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Herve Tullet - Author

About the Author

Herve Tullet is the creator of over 50 children's books. He was born in Normandy, and later studied Fine Arts and Decorative Arts before working as an Art Director. Herve Tullet loves to provoke surprise when he meets children and the magic also works through his much-awaited books, and he was awarded the Sorcieres Prize 2010. Herve lives in Paris.

Featured books by Herve Tullet

Other books by Herve Tullet

Draw Here

Draw Here

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/09/2019

Experiment, play, and draw-but most of all, just have fun-inside and outside the box with bestselling author Herve Tullet's new activity book! Tullet's signature bold dots bounce, spin, and splatter across spread after spread, brilliantly communicating the foundations of whimsical imagination. More than 135 pages brimming with activities invite readers to fill in, connect, decorate, and above all, reimagine the dots, opening up eyes and minds to see things differently, playfully, and creatively!

I Have an Idea

I Have an Idea

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/05/2019

From one of the true creative geniuses of this generation comes a unique meditation on and celebration of the magic of the birth of a simple idea. Sparkling with visual wit and bubbling with imagination, this is a richly emotional exploration of the creative process: from an initial tentative inkling, to the frustration of chasing the wrong notion, to finally the exhilaration of capturing-and nurturing-just the right idea. I Have an Idea! is a scrumptious cloth-spined package of color and inspiration equally at home on a child's bookshelf, in a new graduate's backpack, or atop a creative's desk.

Press Here (Baby Board Book, Learning to Read Book, Toddler Board Book, Interactive Book for Kids)

Press Here (Baby Board Book, Learning to Read Book, Toddler Board Book, Interactive Book for Kids)

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/02/2019

The longest-running picture book on the New York Times bestseller list, now available in a board book !Press the yellow dot on the cover of this interactive children's book, follow the instructions within, and embark upon a magical journey! Each page of this surprising touch book instructs the reader to push the button, shake it up, tilt the book, and who knows what will happen next! Children and adults alike will giggle with delight as the dots multiply, change direction, and grow in size! Especially remarkable because the adventure occurs on the flat surface of the simple, printed page, this unique interactive picture book about the power of imagination and interactivity will provide read-aloud fun for all ages! This interactive board book teaches kids how to interact with the world around them Perfect as a read aloud book for preschool or bedtime Surprising and fun, Herve Tullet's adventures are great for the whole family PRESS HERE, MIX IT UP!, LET'S PLAY!, and SAY ZOOP! Collect all four interactive books from Herve Tullet. Additional categories for this children's book include: Books for Toddlers Teach Baby to Read Books Classic Picture Books

Say Zoop!

Say Zoop!

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/08/2017

PRESS HERE, MIX IT UP!, LET'S PLAY! and now SAY ZOOP! Collect all four interactive books from Herve Tullet! Make some noise! Shout Oh ! Whisper oh ! Sing Oooooooh ! Herve Tullet's book magically responds with dots, bubbles, and bursts of colour, shapes, and motion. Tullet empowers readers by letting their imaginations liberate and control the pages' reaction. What PRESS HERE did for touch, this picture book achieves for sound. Tullet extends an irresistible invitation to readers to whisper, sing, cajole, and even shout out syllables so that they may experience the book magically respond. Herve Tullet's books define the genre of participatory bookmaking, encouraging, no, demanding that his readers explore and interact with the physical book in all its dimensions. The reward is tremendous: a journey of imagination, whimsy, and sheer fun that extends well beyond the books' pages. In this worthy and exhilarating companion to the bestselling trio launched with PRESS HERE, Tullet's beloved dots will have readers literally Ooh -ing and Ahh -ing out loud in a happy collective encore.

Press Here The Big Book

Press Here The Big Book

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/08/2016

Share the hands-on magic of Press Here in this extra-large format that's just right for classrooms and play groups. The big book edition gets whole groups of kids in on the interactive experience and fun of Herve Tullet's bestselling picture book.

My Stencil Kit Draw, colour and create your own stories

My Stencil Kit Draw, colour and create your own stories

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/02/2016

From the renowned children's author of Press Here and Mix It Up! comes an imaginative children's stencil kit that will delight aspiring young artists and encourage all children to express themselves with art, just like Tullet himself! Included with the sketchbook are six die-cut boards and more than 200 stencil shapes to spark the imagination.

The Finger Sports Game

The Finger Sports Game

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/10/2015

Highly interactive book with die-cuts throughout that are ideal for developing visual awareness, creativity, and imagination. Featuring thick board pages that are perfect for little hands to hold and turn. Encourages young ones to exercise fine motor skills in the context of humour and play. From the hand and mind of Herve Tullet, author of Press Here (over 1 million copies sold worldwide and a The New York Times bestseller for 3 years running). Part of the `Let's Play Games' series, which offers a range of thought-provoking concepts, formats, and visuals for young children, and has sold more than 250,000 copies worldwide. The perfect gift for pre-school children.

The Finger Travel Game

The Finger Travel Game

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/09/2015

Highly interactive book with die-cuts throughout that are ideal for developing visual awareness, creativity, and imagination. To play with this book, all you need is your finger. Take a pen, draw two eyes and a mouth, and there you are - your very own finger worm! Follow finger worm around the world and beyond - gazing at the Eiffel tower, skiing down snow-capped mountains, flying to outer space and more! Pop a finger through this fun, interactive book ideal for infants and toddlers and watch them travel around the world and beyond! Take a pen, draw two eyes and a mouth, and there you are - your very own finger worm! From the innovative children's author, Herve Tullet, and part of the beloved Let's Play Games series of board books, The Finger Travel Game will expand a child's creativity, stimulating thought and imagination. Featuring thick board pages that are perfect for little hands to hold and turn. Encourages young ones to exercise fine motor skills in the context of humour and play. From the hand and mind of Herve Tullet, author of Press Here (over 1 million copies sold worldwide and a The New York Times bestseller for 3 years running). Part of the 'Let's Play Games' series, which offers a range of thought-provoking concepts, formats, and visuals for young children, and has sold more than 250,000 copies worldwide. The perfect gift for pre-school children.

Art Workshops for Children

Art Workshops for Children

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/09/2015

A guide to twelve children's art workshops by one of the world's most innovative facilitators and best-selling bookmakers. Art Workshops for Children is a guide for parents and teachers to organize and execute artistic workshops for children. 12 workshops are featured, each offering a list of materials needed, a step-by-step guide to facilitation, practical tips, illustrated examples, and photos of workshops in progress. The workshops are designed to spark children's imaginations, champion group bonding, and give visually pleasing results - with no artistic ability required. Tried and tested around the world by children of all ages. Perfect for organizing group events at home, in schools, at parties, at museums - anywhere!

The Game of Shapes

The Game of Shapes

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/09/2015

Highly interactive book with die-cuts throughout that are ideal for developing visual awareness, creativity, and imagination. What do you get when you overlap a triangle with a square or a circle with a star? Watch the wonder unfold as infants and toddlers touch, feel and explore this captivating, colorful, tactile book. With each turn of a page, shapes overlap and fascinating, bold patterns and new shapes emerge, to the delight of children and adults alike. This is perfect book for occupying busy minds and little fingers. From the innovative children's author, Herve Tullet, and part of the beloved Let's Play Games series of board books, The Game of Shapes will expand a child's creativity, stimulating thought and imagination. Featuring thick board pages that are perfect for little hands to hold and turn. Encourages young ones to exercise fine motor skills in the context of humour and play. From the hand and mind of Herve Tullet, author of Press Here (over 1 million copies sold worldwide and a The New York Times bestseller for 3 years running). Part of the 'Let's Play Games' series, which offers a range of thought-provoking concepts, formats, and visuals for young children, and has sold more than 250,000 copies worldwide. The perfect gift for pre-school children.

The Game of Tops and Tails

The Game of Tops and Tails

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/02/2015

An exciting mix and match game for children with hundreds of fun top and bottom combinations.

The Good Morning Game

The Good Morning Game

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/02/2015

To play with this book, all you need is your finger. Take a pen, draw two eyes and a mouth, and there you are - your very own finger worm! Follow finger worm through the day from waking up and having breakfast, to getting dressed and going to school.

The Trail Game

The Trail Game

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/02/2015

Are you ready? Place your finger on start and then follow the trail with the tip of your finger. You have to turn the pages and find the matching shapes in order to follow the right trail and get to the end. Off you go!

The Game of Lines

The Game of Lines

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/02/2015

A brightly colored graphic game that introduces little ones to the wonderful world of lines. There are dozens of combinations to be made in this mix and match book.

The Giant Game of Sculpture

The Giant Game of Sculpture

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/09/2014

A large size version of The Game of sculpture for children to create their own unique piece of art.

Mix it Up

Mix it Up

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/09/2014

Accept Herve Tullet's invitation to mix it up in a dazzling adventure of color and tones, filled with whimsy and wonder. Follow the artist's simple instructions, and suddenly colors appear . . . mix . . . splatter . . . and vanish in a vivid world powered only by the reader's imagination. The result is not only enchantment and giggles, but a real and deeper understanding of colors brought by an artist who joins such greats as Eric Carle and Leo Leoni as a true master of his craft. Just as in PRESS HERE, Herve Tullet sets readers on an extraordinary journey of color, motion, and interactivity without ever relying on the bells and whistles of technology. Remarkably he does it all within the confines of the flat surface of an unassuming printed page. Herve once again displays his unique genius and vision, creating a work that is a glorious and richly satisfying companion to PRESS HERE.

The Game of Mirrors

The Game of Mirrors

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/02/2014

Who's that in the mirror? Is it you? In this unique mirror book, children will discover all kinds of mirror images through a myriad of mesmerizing patterns. With intriguing black shapes printed on mirrored board throughout, each page offers children a different reflection of themselves. One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

The Ball Game

The Ball Game

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/02/2014

To play this game, scrunch up a piece of paper into a ball and you're off. You can score goals, follow the course or hit the targets. You can throw the ball, flick it, use a rubber band to shoot it or even use the detachable piece of board to help perfect your aim. This book completely unfolds into a game that includes ready-made holes through which readers flick or throw their paper balls. Designed for playing anywhere, this book can be stood up, laid down, or even hung up! Children can follow the story, or make up their own rules. One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

The Eyes Game

The Eyes Game

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/02/2014

Peek-a-boo - who's looking at you? Watch your friend turn into a friendly cat or a silly robot or even an alien! This highly interactive book features two die-cut holes for the eyes and can be held up against the reader's face like a mask, offering an exciting, interactive variation of the much-loved peek-a-boo game for the very young. One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

10 times 10

10 times 10

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/01/2014

Here are ten ways to count to ten: 1. With numbers 2. With fingers 3. With paints 4. With a portrait - well, an abstract one! 5. With the top ten things created on Earth 6. With shapes 7. With friends, having fun with lots of different games 8. With a fairy tale - four witches, five frogs, six fairies, seven poisoned apples ...9. With racing cars 10. With questions! Ten times ten equals 100, and ten times a hundred equals 1000, and ten thousand times that equals ...when does it stop?

The Big Book of Art

The Big Book of Art

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 23/09/2013

This is your first book of art. Grab it, hold it, flip through the pages, turn it upside down...there's no limit to what you can make with it. What can you see? Scribbles and splodges, shapes and letters, signs and lines. Now you're the artist: mix and match the patterns and paintings by simply turning the pages. Use your creativity and your imagination, and most importantly, have fun while finding out what you can create with this book! From the New York Times bestselling author of Press Here comes The Big Book of Art. This interactive book encourages children to mix and match hundreds of colours, shapes and patterns and to use their imagination to create art. It leaves plenty of room for kids to add their own stories and serves as a tool they can use in expressing themselves. Sure to delight children and parents alike, The Big Book of Art will make learning fun and exciting for everyone involved.

Help! We Need a Title!

Help! We Need a Title!

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/08/2013

From one of the most acclaimed and dynamic picture book makers of his time comes a book that tests the very meaning of a picture book story, plays havoc with formal type and design and speaks directly to its readers! A new picture book from Herve Tullet! How exciting. Open it up - see what's inside! Hello! There's lots of characters. And they're looking right at YOU. They seem to be a bit surprised... Hmmm, maybe they're not quite ready? (The drawing's a bit messy, too. It looks like this illustrator has some more work to do.) Let's read on and see. Uh-oh - it seems the characters don't actually know what to DO! Hang on ... there's not even a STORY because - guess what?! - this book isn't FINISHED! But while you're here (and because you probably DO want a story, right?) they're going to try and find one for you. And they might just need the help of a certain author...

The Game of Shadows

The Game of Shadows

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/03/2013

There's a noise in the garden. Who could it be? Creatures hidden in the bushes? Let's go and see! Embark on a magical night-time adventure with this inventive book, by taking it to a dark room and shining a light through its pages. The detailed die-cuts bring wonderful and mysterious shadows to life and invite children to create their own magical shadow-stories. One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

The Countryside Game

The Countryside Game

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/03/2013

Spend a sunny day in the beautiful countryside. Sit beneath an apple tree, run through flower-filled meadows, climb the highest mountain... and then flip the book and make your way back through the same landscape by the light of the moon! Illustrated in a vibrant riot of colours, this book can be enjoyed from front to back and back to front - one side offering a series of cut-out daytime countryside scenes with trees, flowers and cows, while the other side features the same landscapes at night. This book encourages children to make up and tell stories of their own by offering them a beautiful theatrical backdrop to spur their imaginations. One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

The Finger Circus Game

The Finger Circus Game

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/03/2013

Welcome to the circus! It's time for the Finger Circus to perform their great show, and the finger worms are very excited. In this highly interactive book, the child is invited to become the main character by drawing a face on the tip of his finger and then joining the scenes by popping it through the die cuts on every page. Children will love bringing trapeze artists, clowns and lion tamers to life through their fingertips! One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

The Game of Sculpture

The Game of Sculpture

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/10/2012

The first truly interactive book about sculpture for children that asks young readers to create their own unique piece of art.

The Game of Red, Yellow and Blue

The Game of Red, Yellow and Blue

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/10/2012

A fun way of learning the basics of colour mixing, ideal for very young readers.

Presiona Aqui

Presiona Aqui

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2012

The smash success now in Spanish! Press Here is the irresistible invitation offered to readers to push the yellow button on the cover of this title and triggers a magical journey of colour, imagination and virtual interactivity, all the more remarkable that this adventure has all occurred on the flat surface of the simple, printed page.

Doodle Cook

Doodle Cook

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/07/2011

The world's most inventive and interactive doodle book.

Press Here

Press Here

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/03/2011

PRESS HERE, MIX IT UP!, LET'S PLAY! and now SAY ZOOP! Collect all four interactive books from Herve Tullet! Press Here is the irresistible invitation offered to readers to push the yellow button on the cover of this title--and triggers a magical journey of colour, imagination, and virtual interactivity--all the more remarkable that this adventure has all occured on the flat surface of the simple, printed page.

Book with a Hole

Book with a Hole

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/02/2011

Each new title from Herve Tullet invites children to travel further into an intensely creative interaction with the book itself. Previously Imagine , The Scribble Book and The Colouring Book brought a whole new sense of anarchic fun to children's activity titles. Now The Book with a Hole blasts a hole through the middle of the book itself. Sometimes the Hole is an eye the reader can look through, sometimes it is a mouth and the reader's fingers make the teeth! The next minute it is a plate (with food drawn by the reader on a sheet of paper behind the book), an obstacle to jump across or a saucepan. It's crazy! It's a Book with a Hole! Packed full of Tullet's zany drawings and inventive ideas, this is bound to enchant children of all ages.

The Game of Let's Go!

The Game of Let's Go!

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/02/2011

To play The Game of Let's Go!, close your eyes, place your finger on the magic line and take a journey through these pages and into the vast world of your imagination. What will your adventure be?

The Game of Light

The Game of Light

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/02/2011

Inside this book are beautiful paintings, ready for you to mix up. Turn the flaps to create a whole new work of art - with squiggles, spots, squares and shapes of all kinds!

The Game of Mix-Up Art

The Game of Mix-Up Art

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/02/2011

Inside this book are beautiful paintings, ready for you to mix up. Turn the flaps to create a whole new work of art - with squiggles, spots, squares and shapes of all kinds!

The Game of Patterns

The Game of Patterns

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Board book Release Date: 22/02/2011

Study the lines, shapes and colours of the patterns in this book. They may look the same... but they're not! Look closely - how many differences can you spot?

The Game of Finger Worms

The Game of Finger Worms

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/02/2011

A fun and lively game for young children, introducing them to the vivid imaginary world at their fingertips.

The Game of Mix and Match

The Game of Mix and Match

Author: Herve Tullet, Herve Tullet Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/02/2011

What do you get when you mix a heart with an apple or a snail with a lemon? Offering a vibrant riot of colours and shapes, this game has more than 50 different pictures to mix and match. The perfect flap book for occupying busy minds and little fingers. One of the beloved 'Let's Play Games' series books by Herve Tullet, which stimulate thought and imagination in young children.

The Colouring Book

The Colouring Book

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/09/2008

Herve Tullet has established an international reputation for his outstanding ability to create dynamic and enthralling books for young children. Already the author with Tate Publishing of the best-selling Five Senses , Imagine and, most recently, The Scribble Book , Tullet has now created the perfect activity book to bring out the creative potential in any child. Sparkling with humour and inventiveness this is a book that is packed full of ideas. Absorbing and stimulating, it will motivate each reader not only to use colour imaginatively but also to think creatively, as he or she responds to the unique challenges on every page. If you are looking for something to occupy, amuse and delight a child, and to inspire their imagination, then The Colouring Book is the perfect solution.

Scribble Book, The

Scribble Book, The

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/03/2008

Herve Tullet is one of the best-known and best-loved children's authors and illustrators working today. He has enchanted devotees of his unique style in previous, award-winning books, including Night and Day , The Five Senses and Imagine . The Scribble Book is an entirely new venture, one in which his young readers are invited to participate! Encouraged by Herve to pick up a crayon and scribble alongside him, they will lose all inhibitions and unlock their own creativity. They will feed scribbles to a hungry monster, scribble water to put out a fire, scribble flames coming out of a volcano, spaghetti for lunch and ski-tracks in the snow. The Scribble Book does away with the traditional rules of the pre-school colouring book, encouraging children to cross boundaries and experiment for themselves. Gradually, as the book unfolds, the scribbles evolve into puzzles to be solved and finally into genuine drawings. Full of wit and humour, irreverent and enchanting, The Scribble Book is destined to become the latest success from the colourful mind of Herve Tullet.

Five Senses

Five Senses

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/12/2005

Seeing, hearing, taste, touch and smell are the ways children explore their world. This charming book is a kaleidoscope of colour and quirky design ideas, including a selection of noses, a distorting mirror, a Braille alphabet and a page of forks specially adapted for eating peas. Packed with humour and originality it is guaranteed to tickle the senses of readers of all ages.

Yellow & Round (English)

Yellow & Round (English)

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Board book Release Date: 01/01/2001

Blue and Square

Blue and Square

Author: Herve Tullet Format: Board book Release Date: 01/01/2001

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