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  • 5 stars across 6 books
    Michael Terry's picture books for Bloomsbury include The Selfish Crocodile, Little Hotchpotch and Rhino's Horns. Michael is well-known for his characterful animal illustrations, in particular for the novels of Dick King-Smith where, amongst others, he created the cover for The Hodgeheg. Michael lives in Hythe, Kent.
    1st June 1998

    The Selfish Crocodile

    Every morning a very large and very snappy crocodile shouts this selfish message: 'Stay away from my river! It's MY rive... More

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    19th February 2001

    Little Hotchpotch

    This title is for the age-range of 3+. 'One day, a shy little creature looked at its reflection in a frozen pond. All it... More

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    26th July 2001

    Fat Lawrence

    Laurence Higgins, an enormously fat black cat, has breakfast with Mrs Higgins, lunch with the Normans, tea with old Mr M... More

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    29th July 1999

    Poppet

    Poppet is a little African elephant. When he is born, his mother warns him against mice because they run up elephants' t... More

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    1st April 1999

    More Animal Stories

    This companion to ANIMAL STORIES features three new stories, two stories not previously published by Puffin, and ten oth... More

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    28th October 2019

    The Rug Bear

    Bear is playing hide and seek in the forest with his good friends, Lion and Fox. But a day of games has made him very ti... More

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