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Sam Lloyd - Author

Sam Lloyd studied at Brighton University where she gained a BA Hons in Illustration. Now Sam is the author and illustrator of many successful picture books for children including Happy Day,the Whoops-A-Daisy-World series and Sad Dog which won the Sainsbury’s Baby Book Award in 2003. Success followed with Mr Pusskins which won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Booktrust Pre-School Award and shortlisted for the V & A Illustration Award. Sam's novelty books include the Richard and Judy prize-winning Calm Down, Boris and Hello Dudley.

As well as writing and illustrating books, Sam also enjoys yoga, swimming, camping and doing outdoorsy things. She has been all over the world, including travels to India and Australia. Sam also does a lot of voluntary work with children, painting murals. Sam lives in Brighton with her partner and young son.

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First Day at Skeleton School
Sam Lloyd
Do you dare look round Skeleton School? There are monsters and witches, not to mention ghouls ... Huge fun from the bestselling author/illustrator of Calm Down, Boris, Mr Pusskins and First Day at Bug School. Lovereading comment to follow soon.
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Format: Paperback | Released 10/08/2017
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Grumpy Gertie
Sam Lloyd
Gertie's day starts with a frown which no-one can shift until she meets a cheeky monkey who (literally) turns her world upside down! Now she can cheer everyone up with her infectious smile. A read-out-loud gem from the winner of...
Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Board book | Released 07/03/2013
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Farty Fred
Sam Lloyd
Amazing novelty book with whoopee cushion that makes a comedy farting sound. Written and illustrated by much-loved novelty book author, Sam Lloyd. A fun gift book.
Lovereading Price: £7.99 - Saving £2.00 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Board book | Released 07/03/2013
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Happy Christmas Boris!
Sam Lloyd
Santa needs help on Christmas Eve to deliver all his presents and lucky Boris is there to help, but Boris has problems ranging from losing his way in the snow to getting stuck in someone's chimney, but all ends happily...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2009
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Mr Pusskins Best in Show
Sam Lloyd
Winner of the 6 and under category in the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2009. Pusskins is a larger-than-life character and it comes as no surprise that it has been shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funniest book prize!! There is...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/05/2009
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Mr Pusskins (Book and CD)
Sam Lloyd
A humorous story about a cat and its owner who want quite different things out of their relationship. Mr Pusskins is adored by his owner who wants to pet and brush and feed and snuggle him. Mr Pusskins doesn't want...
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Format: Mixed Media Product | Released 08/05/2008
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Vincent the Vain
Sam Lloyd
This highly comical story will have you chuckling with amusement throughout. Vincent is a gorilla that loses his chest hair. The soft furs found on every page combined with a clever peep-through design make Vincent the Vain irresistible.
Lovereading Price: £7.99 - Saving £2.00 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Board Book | Released 20/08/2007
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Mr Pusskins
Sam Lloyd
With a larger-than-life character at the centre of this stunning picture book it comes as no surprise that it is the winner of the ‘Early Years – Pre-school Award'. There is fun and excitement on every page as...
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Format: Hardback | Released 30/06/2006
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