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Shoo Rayner

  • 5 stars across 82 books

    Shoo Rayner has written over a hundred and fifty children's books, and has also illustrated for other authors, including Michael Morpurgo and Michael Rosen.

    14th May 2014

    Dragon Gold

    What would you do if there was a school competition to make a dragon that can fly? Ryan always wins everything, thanks t... More

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    3rd March 2008

    Pigs Might Fly!

    Join the fun on the farm! A charming story from award-winning author Michael Morpurgo, hilariously illustrated... More

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    5th February 2009

    Mudpuddle Farm: Six Animal Adventures

    A charming series of adventures for younger readers, featuring a family of all sorts of animals that live in the farmyar... More

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    3rd January 2013

    Cockadoodle-Doo, Mr Sultana!

    A rich and greedy sultan meets his match in a VERY cheeky little red rooster... Hilariously wacky tale by best... More

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    4th January 2006

    Cat and Dog Play Hide and Seek: Band 02a/Red a

    Shoo Rayner's comic duo play hide and seek, with hilarious consequences, in this lively story with a predictable structu... More

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    27th September 1993

    Martians at Mudpuddle Farm

    A Mudpuddle Farm story. Farmer Rafferty thinks Martians have landed on Mudpuddle Farm - but luckily Albertine,... More

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    1st November 2006

    Run Like the Wind

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    1st September 2015

    On The Ball

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    1st May 2014

    Up and Away!

    This colourful board book, is packed with noisy vehicles zooming across the sky. Pre-school children will love turning t... More

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    4th November 2004

    Welcome Home

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    13th September 1990

    Jigger's Day Off

    It's harvest time on Mudpuddle Farm, when Jigger the sheepdog has his one day off a year. Just one day to chase all thos... More

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    25th March 2015

    The Ginger Ninja

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    5th November 2014

    Superdad

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    3rd March 2008

    Cock-A-Doodle-Do!

    Join the fun on the farm! A charming story from award-winning author Michael Morpurgo, hilariously illustrated... More

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    10th April 2008

    The Cat That Walked By Himself

    The Cat is the wildest Animal in the Wild Wet Woods. But when he sees Man and Woman living in a warm dry Cave, he starts... More

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    10th April 2008

    How The Whale Got His Throat

    When the Whale has eaten up every fish he can find. Can the little fish escape the big Whale? And what happens when the ... More

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    14th April 1988

    Mossop's Last Chance

    Poor old Mossop. All he wants to do is curl up and sleep. But when Farmer Rafferty finds mice in the corn bin, it looks ... More

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    16th January 2015

    The Big, Bad City: Band 07/Turquoise

    Little Red Hen is looking for Granny's house in the big, bad city. Should she trust the smiley stranger who wants to hel... More

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    11th December 1995

    Mum's the Word

    Eggbert the goat is acting very peculiarly and he seems to be eating a lot more than usual. Farmer Raffety suspects he m... More

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    7th August 1997

    You Wait Till I'm Older Than You!

    YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAGET OFF, GET OFF, GET OFF!Well what would you say if your brother kept whacking you with a spoon, or th... More

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    1st September 2008

    Alien Invasion!

    Join the fun on the farm! A charming story from award-winning author Michael Morpurgo, hilariously illustrated... More

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    11th June 1992

    And Pigs Might Fly

    This fourth story about tumbledown Mudpuddle Farm follows the adventures of little Pintsize, the piglet. One long, hot s... More

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    27th June 1996

    Michael Rosen's Book of Very Silly Poems

    Are you pink and green?Are you totally obscene?Can you pick your nose?With your stubby little toes?Let your imagination ... More

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    30th October 2013

    Dark Claw

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    20th September 2004

    Fly Away Home: Band 01b/Pink B

    Poor Ladybird is lost and flies around the garden looking for somewhere she can call home. Her early efforts are rebuffe... More

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    5th January 2005

    Cat and Dog: Band 00/Lilac

    Cat steps out through the cat flap, unaware that Dog is about to pounce. A frantic chase follows, which almost ends in c... More

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    1st September 2006

    Cat and Dog in a Mess: Band 02a/Red a

    When Cat and Dog play in the park, Dog gets into a mess. Cat tries to tidy him up, but ends up getting even messier! Thi... More

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    1st September 2006

    Bot on the Moon: Band 02b/Red B

    Bot , the golf-loving robot, is going for a trip in his rocket ship. Find out what happens when he lands on the moon, in... More

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    4th January 2007

    The Monster Joke Book: Band 12/Copper

    "What do monsters eat for breakfast? Dreaded Wheat!" is just one joke from this extended collection of monster jokes tha... More

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    28th March 2013

    Martians at Mudpuddle Farm: Mudpuddle Farm

    A charming series of adventures for younger readers, featuring a family of all sorts of animals that live in the farmyar... More

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    28th March 2013

    Albertine, Goose Queen: Mudpuddle Farm

    A charming series of adventures for younger readers, featuring a family of all sorts of animals that live in the farmyar... More

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    28th March 2013

    And Pigs Might Fly: Mudpuddle Farm

    A charming series of adventures for younger readers, featuring a family of all sorts of animals that live in the farmyar... More

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    2nd November 2009

    Sonsense Nongs: Singalong DVD-Rom: Site Licence

    This DVD-ROM provides favourite songs from Sonsense Nongs in special new 'karaoke' format for whiteboards, ideal ... More

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    1st May 2007

    Rebel Flyer

    Ricky Rocket loves flying through the Canyons and Spin Tubes in the park. But who's that zooming past in the Rebel 250 F... More

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    1st July 2006

    Sports Day

    Ricky Rocket is the only Earth boy on planet Hammerhead. He's mad about sport, but he can't jump over hurdles with six l... More

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    1st April 2007

    Weekend In Orbit

    Ricky Rocket is off to Camp Orbit with his class! What is it like to fly without gravity and skate on a lice rink? And w... More

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    1st April 2007

    A Present From Earth

    Ricky Rocket is the only Earth boy on the planet of Hammerhead. His friends at school come from all over the universe. W... More

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    1st July 2006

    Bubble Trouble

    Ricky Rocket invites his best friend Bubbles over for the Earth festival of Candlenight. Bubbles joins in all the tradit... More

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    1st June 2005

    Dr Catkyll and Mr Hyde

    Hear the tale of kindly Dr Catkyll. But beware! When he drinks his dangerous, magical potion he becomes the sinister Mr ... More

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    2nd June 2005

    Catnapped

    Hear the tale of the cat statues in the spooky garden. Where do they appear from so mysteriously? And why do they look s... More

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    5th May 2005

    Frankatstein

    Hear the tale of Frankatstein, the mad professor who dices with death, and the cats who get caught up in the chilling co... More

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    1st May 2005

    Catkin Farm

    Hear the tale of the cat who trespasses on Catkin Farm one too many times, and the strange being who comes to haunt him!... More

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    20th November 2008

    Sleepy Sammy

    All about the Sleepiest Sloth in the World! Sammy the sloth does nothing but ...yawn ...dream all day and ...yawn ...sle... More

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    19th February 2009

    We Want William

    All about the wisest worm in the world! William is such a wise old worm everyone comes to him for help. But is William w... More

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    2nd July 2009

    Tiny Tim

    Tiny Tim is only a very small frog, but he has a VERY BIG jump. So will he win the Jumping Jubilee?... More

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    3rd September 2009

    Long Live Roberto

    All about the most royal rabbit in the World! Roberto belongs to King Rupert, who loves him more than anything. Then Rob... More

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    1st June 2009

    A Fortune for Yo-Yo

    When Mrs Chumley-Lumley leaves Yo-Yo her fortune, Minnie and Minchin want the money for themselves. But they'll have to ... More

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    6th November 2008

    Birthday For Bluebell

    All about the Oldest Cow in the World! What do you give a cow who has been everywhere, and done everything? Will Bluebel... More

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    1st January 2012

    Run Like the Wind

    Olly is desperate to beat his arch-enemy, Spiro, in the boys' athletics festival - but he's never managed it before! Can... More

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    6th August 2009

    A Medal For Poppy

    All about the pluckiest pig in the world! Everyone on the farm knows how brave poppy the pig is. But Poppy has a big sec... More

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    6th August 2009

    Pipe Down Prudle

    All about the most talkative parrot in the world! When Billy inherits Prudle the parrot, her chattering drives his famil... More

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    1st September 2009

    Rhode Island Roy

    All about the roughest rooster in the World! Rhode Island roy is big, bad and ugly. No one's tough enough to tangle with... More

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    1st October 2009

    Stella's Staying Put

    All about the most stubborn swan in the world! Stella is so stubborn, she decides to build her nest in the middle of a b... More

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    6th October 2011

    Race for the Stars

    Olly's sister, Chloe, is desperate to compete in the Junior Chariot Race. But it's tough being a girl in ancient Greece.... More

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    3rd November 2011

    On the Ball

    Olly has challenged his arch-enemy, Spiro, to a round of episkyros - the exciting Greek ballgame. But Spiro has a sneaky... More

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    1st October 2002

    Sleepy Sammy

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    1st June 2005

    The Killer Catflap

    Hear the tale of the lizard who feasts on the flesh of felines! But even he finds himself scared out of his skin by the ... More

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    1st June 2005

    Bluebeard's Cat

    Hear the tale of Bluebeard's cat - and her master's nasty, spooky secret...... More

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    10th April 2008

    How The Camel Got His Hump

    Is the Camel the laziest creature on earth? The other Animals want to get him out of the Howling Desert to do his fair s... More

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    10th April 2008

    The Sing-Song of Old Man Kangaroo

    The Kangaroo wants to be different. He wants to be popular so that other Animals will follow him. His wish is granted - ... More

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    5th May 2005

    Scaredy Cats: Foggy Moggy Inn

    Hear the tale of the cat who shelters from the fog in an eerie old tavern. But the Foggy Moggy Inn has a grisly secret o... More

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    1st May 2005

    Catula

    Hear the tale of Dr Catula, the vet who adores cats so much they'll never escape his clutches!... More

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    1st January 2004

    The Shadow Man

    Yeeerk! Sam and Kim are scared of their own shadows after playing the spooky Shadow Man game. The creature wasn't for re... More

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    26th January 1995

    Cat in a Flap

    Our cat's in a flap! He just can't catch that mouse. He needs a plan, but even the best laid plans go wrong. A novelty f... More

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    25th October 1990

    Santa's Diary

    This is a fictional diary which recounts the life story of Santa Claus, especially in the build up to Christmas. The rea... More

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    4th October 2018

    Michael Rosen's Book of Very Silly Poems

    Let your imagination run riot and laughter fill your belly as you explore traditional poems, rhymes with a twist, and su... More

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    1st September 2003

    Little Horrors: The Snow Man

    Arrrgh! Sam and Kim are frozen with fear when they hear the terrifying tale of the Snow Man. Is it just a chilling story... More

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