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Hannah Shaw

  • 5 stars across 38 books

    Sean Taylor is an award-winning author of over 50 books for young readers of many different ages. As well as writing, he has many years' experience visiting schools, where he works with poetry and storytelling to encourage young people to write themselves. He lives with his wife and two sons in Bristol. www.seantaylorstories.com

    Hannah Shaw graduated from Brighton University with a BA in Illustration. Since then she has worked as a freelance illustrator and graphic designer, but has also worked in a chocolate shop and a bead factory. Since childhood she has had a passion for writing stories and creating characters to illustrate them. She currently lives in a tiny village in Gloucestershire with Ben the blacksmith and Ren the dog. Her books include Evil Weasel which won the Cambridgeshire Children's Picture Book Award in 2009 (voted for by 8,000 children) and Crocodiles are the Best Animals of All with Sean Taylor for Frances Lincoln.

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    3rd September 2015

    The Jam Doughnut That Ruined My Life

    A jam-fuelled week of disaster is set in motion by a single doughnut! Roman Garstang is obsessed with food - particular... More

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    5th February 2015

    Sophie's Snail

    Small but very determined, Sophie is everyone's favourite farmer-to-be! A classic story for young readers by the beloved... More

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    6th July 2016

    Mr Birdsnest and the House Next Door

    A tiger in the back garden! A bird-eating spider in the cupboard! Elmo and his sister love playing in the jungle house n... More

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    6th August 2015

    The World-Famous Cheese Shop Break-in

    There it was, between The Greengrocer' s and The Underwear Outfitters. The Cheese Shop. It was... More

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    4th February 2016

    Bear on a Bike

    Bear is delivering a present to Mouse - but how can he get there? Bear takes whatever means of transport he can fi... More

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    4th March 2013

    The Disgusting Sandwich

    One day, a boy drops his sandwich in a sandpit, and the race is on! A very hungry badger wants it, but he's just n... More

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    3rd March 2011

    The Grizzly Bear with the Frizzly Hair

    The Grizzly Bear with the Frizzly Hair could frighten the feathers off a peacock..."Yipes!" blinked the itzy-bitzy rabbi... More

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    5th February 2015

    Sophie's Tom

    Five-year-old Sophie finds that going to school and making friends is more difficult than running a farm! The ups and do... More

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    10th October 2009

    The Great Hamster Massacre

    A very natural and honest version of life's events from the perspective of a young girl - from her suspicions about her ... More

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    1st May 2013

    The Snake Who Came to Stay

    Polly has set up a pets' holiday home for the summer and with a house full of greedy guinea pigs, pesky parrots and slit... More

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