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Ben Cort

  • 5 stars across 74 books
    Ben Cort Biography
    Ben Cort is the illustrator of the hugely successful Aliens Love Underpants and many other popular books, including The Shark in the Dark and Muddle Jungle. His book with former Beatle Ringo Starr has been published in 18 languages in 20 countries.
     
    Ben has worked with authors including Claire Freedman, Peter Bently, Andrew Weale and Amy Sparkles.
     
    Ben lives in Bedfordshire with his wife and young children.
      
    Ben Cort Facts
    He studied Art at Buckinghamshire College and gained a Higher Education Illustration diploma at Harrow College.
     
    Some of Ben’s favourite things are tin robots, 1960s US comics, photography, sunny Autumn days walking in the woods, being able to wear jeans and t-shirts everyday (he even wore them to his wedding!) and, of course, aliens!
     
    Ben does lots of fun events at festivals, schools and bookshops across the country.
     
    Our favourite Ben Cort Book Characters
    Aliens – from Aliens Love Underpants
    Pig – from Pigs Can’t Fly
    Octopus – from Octopus’s Garden
     
    Our favourite Ben Cort Book Quotes
    When aliens fly down to Earth, They don’t come to meet YOU… They simply want your underpants, I’ll bet you never knew! (Aliens Love Underpants)
     
    The aliens are excited, As tomorrow’s Christmas Day, So instead of stealing underpants, They’re giving them away! (Aliens Love Panta Claus)
    8th May 2007

    Aliens Love Underpants!

    "Aliens love underpants, in every shape and size, But there are no underpants in space, so here's a big surprise...."... More

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    2nd June 2008

    Dinosaurs Love Underpants

    The hilarious follow-up to the award-winning Aliens Love Underpants! The mystery of dinosaur extinction is s... More

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    1st October 2010

    Aliens Love Panta Claus

    The aliens are excited, As tomorrow's Christmas day, So instead of stealing underpants, They're giving them ... More

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    19th May 2009

    Aliens in Underpants Save the World

    Aliens love underpants, It's lucky that they do, For pants helped save our universe, Sounds crazy, but it's ... More

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    8th September 2016

    Watch Out for Muddy Puddles!

    Watch out for muddy puddles! Because you never really know ... what there might be lurking down in the depths below. ... More

    (16 reviews)
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    9th October 2014

    Monsters Love Underpants

    There are prowly monsters howling loudly and drooling monsters from the steamy swamp. There are wild, woolly mountain mo... More

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    23rd February 2017

    Everyone Loves Underpants: A World Book Day Book

    In this PANTSTASTIC story, join old friends to celebrate the wonder of underpants! 'Yes! EVERYONE loves underpa... More

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    1st June 2017

    Pirate Blunderbeard: Worst. Pirate. Ever.

    Can the worst pirate ever win the Pirate of the Year Award...? Set sail with the funniest pirate on the ... More

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    17th July 2014

    Pirates Love Underpants

    Now enjoy this hilarious title in the Underpants series full of pirates, sharks and treasure in a BOARD BOOK FORMAT. Y... More

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    8th October 2015

    Aliens Love Dinopants

    When the aliens crash-land in the jungle, they have no idea that they are about to stumble on the biggest stash of pants... More

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    20th December 2017

    Pirate Blunderbeard: Worst. Mission. Ever.

    Set sail with the funniest pirate on the seven seas in this hilarious adventure for readers of 7+ with brilliant pictu... More

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    29th September 2011

    Monstersaurus!

    Monty LOVES inventing But things don't always work - His walking toaster ran away And the robot went BERSERK! Bu... More

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    1st May 2009

    The Shark in the Dark

    Will the flustered fish become saltwater snacks, or can they come up with a plan to teach the mean, greedy shark a les... More

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    2nd October 2006

    Little Wizard

    Let Little Witch and Wizard cast a spell on you! Little Wizard is trying to magic his kite out of the tree. But his spel... More

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    1st September 2011

    Nora: the Girl Who Ate and Ate and Ate

    Nora Fatima Buffet is a greedy-guts. One night, when she is sent to bed without any supper, she decides to make her own ... More

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    11th October 2012

    Aliens Love Underpants Sound Book

    "Aliens love underpants, in every shape and size, But there are no underpants in space, so here's a big surprise....... More

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    27th July 2017

    Pirate Blunderbeard: Worst. Holiday. Ever.

    Can the worst pirate ever find his way home from the Island of No Return? Set sail with the funniest pir... More

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    24th September 2018

    Pirate Blunderbeard: Worst. Movie. Ever.

    Set sail with the funniest pirate on the seven seas in this hilarious adventure for readers of 7+ with ... More

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    11th October 2013

    The Little Witch

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    7th January 2013

    Jumblebum

    A funny story...all about the importance of tidying up. Johnny thinks that his room has its own special style. But his m... More

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    19th November 2013

    Under the Bed

    Two brothers are ready for bed. But where is teddy? Can they stay awake long enough for one more adventure?... More

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    28th March 2014

    Anorak

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    24th October 2013

    Octopus's Garden

    Based on the lyrics of the world famous Beatles song, this glorious picture book follows five children on a magical jour... More

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    30th January 2004

    Under the Bed

    In a remote canyon in northern New Mexico the early morning stillness is broken by voices chanting praises to the Lord. ... More

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    1st February 2009

    Super Spud and the Stinky Space Rescue

    It's bedtime, but Spud can't sleep. His alien friends are in a real mess and they need his help to get ready for bed. So... More

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    2nd October 2006

    Runaway Reindeer

    Rocky the reindeer has learnt how to fly, but he's nervous about joining the reindeer gang. He dashes away through the s... More

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    2nd October 2006

    Lost Star

    Rocky the reindeer has learnt how to fly, but he's nervous about joining the reindeer gang. He dashes away through the s... More

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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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    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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    5th July 2007

    Na Neonachain

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    1st September 2008

    The Dragon Tamer's Castle

    When a little orphan boy named Sprout stumbles upon an enormous dragon's egg, his incredible adventure has only just beg... More

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    30th November 2003

    Spaceboy Spud

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    21st July 2011

    Nora

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    12th September 2013

    Do You Speak English Moon

    A little boy getting ready for bed looks up at the moon and wonders whether it can speak English as it shines all over t... More

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    15th April 2013

    Mor-ladron Y Pants

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    24th April 2014

    Aliens Love Underpants Sticker Colouring Book

    "Aliens love underpants, in every shape and size, But there are no underpants in space, so here's a big surprise....... More

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    12th September 2013

    Aliens Love Panta Claus

    The aliens are excited, As tomorrow's Christmas day, So instead of stealing underpants, They're giving then away! Yes, i... More

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    1st January 2014

    Let's Read! The Shark in the Dark

    The complete story and original illustrations of THE SHARK IN THE DARK by Peter Bently and Ben Cort have been speciall... More

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    24th April 1997

    Super Me: 1: Fun Book

    Super Me creates a lively classroom atmosphere that encourages children to participate actively in every lesson. ... More

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    1st July 1998

    Super Me: 2: Fun Book

    Super Me creates a lively classroom atmosphere that encourages children to participate actively in every lesson. ... More

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    8th October 2015

    Aliens Love Underpants! Fuzzy Felt

    Aliens love underpants, In every shape and size, But there are no underpants in space, So here's a big surpr... More

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    8th October 2015

    Pirates Love Underpants Book & Plush

    This new edition of the bestselling book comes with an awesome pirate captain toy! Ahoy me hearties! Join the Pants P... More

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    26th July 2016

    Pobl y Pants A'r Deinosoriaid

    The Dinopants from space have landed once again and will do their utmost to steal the pants of all dinosaurs. Watch out!... More

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    23rd February 2017

    Aliens Love Underpants Ready to Read: Ready to Read

    "Aliens love underpants, in every shape and size, But there are no underpants in space, so here's a big surprise...."... More

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    1st June 2017

    Aliens Love Underpants Colouring Book

    Aliens love underpants, in every shape and size, But there are no underpants in space, so here's a big surprise... ... More

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    19th October 2017

    Aliens Love Panta Claus: Sticker Activity

    A pants-tastic sticker activity book based on the bestselling, award-winning Aliens Love Underpants series by Clai... More

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    5th October 2017

    Aliens Love Underpants Anniversary Tin

    To celebrate ten wonderful years of ALIENS LOVE UNDERPANTS, what better than a tin full of aliens, underpants and fun!... More

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    1st March 2004

    Pigs Can't Fly!

    Pig is bored. Other animals seem to have much more fun than pigs. Determined to find adventure, Pig tries to be a tall g... More

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    1st October 2000

    Adventure Stories For 5 Year Olds

    This book presents a rich and varied selection of thrilling adventure stories by some of the very best writers for child... More

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    17th September 2004

    Fun Phones: Will Wizard

    Will Wizard wants to make a magic potion, but he doesn't have all the ingredients. He rings his friends to ask for help,... More

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    17th September 2004

    Fun Phones: Adam Astronaut

    Adam is on his way to Mars but his phone just won't stop ringing! Press the sound-chip button to hear Adam's phone, as a... More

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    1st May 2006

    Muddle Jungle

    Welcome to the jungle - shh, don't make a sound! Jack the Jungle Ranger is looking all around... Meet Jack the Jungle Ra... More

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    1st September 2009

    Magical Pirate Ship

    Titch isn't big and brave like all the other pirates. But when he makes a special discovery, he shows his pirate friends... More

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    14th June 2018

    Pirates Love Underpants: Sticker Activity

    Ahoy me hearties! A pants-tastic sticker activity book based on the bestselling, award-winning Aliens Love Underpants ... More

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    22nd February 2018

    Dinosaurs Love Underpants Ready to Read

    Dinosaurs love underpants! And they will do ANYTHING to get their claws on a pair... You may wonder why dinos... More

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    11th July 2019

    Songs From Aliens Love Underpants

    We all know that Aliens Love Underpants but what else do they love? Join us as our five favourite underpants-loving al... More

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