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Sue Hendra

  • 5 stars across 47 books
    Sue Hendra Biography
    Sue Hendra is an award-winning British writer and illustrator of over 100 children's books including Supertato and Barry the Fish with Fingers. Her book Wanda and the Alien has been made into a TV adaptation and broadcast around the world.

    Born on 15th August 1973, Sue studied graphic design at the University of Brighton. She still lives in Brighton with her husband, fellow author and illustrator Paul Linnet, and their daughter Wanda. 

    Sue Hendra Facts
    Sue and Paul wrote Supertato: Hap-pea Ever After for World Book Day 2016.

    Our favourite Sue Hendra Book Characters
    Barry - from Barry the Fish with Fingers
    Supertato - from the Supertato series
    Bernard - from No-Bot, the Robot with No Bottom
    24th October 2013

    Spider Sandwiches

    Do come to tea with Max, He has a MONSTER appetite, He eats such yucky, mucky food, His mealtimes are a fright. He LOVE... More

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    10th September 2015

    Monster Max's Shark Spaghetti

    Join Max and his monster friends as they head off on holiday for lots of stinky, smelly, gooey, gunky fun in the sun ...... More

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    25th September 2014

    Dragon Jelly

    TA-DAH! It's DRAGON JELLY time, A sizzling scrumptious treat. It's red. It's wobbly. Best of all, It's SCARY HOT t... More

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    24th July 2004

    Upsydown Town

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    5th October 2017

    Scary Hairy Party

    You're invited to a party. What fun! Hip, hip, hooray! So come along to Monster's house at three o'clock today. Raymond... More

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    17th January 2002

    Quiet as a Mouse!

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    1st June 2014

    Under the Sea

    It's time to dive into the ocean and discover a bustling underwater world! Filled with whales, dolphins, turtles, and fi... More

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    1st June 2005

    Tick Tock

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    1st May 2001

    Flip And Find Numbers

    Novelty early learning books with real educational value. These books teach young children about basic concepts while gi... More

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    1st May 2001

    Flip And Find Shapes

    Novelty early learning books with real educational value. These books teach young children about basic concepts while gi... More

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    20th August 2015

    Brechdanau Pry Cop

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    5th March 2012

    Under the Sea: Green Banana

    These are the three mini fun and engaging stories about creatures from under the sea by Sue Mayfield for Egmont's Green ... More

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    1st June 2013

    Lots and Lots of Fun Stuff to do with Barry and Norman

    This crazy colouring book is packed full of colouring in, dot to dots, spot the differences and lots of otheractivities.... More

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    17th January 2002

    Out of the Spout

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    1st November 1999

    Little Clock's Midnight 2000

    An activity book containing puzzles, games and activities, to help small children celebrate the millennium. The accompan... More

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    19th January 2012

    O Dan Y Mor

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    24th July 1997

    The Sun is a Bright Star

    This simple text tells the tale of the sun as it orbits the Earth with the other planets in the galaxy. It includes a pu... More

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    24th March 1999

    What's That Shape?

    This is a board book filled with dozens of objects for young readers to identify, from green frogs to red strawberries. ... More

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    4th September 2014

    Oliver's Wood

    Oliver loves playing in the woods at night ... but what happens when he discovers daytime? When the moon and the twinkl... More

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    1st January 1999

    Mole Digs a Hole

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    30th September 2004

    Oxford Reading Tree: Level 1+: Snapdragons: My Dog Needs A Bone

    Written by top children's authors such as award-winning Gillian Cross, Malachy Doyle and Pippa Goodhart Snapdragons are ... More

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    8th September 2016

    Four Silly Skeletons

    "It's midnight!" shouted Skelly Sid. "But what do we all care? How can we think of sleeping when there's music in the ai... More

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    1st June 2001

    Flip And Find Colours

    Novelty early learning books with real educational value. These books teach young children about basic concepts while gi... More

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    24th March 1999

    What's that Colour?

    This is a board book filled with dozens of objects for young readers to identify, from green frogs to red strawberries. ... More

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    1st August 2008

    Big Noisy Machines - Excavator

    Children will love imagining they are driving a big noisy excavator with this fun interactive book. The bright, bold ill... More

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    1st August 2008

    Big Noisy Machines - Dumper Truck

    Children will love imagining they are driving a big noisy dumper truck with this fun interactive book. The bright, bold ... More

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    28th July 2008

    Big Noisy Machines - Tractor

    Children will love imagining they are driving a big noisy tractor with this fun interactive book. The bright, bold illus... More

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    1st December 2018

    Untitled Activity Book B

    This activity book is full of your favourite Sue Hendra characters to colour in. With amazing stickers and a fantastic p... More

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