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Niamh Sharkey

  • 5 stars across 17 books
    Creator and executive producer of Henry Hugglemonster , Niamh Sharkey is an award-winning author and illustrator of children's picture books. Her books have won numerous awards including the prestigious Mother Goose Award for the Best New Illustrator and The Bisto Book of the Year for her first two picture books: Tales of Wisdom and Wonder and The Gigantic Turnip .
    1st June 2014

    Cinderella

    The classic fairy tale, specially retold for young children and illustrated with fresh, bright pictures. Poor Cinderella... More

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    5th June 2004

    The Ravenous Beast

    From former Irish Children's Laureate Niamh Sharkey and creator and executive producer of Disney Junior's animated presc... More

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    1st September 2015

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Jack and his mother are so poor that they don't have anything to eat. Their hope is fading, until Jack meets a strange l... More

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    1st September 2005

    Santasaurus

    It's Christmas in Dinosaur Town. Ollie wants a dinobot. Molly wants a dinocycle. Milo wants to meet Santasaurus and fly ... More

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    1st October 2005

    The Gigantic Turnip

    This hilarious retelling of the classic Russian tale about a farmer whose turnip is impossible to pull from the ground u... More

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    20th January 2007

    I'm a Happy Hugglewug

    Laugh and play the Hugglewug way! A fun exploration of family life from an acclaimed illustrator. Meet the Hugglewugs, ... More

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    22nd September 2008

    Tales of Wisdom and Wonder

    Nothing is quite as it seems in this book; so prepare yourself to be astonished, intrigued and enchanted as you follow t... More

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    16th November 2005

    Tales from Old Ireland

    This enchanting collection of favourite 'Irish folk' tales, deserves to be read aloud at every hearth. The larger-than-l... More

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    6th March 2006

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Find out what happens to Jack when he visits the giant's castle in this gleeful version of the classic children's story.... More

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