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  • 5 stars across 32 books
    Sam Lloyd's books have won many awards including the Booktrust Pre-School Award 2006, the V&A Illustration Award, the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2009, the Richard & Judy Best Children's Book 2006 and the Sheffield Baby Book Award 2009.
    Sam loves going to music festivals with her monster mate puppets ..and have done children's events with Templar at Glastonbury and Camp Bestival. She has spent lots of time travelling with her backpack and sketchbook...she has explored many parts of the world always scribbling book ideas as she goes!

    Sam Lloyd's books have won many awards including the Booktrust Pre-School Award 2006, the V&A Illustration Award, the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2009, the Richard & Judy Best Children's Book 2006 and the Sheffield Baby Book Award 2009.
    Sam loves going to music festivals with her monster mate puppets ..and have done children's events with Templar at Glastonbury and Camp Bestival. She has spent lots of time travelling with her backpack and sketchbook...she has explored many parts of the world always scribbling book ideas as she goes!
    6th September 2018

    Happy Birthday, Boris!

    Boris - the orange, hairy and over-enthusiastic little monster - has a birthday! Use the puppet to help Boris blow out t... More

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    9th May 2013

    Dino-Baby

    It's not easy being a big sister - especially when your new baby brother is a roaring dino baby. There are just SO many ... More

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    1st July 2006

    Calm Down Boris

    Boris is a very affectionate monster. He likes nothing better than showering everyone with kisses and, though endearing,... More

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    1st September 2015

    Calm Down Boris

    An interactive book with a difference. The reader is asked to help Boris brush his hair ready for his trip to the park -... More

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    1st June 2009

    Super Sid

    Sid is a sausage dog without an owner. He longs for someone to love and care for him. Maybe if he shows everyone how ver... More

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    1st September 2011

    Nosey Norman

    Meet the Mini Monster Mates, from the creator of the award-winning Calm Down, Boris! Nosey Norman is sniffing out number... More

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    11th August 2016

    First Day at Bug School

    At the bottom of the garden where no one really sees, a secret school is hidden amongst the grass and weeds. Welcome to ... More

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    9th October 2014

    Yikes, Santa-CLAWS!

    It was Christmas Eve and the dino-tots were tucked up in bed dreaming of Christmas magic . . . But where were the jolly... More

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    9th January 2014

    Yikes, Stinkysaurus!

    Stinkysaurus is the smelliest dinosaur in the whole wide world, and don't the other dinosaurs know it! The dinos rushe... More

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    14th July 2016

    Boris Babysits: Cased Board Book with Puppet

    Monster Mummy is going shopping, so Boris is babysitting for Monster Baby. The thing is, Boris isn't very good at it. He... More

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    10th August 2017

    First Day at Skeleton School

    Listen ... can you hear it? There's a creepy noise ... 'Welcome!' smiles Mr Bones. 'Meet the spooky girls and boys.' A... More

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    30th July 2015

    Yikes, Ticklysaurus!

    Sometimes it can get a little boring being a dinosaur and hanging out around the swamp all day, but not when Ticklysauru... More

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    1st August 2012

    Crunchy Croc: Puppet Book

    Coco is a crocodile who loves to chomp on the wrong things. Can you help her pick good things to munch and crunch as she... More

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    1st August 2013

    Captain Brainpower and the Mighty Mean Machine

    A fast-paced, action-packed, good-versus-evil adventure introducing a dynamic new picture book character. ... More

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    4th July 2013

    We're Going On A Picnic

    It's a perfect day for a picnic so Hen picks some berries, Goose picks some apples and Duck picks some pears. Then the t... More

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    13th February 2014

    Dino-Mummy

    It's not easy being a Dino-Mummy - especially when you have two roaring little dinos to take care of. But somehow Dino-M... More

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    1st January 2012

    Naughty Nancy

    Here are the Mini Monster Mates, who live in the same monster-land as the award winning Boris, Sid, Wendy and friends. ... More

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    1st January 2012

    Lenny Long Legs

    Here are the Mini Monster Mates, who live in the same monster-land as the award winning Boris, Sid, Wendy and friends. ... More

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    1st November 2011

    Boris and Friends

    This fabulous book and toy pack is a wonderful introduction to Boris and his monster mates. Each monster mate features ... More

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    4th June 2015

    Dino-Daddy

    It's not easy being a Dino-Daddy, but it's definitely a lot of fun! And whether it's a trip to the park or playing games... More

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    1st September 2009

    Happy Christmas Boris!

    This festive frolic sees Santa entrusting Boris to deliver the presents to all the little monsters. Totally enthusiastic... More

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    20th August 2007

    Vincent the Vain

    'Well, hello and welcome, I'm Vincent, that's me. The most gorgeous gorilla you'll ever see. All of me's fabulous, but... More

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    3rd April 2009

    Shape Sorters: Numbers

    This ingenious first concept book comes with its very own set of press-out shapes: circle, square, rectangle, triangle a... More

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    1st March 2008

    You're Not So Scary, Sid!

    Following in the hugely successful hoofprints of Boris and Dudley, Sid is a monster who fancies himself as a big scary f... More

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    3rd April 2009

    Shape Sorters: Colours

    This ingenious first concept book comes with its very own set of press-out shapes: circle, square, rectangle, triangle a... More

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    3rd May 2018

    I Love You Dino-Daddy

    It's not easy being a dino-daddy, but it's definitely a lot of fun! And whether it's a trip to the park or playing games... More

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    25th January 2018

    I Love You Dino-Mummy

    It's not easy being a dino-mummy - especially when you have two roaring little dinos to take care of. But somehow Dino-M... More

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    7th March 2019

    Captain Sparklebeard

    FOR REBEL GIRLS WITH BIG DREAMS! ARRRRR you ready for this unmissable girl power adventure? Join Captain Sparklebeard ... More

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    19th September 2019

    Midnight Ninja

    Meet this little boy and his pussycat called Ginger. He's got a bedtime secret. He's the mighty MIDNIGHT NINJA! Everyon... More

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    19th September 2019

    Midnight Ninja

    Meet this little boy and his pussycat called Ginger. He's got a bedtime secret. He's the mighty MIDNIGHT NINJA! Everyon... More

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