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Sam Hearn

  • 5 stars across 34 books

    Ian Whybrow's many popular successes range from picture books to novels for older children. Best known for his original humour, he has a brilliant ear for voices, and takes pride in the fact that his work reads aloud very well. 'I loved being read to as a child,' he says. 'And I loved the sense that my parents were enjoying it too. For me, that's the acid test for any book - that there's something in it for everyone to enjoy.'

    7th October 2005

    Cosmo and the Magic Sneeze

    Cosmo is delighted when he passes the special test and becomes a witch-cat, just like his father Mephisto. Now he will... More

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    4th August 2011

    More Meerkat Madness

    The meerkats are back in the hilarious Awesome Animals series - awesome adventures with the wildest wildlife. ... More

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    7th February 2011

    I Want to Be Famous

    Most snails are quite content being ordinary. Sleeping all day, eating all night, and being the same greenish-greyish-br... More

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    1st April 2006

    Ghostboy and the Moonbalm Treasure

    Alex and his grandfather are ghosts. They've been dead for over 150 years. And they've been haunting Halibut Hall for ju... More

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    6th March 2014

    Early Reader: Mr Monkey and the Birthday Party

    A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your child's r... More

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    24th January 2013

    The Abominators: Book 1

    Mucker, Boogster, Cheesy and Bob, also known as The Abominators, are the most mischievous characters you will ever hav... More

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    2nd May 2013

    The Abominators in the Wild: Book 2

    Mucker, Boogster, Cheesy and Bob are THE ABOMINATORS. Recently, posh boy Cecil has jumped into their lives like a d... More

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    4th July 2013

    The Abominators and the Forces of Evil: Book 3

    Mucker, Boogster, Cheesy and Bob are THE ABOMINATORS They're learning to live with posh boy Cecil and his panty wa... More

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    6th August 2015

    Early Reader: Mr Monkey and the Fairy Tea Party

    A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your child's r... More

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    1st September 2011

    Max Can Do It!: Band 02b/Red B

    Bee Rex the dinosaur loves to run, shout and swing from the trees, but her brother Max can't do any of those things. H... More

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