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Sheena Dempsey

  • 5 stars across 20 books
    Lucy Courtenay (Author)
    Lucy Courtenay spent many years working in publishing, before seeing sense and leaving to pursue writing children's fiction full-time. She has contributed to a number of series for young readers including Beast Quest and Animal Ark, whilst more recently writing romance for young adults. When not writing, she enjoys singing, reading and travel.

    Sheena Dempsey (Illustrator)
    Sheena Dempsey is a children's illustrator and picture book author from Cork. She has illustrated many books including Dave Pigeon written by Swapna Haddow (Faber & Faber, 2016) which was shortlisted for the Sainsbury's Book Award. Sheena now lives in London with her partner, Mick, and her retired racing greyhound, Sandy. She loves to write and draw characters that are bursting with fun, humour and mischief.
    7th September 2017

    Yoga Babies

    We're the Yoga Babies, look what we can do! The Yoga Babies love to have fun trying new poses. Sometimes life is busy an... More

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    7th April 2016

    Dave Pigeon

    If you can read this, you obviously understand Pigeonese. You may read my book. If you're a cat and you've learnt Pige... More

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    2nd February 2017

    Dave Pigeon (Nuggets!)

    This book is in Pigeonese. The following words are a test: cats smell of farts and cabbage. Could you read all the words... More

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    9th August 2018

    The Dodo Made Me Do It

    SUMMER HOLIDAYS = BORING! And Danny's dreading another one at his gran's. He's desperate for action, fun and adventure!... More

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    18th January 2018

    Dave Pigeon (Racer!)

    Have you ever sat in a shoebox? Of course you have. But have you ever sat in one when your best friend Dave has spread h... More

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    6th April 2018

    The Great Telephone Mix-Up: (Little Gem)

    When the village wires get crossed after a storm, there's a lot of confusion and plenty of missed connections. Margaret ... More

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    1st March 2013

    Bye-Bye Baby Brother!

    Ruby loves nothing more than playing, especially with Mum. But Mum is always so busy with Oliver, Ruby's little baby bro... More

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    3rd October 2013

    The Powers: The Not-So-Super Superheroes

    The Powers are no ordinary family - they're pooper-soured! That is, super-powered. All except Suzie. Poor ordinary Suzie... More

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    22nd July 2014

    Bruno and Titch

    Meet Bruno, a wildly inventive boy, and his new pet, Titch, a neurotic, slightly melodramatic guinea pig. Can they get p... More

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    1st October 2014

    Cinderella's Big Day

    The prince has a problem: Cinderella's wedding ring is missing! He writes to the King to ask for help, who writes to the... More

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    21st April 2015

    Pucker Power: The Super-Powered Superpug

    Sequel to the very successful parodic story about a family of disastrous superheroes, The Powers, this tale centres on t... More

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    1st May 2016

    Lost Smile

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    31st May 2016

    Best Friends

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    13th September 2016

    Hopscotch Twisty Tales: The Magic Pudding Pot

    Mum loves to dish up vegetables for dinner, but the little girl is sick of them! One day the saucepan breaks and the ... More

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    18th September 2017

    Gringer the Whinger

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    21st February 2019

    Wizard v Lizard

    This is Fred . He looks rather ordinary, doesn't he? But the thing is, sometimes even ordinary-looking boys can... More

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    6th September 2018

    Hungry Babies

    Fearne Cotton's yoga-loving tots are back, and this time they're hungry! Every family's mealtimes are different. George ... More

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    12th October 2018

    The Magic Moment

    The Magic Moment is a picture book that helps children explore difficult emotions and face their fears. Written ... More

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    6th June 2019

    Hungry Babies

    Fearne Cotton's yoga-loving tots are back, and this time they're hungry! Every family's mealtimes are different. George ... More

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    6th June 2019

    How Do You Do, Marnie Blue?

    It is Marnie Blue's very first day at Lady Sealia Foam's Mermaid School, and she's terrified. What if she can't make any... More

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