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Sean Taylor

  • 5 stars across 58 books
    Sean Taylor has written more than 40 books for young readers. These include the Purple Class series of comic adventures set in an urban primary school, a collection of folktales from the Amazon called The Great Snake, a novel for teenagers called A Waste of Good Paper, and picture books such as Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise, illustrated by Jean Jullien, Where the Bugaboo Lives, illustrated by Neal Layton and The World Champion of Staying Awake, illustrated by Jimmy Liao. He lives in Bristol with his wife and two sons. 
    1st December 2014

    Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise

    A laugh-out-loud page turner from Sean Taylor with wickedly hilarious graphic art from Jean Jullien. "This is the funni... More

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    1st September 2017

    I Want to Be in a Scary Story

    The stellar duo behind Hoot Owl: Master of Disguise reunites to create a book that will have children (and their... More

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    1st July 2015

    Where the Bugaboo Lives

    From the author of Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise, comes a wonderfully interactive, which-way adventure story which follow... More

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    1st February 2016

    A Brave Bear

    What is the bravest thing in the world? A brave bear, of course! And who is the best at helping a little bear be bra... More

    (8 reviews)
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    4th July 2013

    Robot Rumpus

    When Mum and Dad go out for the evening they think they've left their daughter in safe hands with robots designed to get... More

    (6 reviews)
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    6th August 2015

    The World-Famous Cheese Shop Break-in

    There it was, between The Greengrocer' s and The Underwear Outfitters. The Cheese Shop. It was... More

    (4 reviews)
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    1st February 2016

    Don't Call Me Choochie Pooh!

    What's an adorably small canine with a big personality to do? From Sean Taylor, the author of Hoot Owl, Master of Disgu... More

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    5th October 2017

    The Snowbear

    When snow comes in the night, Iggy and Martina make a snowbear. A magical sledge ride takes them deep into the woods, bu... More

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    4th February 2019

    My Mum Always Looks After Me So Much

    This heart-warming picture book follows the story of Little Gorilla and his mum who spends her time looking after he... More

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    22nd May 2014

    Fiddlesticks!

    Mouse has built a lovely new house. But as he stands outside to survey his handiwork, he notices one window is a little ... More

    (2 reviews)
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