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Timothy Knapman

  • 5 stars across 88 books
    Tim Knapman writes plays, musicals, songs and children's books and has been published by Simon & Schuster, Puffin, Macmillan, Scholastic, Hachette, Egmont UK and many more. His previous books include the bestselling Dinosaurs in the Supermarket, Dinosaurs Don't Have Bedtimes and Superhero Dad. His books have been translated into 20 languages and several have been read on CBeebies bedtime stories. Tim has done more than 100 events and readings in schools, colleges, bookshops, fairs, libraries and festivals. He lives in Sussex and his hobbies include swashbuckling.
    7th May 2015

    Superhero Dad

    Dad might not have a superhero mask or wear his pants outside his trousers, but his super snores can be heard a thousand... More

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    1st April 2016

    Goodnight Tiger

    Goodnight Tiger is a quirky, funny bedtime story book, full of jungle animals and surprises. With vibrant, charact... More

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    4th March 2013

    Dinosaurs in the Supermarket

    There's a T. rex gobbling sausages, a Stegosaurus spilling beans! A Diplodocus in the frozen peas fil... More

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    1st September 2018

    Follow the Track All the Way Back

    Little Train is going out on the track, all by himself, for the very first time! But before he goes, his mummy and daddy... More

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    6th October 2016

    Time Now to Dream

    "What's that noise?" said Jack. "It's coming from the forest," said Alice. "Let's go and see!" From Helen Oxenbury, ... More

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    4th May 2017

    Pirates in the Supermarket

    There's an anchor in the butter! There's a spyglass by the juice! There are parrots on the carrots! ... More

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    6th August 2015

    Dinosaurs in My School

    "Who has squashed our bookshelf?" Our teacher asks us all. "Someone's bitten the board in two! There a... More

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    7th May 2015

    All Aboard the Dinosaur Express

    The Dinosaur Express is the most exciting train you have ever seen - so climb aboard, it's just about to set off! The e... More

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    4th August 2008

    Mungo and the Dinosaur Island

    LOOK OUT! It's a . . . DINOSAUR STAMPEDE!! Mungo's latest book is the wildest adventure of all. Horrible hunter Scarface... More

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    1st September 2017

    Follow the Track All the Way Back

    Today is a BIG day for little Train ... he's going out on the track, all by himself, for the very first time! From Ben ... More

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    21st April 2015

    Mighty Small

    Here comes Mighty Small! He may be the smallest superhero in the town, but he's also the bravest, too. So when the circu... More

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    2nd February 2014

    Mum's the Word

    A funny rhyming tale with adorable illustrations showing the importance of a mother's love. When a little dog tries... More

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    5th March 2015

    My Adventure Island

    Here on my island, I do as I please. I splash in the puddles and climb all the trees. I swing through the br... More

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    16th April 2015

    The New Royal Baby

    A funny and reassuring book from the genius of Dinosaurs in the Supermarket author Timothy Knapman- perfect for all fami... More

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    2nd August 2007

    Mungo and the Spiders from Space

    Mungo was really enjoying his new book Galacticus and Gizmo Save the Universe. The dashing hero, Captain Galacticus, had... More

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    4th August 2016

    Dinosaurs Don't Have Bedtimes!

    Everyone has to brush their teeth, wash their hair and go to bed sometime - even dinosaurs! From the author of Soon com... More

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    1st May 2016

    Soon

    From the illustrator of Owl Babies comes a new classic - the stunning story of a baby elephant, Raju, and his mother who... More

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    1st September 2013

    History Quest: Minotaur's Maze

    Be a hero! Create you own adventure to find the Golden Fleece! Have you got what it takes to survive in Ancient Greece? ... More

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    1st September 2013

    History Quest: Tomb of Terror

    Be a hero! Create your own adventure to save the mummy's treasure! Can you make the mummy, crack the code of hierogylphi... More

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    1st September 2013

    History Quest: Medieval Mayhem

    Be a hero! Create your own adventure to save the king! Have you got what it akes to survive the Middle AGes? Can you tri... More

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    12th January 2016

    T-Rex Terror: The Supersaurus Legend Begins...

    When New Dino City is hit by a meteorite five young dinosaurs' lives are changed forever...KABOOM! Bolts of radioactive ... More

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    1st March 2012

    The Great Easter Egg Scramble

    Oh dear, the Easter Bunny's in a bit of a muddle. He's been so busy preparing for his party that he's forgotten to del... More

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    6th September 2018

    Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Bogey?

    Who's afraid of the BIG BAD BOGEY? Every one of you! The Big Bad Bogey is a BADDIE. He's BIG, NASTY and GRE... More

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    30th January 2004

    Busy Builders

    With lots to see and heaps to do, in Busy Buiilders children really can join in by pushing, pulling and turning th... More

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    1st September 2018

    Big Digger Little Digger

    Little Digger loves to work hard, digging holes all day long. "Little digger, little digger, little digger," he hums hap... More

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    1st July 2012

    The Friendliest Ballerina

    Sometimes it's hard to know how to be well behaved - and why! Join little children with big imaginations as they learn t... More

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    1st July 2012

    The Pirate Who Said Please

    Sometimes it's hard to know how to be well behaved - and why! Join little children with big imaginations as they learn t... More

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    6th June 2013

    Eleanor's Eyebrows

    What would you do if your eyebrows disappeared? Would you notice? Would you care?When Eleanor's eyebrows disappear, she ... More

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    23rd September 2015

    Tales from Shakespeare: Hamlet

    Hamlet is miserable after the death of his father, but when the ghost of his father appears and reveals that he was murd... More

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    23rd September 2015

    Tales from Shakespeare: Twelfth Night

    Twins, Viola and Sebastian, become separated after a shipwreck in Illyria and soon confusion and mischief unfolds! Packe... More

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    16th November 2015

    Tales from Shakespeare: Henry V

    What fate awaits Henry V and his people? Henry, newly crowned King of England, has decided he deserves to be king of Fra... More

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    16th November 2015

    Tales from Shakespeare: Julius Caesar

    Julius Caesar, a powerful and respected Roman, is warned by a fortune-teller that danger is ahead. With power often come... More

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    1st July 2010

    Can't Catch Me

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    18th January 2015

    What's Next?

    Our days go so quickly, and there's much to be done. When your just five years old, it's all about fun. It's hard wor... More

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    30th July 2014

    Let's Read! Little Ogre's Surprise Supper

    The complete story and original illustrations of Timothy Knapman and Ben Cort's picture book, LITTLE OGRE'S SURPRISE S... More

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    1st October 2015

    Early Reader Non Fiction: Space

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A green Early Reader is a first factbook. Co... More

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    1st December 2007

    You Can't Catch Me

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    1st January 2010

    Little Ogre's Surprise Supper

    Everyone knows that ogres eat children. Everyone except Jack. So when Little Ogre meets Jack and says, "I want you for s... More

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    23rd July 2015

    Detective McWoof and the Great Poodle Doodler Mystery

    Detective McWoof likes to think he's a great detective. He's always sniffing for cases to solve. The problem is that he ... More

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    28th October 2006

    Guess What I Found in Dragon Wood

    If you go down to the woods today, you never know what you might find. A curious little dragon meets a new friend, but h... More

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    10th March 2016

    A Monster's Moved In!

    It's raining and Barnaby is bored. Then he has a brilliant idea: he's going to make a den. "But a monster might move i... More

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    9th October 2014

    A Very Pirate Christmas

    "A crew of scurvy pirates were lurking in the dark, savage as the stormy sea and greedy as a shark. They climbed aboard ... More

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    7th August 2014

    Silly Name for a Monster

    Get ready to read! LITTLE RED ROBINS are ideal for sharing and reading together. Full colour illustrations throughout. O... More

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    1st January 2015

    Soon

    From the illustrator of Owl Babies comes a new classic - the stunning story of a baby elephant, Raju, and his mother who... More

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    26th December 2014

    T-Rex Terror

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    1st January 2013

    Princesses Love to Share

    Sometimes it's hard to know how to be well behaved - and why! Join little children with big imaginations as they learn t... More

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    15th March 2012

    My Uncle Foulpest: Dinosaur Disaster

    Wally has chicken-pox and is desperate not to miss his best friend's birthday party - and Foulpest reckon he knows exact... More

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    1st January 2013

    Cowboys Can Be Kind

    Sometimes it's hard to know how to be well behaved - and why! Join little children with big imaginations as they learn t... More

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    7th July 2011

    My Uncle Foulpest: Teacher Trouble

    Wally just wants to be an ordinary, normal boy living an ordinary, normal life - then his uncle Foulpest comes to look a... More

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    5th January 2012

    Happy Birthday in Dragon Wood

    If you go down to Dragon Wood today, you're in for a big surprise. With cakes and candles, fearsome dragons and best fri... More

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    7th September 2006

    Mungo and the Picture Book Pirates

    Each night Mungo reads his favourite story, a swashbuckling tale of danger, kidnap and rescue. But one night the hero, C... More

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    2nd May 2016

    Leisure and Entertainment since 1900: Band 13/Topaz

    Can you imagine what life was like before television was invented? Find out about how music, dancing, film, television... More

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    22nd May 2013

    BC Red (KS2) B/5B William Shakespeare's King Lear

    Part of the Bug Club whole school reading programme for Reception, KS1 and KS2 that transforms young readers into life... More

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    22nd May 2013

    Bug Club Red (KS2) B/5B William Shakespeare's King Lear 6-pack

    This title is part of Bug Club, the first whole-school reading programme that joins books with an online reading world t... More

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    10th September 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks: Oxford Level 10: Frankenstein's Sofa

    Victor dreams of inventing something worthy of winning The Scariest Thing trophy. However, Victor's inventions aren't sc... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 12: Fables From Africa

    Meet a proud lion, a hungry hyena and a greedy lizard in Fables from Africa. These animals learn very important lessons ... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 16: Mythical Beasts And Fabulous Monsters

    In Mythical Beasts and Fabulous Monsters a prince faces the man-eating Minotaur, a Viking challenges the hungry Kraken, ... More

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    8th September 2016

    Sir Dancealot

    From jiving away trolls to boogying aside bogglesnots and bopping off beasties, there's not a fearsome foe Sir Dancealot... More

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    1st September 2013

    History Quest: Race Through Rome

    Be a hero! Create your own adventure to meet the Emperor of Rome! Have you got what it takes to survive Ancient Rome? Ca... More

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    10th September 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks: Oxford Level 10: Pack of 6

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks is an emotionally-engaging fiction series that will fire children's imaginations. These... More

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    10th September 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks: Oxford Level 10: Class Pack of 36

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks is an emotionally-engaging fiction series that will fire children's imaginations. These... More

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    6th October 2016

    When Santa Came To Stay

    With a free 'SANTA STOP HERE' sign to cut out and keep, this picture book is the perfect laugh-out-loud Christmas ... More

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    28th September 2016

    The Winter Fox

    Fox is so busy playing all summer long, that when winter comes he is cold, hungry and all alone. If only he'd listened t... More

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    4th May 2017

    Rockabye Pirate

    Rock-a-bye pirate, in the crow's nest Mummy says bedtime, and Mummy knows best. You've had your adventures, you've saile... More

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    6th October 2016

    When Santa Came to Stay

    This picture book is the perfect laugh-out-loud Christmas gift. When Santa's house at the North Pole explodes, a regular... More

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    6th April 2017

    Can't Catch Me!

    "Can't catch me!" sang Jake. "I'm the fastest mouse in the world!" A wicked, wild read-aloud romp from Timothy Knapman,... More

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    23rd February 2017

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars: Oxford Level 12 : Extinct

    Mee loves to draw on the walls of his cave, but he has run out of room. Will he find blank walls at the back of his cave... More

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    4th September 2017

    Oxford Reading Tree Story Sparks: Oxford Level 5: The Night Knight

    Jake can't sleep. There are odd noises and he is scared. Suddenly, the Night Knight appears! Will the Night Knight help ... More

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    24th August 2017

    Busy Builders Airport: Airports

    The perfect package for budding pilots and jet-setters, this illustrated box opens up and transforms into a busy airport... More

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    4th January 2018

    Pirates in the Supermarket (Gift Ed)

    There's an anchor in the butter! There's a spyglass by the juice! There are parrots on the carrots! Th... More

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    1st November 2010

    Fantastical Flying Machines

    Join Sally and Jack on an extraordinary air race filled with hot air balloons, flying ice lollies and bubble gum rockets... More

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    1st February 2018

    Superhero Mum

    All mums are brilliant, and the mum in this story is no exception. She doesn't wear a cape or fly to earth from outer sp... More

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    13th September 2018

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Oxford Level 20: Space Mistakes

    Space Mistakes is a comic space caper featuring a crew of misfits, a rickety spaceship, impossible odds and a major dipl... More

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    13th September 2018

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Oxford Levels 18-20: Pack of 54

    Chucklers is a series of funny novels, short stories, anthologies and comics that make reading a pleasure for 7-11 year ... More

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    13th September 2018

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Chucklers: Oxford Levels 18-20: Pack of 9

    Chucklers is a series of funny novels, short stories, anthologies and comics that make reading a pleasure for 7-11 year ... More

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    1st October 2018

    Dinosaurs Go Christmas Shopping

    My Christmas is for presents And fun and Santa Claus, I'd never want it spoiled By naughty dinosaurs. ... More

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    7th March 2019

    Captain Sparklebeard

    FOR REBEL GIRLS WITH BIG DREAMS! ARRRRR you ready for this unmissable girl power adventure? Join Captain Sparklebeard ... More

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    7th February 2019

    Superhero Mum and Son

    All mums are brilliant, and the mum in this story is no exception. She doesn't wear a cape or fly to earth from outer sp... More

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    7th February 2019

    Superhero Mum and Daughter

    All mums are brilliant, and the mum in this story is no exception. She doesn't wear a cape or fly to earth from outer sp... More

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    1st March 2019

    Read with Oxford: Stage 6: Frankenstein's Sofa

    Victor Frankenstein's inventions aren't usually scary - they just make his friends giggle. But he's about to invent some... More

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    13th June 2019

    Harry in a Hurry

    Harry in a Hurry is Timothy Knapman's unique twist on the well-loved Aseop's Fable, The Tortoise and the Hare . H... More

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    13th June 2019

    Harry in a Hurry

    Harry in a Hurry is Timothy Knapman's unique twist on the well-loved Aseop's Fable, The Tortoise and the Hare . H... More

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