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Shen Roddie

Shen Roddie

  • 5 stars across 21 books
This is Shen Roddie's third picture book for Bloomsbury, her others being DON'T CHAT TO THE BUS DRIVER and SANDBEAR. Shen lives in Oxford. This is Michael Terry's fifth picture book for Bloomsbury, his previous books being THE SELFISH CROCODILE, LITTLE HOTCHPOTCH, RHINO'S HORNS and THE SULKY VULTURE. Sales of THE SELFISH CROCODILE have now topped over 100,000 copies. Michael is well-known for his characterful animal illustrations, in particular for the novels of Dick King-Smith where, amongst others, he created the cover for THE HODGEHEG. Michael lives in Hythe, Kent.
6th November 2000

Whoever's Heard of a Hibernating Pig?

Poor Pig - all he wants to do is play with his friends, but, being squirrels, hedgehogs, a dormouse and a tortoise, they... MoreWhoever's Heard of a Hibernating Pig?

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5th July 2004

The Gossipy Parrot

Godfrey is a very gossipy parrot - there is nothing he likes better than passing on a rumour and stirring up some troubl... MoreThe Gossipy Parrot

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Best of Friends

Hippo and Pig are neighbours as well as great friends. Then one day, Hippo decides to do a good deed for Pig, and cuts d... MoreBest of Friends

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You're Too Small

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My First Learning Library

This mini-library is a fun-filled collection of stories about manners, growth, time, sorting, paring and measuring desig... MoreMy First Learning Library

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