Ian Whybrow - Author Picture

Ian Whybrow - Author

Ian Whybrow recently gave up his job as a teacher to become a full time writer. The most important thing to him in his writing is that it reads aloud brilliantly and that there is something in it for everyone - young and adult readers as well. He is the author of the Harry series of books and the Books for Boys Series, all published by Hodder.

Ian Whybrow is a hugely popular children's writer with over a hundred books to his name, including the bestselling Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs series. His picture books for Macmillan include The Christmas Bear and the Say Hello series.

If you like Ian Whybrow you might also like to read books by Jeremy Strong.

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The Christmas Bear
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Axel Scheffler
All sorts of Christmas treats are packed into this splendid board book! There's the story – accidentally left behind by Santa, Christmas Bear must make his own way to Tom's house in time for Christmas; there's the text, full of...
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Format: Board book | Released 22/09/2016
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The Bedtime Bear
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Axel Scheffler
Bear is making his way to bed, but he seems to be taking a circuitous route. He goes through the jungle, on a bike, with a tiger; past the North Pole, where polar bears are serving ice cream; to the...
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Format: Board book | Released 21/04/2016
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Harry and the Dinosaurs Roar to the Rescue!
Ian Whybrow
Wonderfully humourous illustrations coupled with a fun storyline sees Harry and his bucketful of dinosaurs run to the rescue when he discovers someone he knows has been robbed. Harry is an endearing character that boys and girls all love.
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/01/2011
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Say Hello to the Snowy Animals
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Ed Eaves
Join the little soft-to-touch husky as he scampers off on the snow and ice to say hello to all his soft-to-touch animal friends. Meet a polar bear, a seal and a caribou too! Toddlers will love calling out the animal...
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Format: Board book | Released 01/10/2010
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Stinky! Or How the Beautiful Smelly Warthog Found a Friend
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Lynne Chapman
A wonderfully uplifting story about finding friendship and being yourself featuring a beautiful, smelly warthog. Try as he might Stinky the warthog doesn't find it easy to make friends because the flies that plague him constantly don't hold much appeal...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/03/2010
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Driving Down to Grandma's
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Edward Eaves
A Picture Book for kids who love Vehicles. Join in the fun as three little bears set off on a chaotic car journey with their Mum down to Grandma's house. With lots of vehicle noises to call out, and a...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/06/2009
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Say Hello to the Baby Animals
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Edward Eaves
Stroke all the baby animals in the jungle in this attractive board book in which baby lion sets out to meet all the other baby animals around him. There's a baby giraffe stretching up tall to eat the leaves at...
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Format: Board Book | Released 03/04/2009
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Stinky! or How the Beautiful Smelly Warthog Found a Friend
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Lynne Chapman
A wonderfully uplifting story about finding friendship and being yourself featuring a beautiful, smelly warthog. Try as he might Stinky the warthog doesn't find it easy to make friends because the flies that plague him constantly don't hold much appeal...
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Format: Hardback | Released 11/03/2009
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Harry And The Dinosaurs Make A Splash
Ian Whybrow
Meet Harry and his bucket full of dinosaurs. They go for a splosh, a splash and a swim, with Nan and they learn how to be brave even when water is scary. This book teaches us how to pronounce words...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/05/2008
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Sniff
Ian Whybrow
How a dog and a family get together is hilarious and heart-warming. Like any sensible stray, Sniff finds himself a new home when he picks up two children in the sandpit. From then on, dog and family have to learn...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/08/2007
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A Footballer Called Flip
Ian Whybrow
Football mad kids just starting to read on their own will absolutely love this book. Plenty of excitement, humour and action-packed adventure will appeal to even the most reluctant reader.
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Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 06/07/2006
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Tim, Ted and the Pirates
Ian Whybrow
Rollicking rhyming couplets tell this fantasy pirate adventure. Dozing off during a story, Tim and his Ted find themselves far away and in great danger as they face ferocious pirates with eye-patches, clashing cutlasses and more in their...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/07/2006
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Say Hello to the Animals
Ian Whybrow - illustrated by Tim Warnes
A Picture Book for kids that love Animals. Follow the friendly puppy as he scampers around the farmyard saying hello to all the animals. Toddlers will love to stroke the big, soft, velvety animals and to join in...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/02/2006
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Little Wolf's Book of Badness
Ian Whybrow
Little Wolf is so worryingly well-behaved that his parents send him to Cunning College to learn the Nine Rules of Badness. In a series of letters home, the reader follows Little Wolf's development from wolf wimp to millionaire owner of...
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Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 05/02/2001
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