Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Polly Dunbar

  • 4 stars across 50 books
    One of the UK's most exciting picture book talents, author-illustrator of the award-winning Penguin.
    3rd March 2008


    Can a penguin be the perfect present? Find out in this modern classic from acclaimed picture book creator Polly Dunb... More

    (16 reviews)
    3rd January 2019

    The Hug

    A beautiful, heartwarming picture book with all the universal appeal of Guess How Much I Love You. Hedgehog was feeling... More

    (15 reviews)
    25th June 2020

    While We Can't Hug

    The bestselling and heart-warming picture book that shows us ways to be affectionate while social distancing, from the t... More

    (12 reviews)
    4th February 2021

    Can Bears Ski?

    The debut children's book from Ted Hughes award-winning poet Raymond Antrobus that tracks a father-and-son journey i... More

    (12 reviews)
    3rd September 2020

    Owl or Pussycat?

    When he lands a starring role in the school Christmas play of The Owl and the Pussycat, Michael is over the moon. He is ... More

    (11 reviews)
    1st February 2018

    A Lion Is a Lion

    All lions are fierce, right? Well, maybe, just maybe, this Lion - so well dressed and polite and charming - isn't to... More

    (7 reviews)
    2nd April 2015

    Pat-a-Cake Baby

    From two illustrious picture book makers, and mother and daughter, comes a delicious read-aloud perfect for story time, ... More

    (6 reviews)
    1st July 2010

    Goodnight Tiptoe

    From inspired picture-book creator Polly Dunbar comes a colourful and charming series following the escapades of Tilly a... More

    (4 reviews)
    1st August 2012

    I Spy Under The Sea

    Peek through the die-cut holes to spy who is looking out - is it the dolphins, the clown fish or the shark - and count h... More

    (3 reviews)
    1st August 2019

    Red Red Red

    The acclaimed Polly Dunbar ( Penguin, Tilly and Friends ) offers, through a lively, read-aloud story, a meditative... More

    (3 reviews)
    Image to show page is loading Show More Books

    Most Popular Book

    Recent Reviews

    • A Lion Is a Lion

      A Lion Is a Lion

      by Fwb

      Nice little beautiful picture story book about a lion who comes to lunch at Auntie Sue's house and meets the children. A lion is a lion after all so b...

    • My Dad's a Birdman

      My Dad's a Birdman

      by 4LP

      Review by year 4 child.

      I really enjoyed this book, it was funny and easy to read and the pictures are colourful.

      The book is about a girl calle...

    • The Longer the Wait, the Bigger the Hug

      The Longer the Wait, the Bigger the Hug

      by ShellyG

      This is such a sweet book about missing your friend when you can't be together  and how great it feels when you finally are! Ideal for the pandemic bu...