Timothy Knapman

  • 5 stars across 149 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.


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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... MoreSuperhero Dad

(19 reviews) Review
17th October 2019

The Twelve Unicorns of Christmas

Christmas, counting and UNICORNS in one magical picture book – the must-have gift to add to your list for S... MoreThe Twelve Unicorns of Christmas

(13 reviews) Review
6th 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... MoreFollow the Track All the Way Back

(12 reviews) Review
4th March 2013

Dinosaurs in the Supermarket!

A ROARINGLY fun dinosaur picture book from a bestselling duo! Going to the supermarket can be SO BORING. ... MoreDinosaurs in the Supermarket!

(11 reviews) Review
7th April 2016

Goodnight Tiger

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

(10 reviews) Review
4th May 2017

Pirates in the Supermarket

  A hilarious picture book from the bestselling author and illustrator team behind Dinosaurs In the Superm... MorePirates in the Supermarket

(8 reviews) Review
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... MoreDinosaurs in My School

(6 reviews) Review
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 G... MoreWho's Afraid of the Big Bad Bogey?

(6 reviews) Review
9th January 2020

Superhero Gran

A humorous and heart-warming picture book written by bestselling author Timothy Knapman, with artwork by World Book Day ... MoreSuperhero Gran

(6 reviews) Review
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, the ... MoreTime Now to Dream

(5 reviews) Review
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