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Sue Hendra

  • 5 stars across 62 books
    Sue Hendra Biography
    Sue Hendra is an award-winning British writer and illustrator of over 100 children's books including Supertato and Barry the Fish with Fingers. Her book Wanda and the Alien has been made into a TV adaptation and broadcast around the world.

    Born on 15th August 1973, Sue studied graphic design at the University of Brighton. She still lives in Brighton with her husband, fellow author and illustrator Paul Linnet, and their daughter Wanda. 

    Sue Hendra Facts
    Sue and Paul wrote Supertato: Hap-pea Ever After for World Book Day 2016.

    Our favourite Sue Hendra Book Characters
    Barry - from Barry the Fish with Fingers
    Supertato - from the Supertato series
    Bernard - from No-Bot, the Robot with No Bottom
    12th March 2015

    I Need a Wee!

    Alan the bear has a problem. He needs a wee! But there are so many things he would rather do first. Will he make it to t... More

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    3rd January 2013

    No-Bot, the Robot with No Bottom

    Bernard the Robot loses his bottom on the park swing, and sets off to find it. Every time he gets close, it disappears a... More

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    19th June 2014

    Supertato

    The first book in the bestselling SUPERTATO series! Meet Supertato ! He's always there for you when the chips... More

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    20th October 2016

    Gordon's Great Escape

    What happens when Gordon the balloon makes his great escape? Follow Gordon's exciting adventures in this bright, bold an... More

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    1st May 2017

    Supertato Run Veggies Run

    Another laugh-out-loud story from the bestselling Supertato series. Meet Supertato ! The supermarket su... More

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    27th February 2018

    Cake

    A party isn't a party without cake! Cake has been invited to a party. He's very excited! He's never been to a b... More

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    1st January 2014

    Barry the Fish with Fingers

    Fish come from all over the ocean to see Puffy the Puffer Fish's amazing bubbles. Big bubbles, small bubbles, square bub... More

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    2nd November 2017

    Supertato: Evil Pea Rules

    It's all very well being a superhero and saving the day... but what if there was no one there to cause the chaos? To pro... More

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    21st April 2016

    Supertato Veggies Assemble

    Another funny, fast-moving adventure from the bestselling Supertato series. The Evil Pea is back on the loos... More

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    28th June 2018

    Supertato Veggies in the Valley of Doom

    Join Supertato, the veggies and a certain Evil Pea on their brand new adventure in the bestselling SUPERTATO series by... More

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    18th October 2018

    Snowball

    Created by award-winning, bestselling duo Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet, Snowball is a brilliantly funny picture bo... More

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    1st July 2012

    Keith the Cat with the Magic Hat

    Keith is not your average cat. Keith is a cat with magical powers - or at least a magic hat. But when one day, Keith los... More

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    4th August 2011

    Barry the Fish with Fingers and the Hairy Scary Monster

    Barry and his fishy friends are playing Hide and Seek. Puffy finds a great hiding place in an old wreck, but he gets sca... More

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    25th February 2016

    Supertato Hap-pea Ever After: A World Book Day Book

    A super world book day book from the Sue Hendra's crime fighting superhero - Supertato! Supertato is back and facing his... More

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    6th January 2011

    Norman the Slug with a Silly Shell

    The fabulous new character from Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet , the bestselling, award-winning creators of Barry... More

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    24th September 2015

    Norman the Slug Who Saved Christmas

    When a sack of presents lands - THWACK - right by Norman's stocking he is overcome with excitement. He really must have ... More

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    12th September 2013

    Doug the Bug

    Doug and Trevor are best friends who love playing in the garden. But one day Doug gets dug up! Stuck at the top of a tow... More

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    13th February 2018

    Simon Sock

    A wonderful new character from the bestselling creators of Barry the Fish with Fingers and the illustrator of ... More

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    7th February 2013

    Dave

    A reissue of this hilarious picture book with a stunning glittery cover. Written by Sue Hendra, the creator of the bes... More

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    14th January 2016

    Double Dave

    Dave wakes up to find someone else sleeping in his bed! It is orange just like Dave. It is big just like Dave. But it ... More

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    3rd July 2014

    Wanda and the Alien Go Camping

    Wanda wants to take the Alien camping but - Oh No- it's raining! The Alien takes Wanda to his planet - he finds somewher... More

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    24th July 2004

    Upsydown Town

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    2nd January 2014

    Wanda and the Alien to the Rescue

    AS SEEN ON TV! Wanda and the alien are playing together when they hear a funny noise... Is it a spaceship? A robot? An ... More

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    25th February 2016

    Supertato Hap-pea Ever After 50 copies Shrinkwrap

    Supertato is back and facing his nemesis in a new adventure! Special edition shrinkwrap. - World Book Day pack of 50 c... More

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    13th November 2015

    Supertaten!

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    1st May 2001

    Flip And Find Numbers

    Novelty early learning books with real educational value. These books teach young children about basic concepts while gi... More

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    1st May 2001

    Flip And Find Shapes

    Novelty early learning books with real educational value. These books teach young children about basic concepts while gi... More

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    29th March 2012

    Barry the Fish with Fingers Tickle Hide & Seek

    Join Barry the Fish with Fingers as he plays tickle hide-and-seek with his ocean friends in this interactive puppet book... More

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    1st January 2015

    Dave's Breakfast Blast Off!

    The hilarious sequel to a modern classic. Written by Sue Hendra, the creator of the bestselling Barry the Fish with ... More

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    3rd June 2009

    My Mermaid Counting Book

    Come along on an undersea adventure as a beautiful little mermaid counts all the wonderful creatures in the ocean! From ... More

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    26th April 2012

    Wanda's Space Party

    AS SEEN ON TV! It's Wanda's birthday, and as a special treat, the alien takes her to visit his planet for the first tim... More

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    24th March 1999

    What's That Shape?

    This is a board book filled with dozens of objects for young readers to identify, from green frogs to red strawberries. ... More

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    4th September 2014

    Oliver's Wood

    Oliver loves playing in the woods at night ... but what happens when he discovers daytime? When the moon and the twinkl... More

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    28th April 2011

    Wanda and the Alien

    Tv series now on channel 5's Milkshake. In this lovely story about accepting differences and sharing, Wanda and the alie... More

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    6th October 2016

    Dave's Christmas Cracker

    Dave loves Christmas. There are friends, decorations, presents - and, best of all, there is an ENORMOUS Christmas meal... More

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    20th October 2016

    Supertato Book and Plush

    Meet Supertato! He's always there for you when the chips are down. He's the superhero with eyes everywhere - and he's ab... More

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    3rd November 2016

    Splash and Snooze with Barry the Fish with Fingers

    Barry the Fish with Fingers is a very special fish and has lots of friends! They love to play together and they have jus... More

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    4th May 2017

    Run Veggies Run

    It's Sports Day in the supermarket and all the veggies are in training. Everyone has been practising hard and is ready a... More

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    11th January 2018

    Norman's New Shell

    Norman  really   wants a new shell. But an ice cream with multicoloured sprinkles makes his back a bit chilly, and some... More

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    5th October 2017

    Supertato Lunch Box

    Help Supertato, the Evil Pea and other friends find their perfect lunch in the Supertato Lunch Box set. Contains a... More

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    1st June 2001

    Flip And Find Colours

    Novelty early learning books with real educational value. These books teach young children about basic concepts while gi... More

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    24th March 1999

    What's that Colour?

    This is a board book filled with dozens of objects for young readers to identify, from green frogs to red strawberries. ... More

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    10th June 2010

    Dave

    Dave the cat is a great big ol' greedy guts. He loves his dinners. One unfortunate day, after eating a bit too much, he ... More

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    6th September 2018

    Peter Pants

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    1st October 2018

    Norman's Super-library

    Barry, Norman, Keith, Bernard and Doug are united in a brand new collection! This boxed set includes six of Norman's top... More

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    11th July 2019

    Count and Play with Barry the Fish with Fingers

    Barry the Fish with Fingers has lots of favourite activities ! He loves painting and knitting, amongst other thin... More

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    11th June 2019

    Christopher Pumpkin

    Meet Christopher Pumpkin - the Halloween pumpkin who doesn't want to be scary! A funny rhyming story from the author... More

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    1st October 2018

    Supertato: Evil Pea Rules Book and Soft Toy

    The perfect gift for fans of The Evil Pea (and Supertato!) - this brilliant set comes with the funny and festive Sup... More

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    5th September 2019

    Christopher Pumpkin

    Meet Christopher Pumpkin - the Halloween pumpkin who doesn't want to be scary! A funny rhyming story from the author... More

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