then the t... More

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    3rd July 2008

    Mr Pusskins and Little Whiskers

    Life for Emily and Mr Pusskins is dreamy, until the day she comes home with a Very Special Present ...a KITTEN! Even tho... More

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    1st February 2009

    Super Spud and the Stinky Space Rescue

    It's bedtime, but Spud can't sleep. His alien friends are in a real mess and they need his help to get ready for bed. So... More

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    26th April 2007

    What's in Your Tummy Mummy?

    There's something inside Mummy's tummy. I don't know what it could be. Perhaps it's a buzzing flea or a chimpanzee? It... More

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    7th March 2013

    Farty Fred

    'Best in Show' or farting fiasco? It's the day of the big dog show and all is going really well for Fred - he's j... More

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    1st January 2012

    Naughty Nancy

    Here are the Mini Monster Mates, who live in the same monster-land as the award winning Boris, Sid, Wendy and friends. ... More

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    1st January 2012

    Lenny Long Legs

    Here are the Mini Monster Mates, who live in the same monster-land as the award winning Boris, Sid, Wendy and friends. ... More

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    1st November 2011

    Boris and Friends

    This fabulous book and toy pack is a wonderful introduction to Boris and his monster mates. Each monster mate features ... More

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    19th May 2007

    Doctor Miaow's Big Emergency

    There's an emergency phone-call at Kiss-it-Better Hospital. It's Tom Cat ...he's hurt his leg! Can Doctor Miaow and Ambu... More

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    5th August 2010

    Inspector Croc Investigates

    The peace and tranquility of Whoops-a-Daisy World has been shattered! There's a mini crime wave sweeping the town. Vario... More

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    3rd May 2007

    Mr Pusskins

    Meet Mr Pusskins. He's the grumpiest, sassiest yet most lovable cat around! A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! Mr Pusskins has... More

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    30th November 2003

    Spaceboy Spud

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    15th June 2006

    Mr Pusskins

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    1st September 2009

    Miaow said the Cow

    When the cat decides to cast a spell to shut up noisy Cockerel, it has a few side-effects - mice mooing, hens oinking, e... More

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    1st September 2009

    Happy Christmas Boris!

    This festive frolic sees Santa entrusting Boris to deliver the presents to all the little monsters. Totally enthusiastic... More

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    7th May 2009

    Mr Pusskins Numbers: Board Book

    You can count on Mr Pusskins to teach you all about numbers! Mr Pusskins is being pesky again! Join the him as he races... More

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    20th August 2007

    Vincent the Vain

    'Well, hello and welcome, I'm Vincent, that's me. The most gorgeous gorilla you'll ever see. All of me's fabulous, but... More

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    1st October 2003

    Super Sid: The Silly Sausage Dog

    Sid is a sausage dog without an owner. He longs for someone to love and care for him. Maybe if he shows everyone how cle... More

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    7th May 2009

    Mr Pusskins

    Let Mr Pusskins fill your world with colour by teaching you all about them! Whilst out exploring, Mr Pusskins discovers ... More

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    3rd April 2008

    Mr Pusskins

    Mr Pusskins has an owner that adores him and wants to make his life blissful. But Mr Pusskins doesn't want to play mouse... More

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    1st March 2008

    You're Not So Scary, Sid!

    Following in the hugely successful hoofprints of Boris and Dudley, Sid is a monster who fancies himself as a big scary f... More

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    29th March 2008

    Wendy the Wide-mouthed Frog

    This is the traditional tale of the big wide-mouthed frog, but given the Sam Lloyd treatment. Sparkly-mouthed, be-hatted... More

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    1st August 2005

    Grumpy Gertie

    Gertie wakes up in a grump and sets out to tell everyone about it. After making the cheerful sun, flowers and fish thoro... More

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    2nd July 2009

    Mr Pusskins Feelings

    Mr Pusskins gets in touch with his emotions as he helps to explain feelings ...Mr Pusskins has a giant cake all to himse... More

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    18th September 2008

    Mr Pusskins: Mr Pusskins Best in Show

    From the moment Mr Pusskins spies the prize for Best In Show, he is smitten. He just has to get his paws on that trophy... More

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    5th September 2019

    Midnight Ninja

    Meet this little boy and his pussycat called Ginger. He's got a bedtime secret. He's the mighty MIDNIGHT NINJA! Everyon... More

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    5th September 2019

    Midnight Ninja

    Meet this little boy and his pussycat called Ginger. He's got a bedtime secret. He's the mighty MIDNIGHT NINJA! Everyon... More

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