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Leigh Hodgkinson

  • 5 stars across 18 books
    Leigh Hodgkinson is the talent behind picture books such as Colin and the Snoozebox (Orchard), Goldilocks and Just the One Bear (Nosy Crow) and Don't Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate (Orchard) to name but a few. She is an award-winning animator who was art director on the BAFTA-award winning series Charlie and Lola. Leigh has an amazing eye for colour, design, print and pattern. Are you Sitting Comfortably? is her first book for Bloomsbury. She lives in Lewes, near Brighton, with her husband and their two young children.
    14th July 2016

    The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth

    'I'm so famishing I'm vanishing!' The famishing vanishing mahoosive mammoth is a hairy beast who simply can't think of ... More

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    7th June 2012

    Goldilocks and Just the One Bear

    Many years have passed since Goldilocks caused chaos at the Bears' house in the woods, but what happens when Little Bear... More

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    10th March 2016

    Are You Sitting Comfortably?

    Hello there! Are you sitting comfortably? Are you sure? Have you found the perfect snuggle-up-and-lose-yourself-in-a-boo... More

    (3 reviews)
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    6th May 2010

    Don't Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate

    When Kate P Green goes for tea with the Queen, she gets more than she bargained for in this hilariously anarchic look ... More

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    4th April 2013

    Troll Swap

    Timothy Limpet feels out of place in the troll family - he likes things to be just so, and most trolls, frankly, don't. ... More

    (1 review)
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    7th May 2015

    The Big Monster Snoreybook

    A hilarious, inventive book packed with plenty of things to see. While the text introduces readers to a cast of curious ... More

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    6th September 2012

    Magical Mix-Up: Friends and Fashion

    When Princess Sapphire enters a dress-design competition, she takes her best friend, Emerald the Witch, along for suppor... More

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    9th January 2014

    Magical Mix-Ups: Birthdays and Bridesmaids

    Princess Sapphire and Witch Emerald live in the mixed-up land of Mixtopia, where everything is just a little bit odd . .... More

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    3rd May 2012

    Magical Mix-Up: Birthdays and Bridesmaids

    Princess Sapphire and Witch Emerald live in the mixed-up land of Mixtopia, where everything is just a little bit odd . .... More

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    4th April 2013

    Magical Mix-Up: Pets and Parties

    Princess Sapphire and Emerald the Witch live in the mixed-up land of Mixtopia, where everything is just a little bit odd... More

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    1st March 2012

    Don't Put Your Pants on Your Head, Fred!

    If your pants drive you potty and getting dressed is a disaster, then this is the book for you! Learning how to get... More

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    4th September 2014

    Magical Mix-Up: Spells and Surprises

    Princess Sapphire and Emerald the Witch live in the mixed-up land of Mixtopia, where everything is just a little bit odd... More

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    19th April 2018

    Olobob Top: Make Your Own Olobob Home

    There are lots of different homes in the wonderful world of Olobob Top. There are tall ones, small ones, tidy undergroun... More

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    19th April 2018

    Olobob Top: Let's Visit the Olobobs

    Olobob Top is the exciting new CBeebies animated pre-school TV series that follows Tib, Lalloo and Bobble. The exciting ... More

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    9th August 2018

    Olobob Top: The Amazing World of Olobob Top

    What fun we can have with the Olobobs! Olobob Forest is full of shapes, colours and...adventures! Help Big Fish find her... More

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    9th August 2018

    Olobob Top: Let's Visit Norbet's Shop

    The Olobobs are having a party for Gurdy, but one thing is missing...a present! Join Tib, Lalloo, and Bobble on their tr... More

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    2nd May 2019

    Olobob Top: Let's Visit Big Fish's Pond

    The Olobobs are going to Big Fish's Pond today ... In the distance the pond looks very small but up close it's really BI... More

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    2nd May 2019

    Olobob Top: The Olobobs and Friends: Activity and Sticker Book

    All the friends in the Olobob Forest come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and each and every one is important! Meet Gur... More

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