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Eric Hill - Author

Eric Hill (1927 - 2014) was the creator of Spot – the phenomenally popular spotted dog. The year 2000 marked 20 years since the publication of the first book Where's Spot? and today the young pup has millions of fans all around the world.

In 1983, Eric Hill and his family moved to California. Eric remained involved in the development of all Spot projects at every stage.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Eric Hill

Spot Loves Bedtime
Eric Hill
A favourite with children now for generations, Spot never loses his charm. It's bedtime, but Spot can't settle down until he finds Teddy, who has gone missing. Is Teddy in the toybox? The living room? Under the bed? At last...
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Format: Board book | Released 07/04/2016
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Where's Spot? the Original Lift-the-Flap Book
Eric Hill
Best-selling Spot is as irresistible as ever in this fabulous 35th anniversary special hardback edition with rounded corners. Spot is hiding. Where can he be? Opening the flaps to find where he isn't hidden gives endless delight while finding him...
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Format: Hardback | Released 22/04/2015
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Spot's Spooky Fun
Eric Hill
Join everyone's favourite puppy as he enjoys Halloween. A gentle story of Halloween fun as Spot and his friends dress up for trick-or-treating.
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Format: Board book | Released 04/09/2014
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Baby Spot: Touch and Feel Playbook
Eric Hill
This book helps them learn about animals, words, shapes, colours and numbers. Ideal for older babies and toddlers, this sturdy board book is perfect for sharing and encouraging interactive play.
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Format: Board book | Released 06/02/2014
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Spot's Big Book of First Words
Eric Hill
Lively pictures and big flaps to lift provide plenty of entertainment for children as they explore each theme. Featuring Spot and all his friends, this book is ideal for teaching toddlers words in a fun and gentle way, this book...
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Format: Board book | Released 06/02/2014
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Spot Loves Sport
Eric Hill
Spot and his friends love all kinds of sport. Join them in playing tennis, baseball and Spot's favourite, basketball. Whatever sport they are good at, all the friends love to ride their bikes! A perfect introduction to lots of different...
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Format: Board book | Released 03/05/2012
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Where's Spot? (Board Book)
Eric Hill
This chunky board book edition of Eric Hill's classic first lift-the-flap book receives a new brightly coloured cover. The simple text and colourful pictures will engage pre-readers as they lift the picture flaps in search of Spot. A No.1 bestseller...
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Format: Board Book | Released 07/05/2009
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Where's Spot?
Eric Hill
Best-selling Spot is as irresistible as ever in this board book version. Spot is hiding. Where can he be? Opening the flaps to find where he isn't hidden gives endless delight while finding him will always bring a smile.
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/01/2009
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Where's Spot?
Eric Hill
This is definitely one of those ‘essential experiences' of childhood. Children identify brilliantly with the naughty little dog through some big bold illustrations, simple text and lots of flaps revealing Spot's many friends. A real classic first published 25 years...
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Format: Paperback | Released 27/10/1983
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