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Emma Dodd - Illustrator

About the Illustrator

Emma Dodd studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Saint Martin's College, London. Upon leaving she worked in advertising in London (clients included BMW) and Los Angeles (working for Pentagram New York and Weight Watchers).

She has also worked in animation and editorial - clients still include The Guardian newspaper. Emma is very much an outdoor person - she loves light and space and spends a lot of time sketching and drawing as well as walking Bart, her dog.

Featured books by Emma Dodd

Other books by Emma Dodd

I Love My Grandad

I Love My Grandad

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/09/2020

The perfect story to make the distance between you and grandad feel a little smaller whilst you're stuck at home . . . This delightful picture book captures the joy of spending a fun-filled day with Grandad. With a gentle, rhyming story and lovely illustrations, this is the perfect present for every family. Whether for new Grandparents, on Father's Day or at any time of the year. From the creators of I Love My Daddy, a Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller, and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award. And the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance. A celebration of Grandparents and the special role they play in family life.

I Love Halloween

I Love Halloween

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/09/2020

A fun-filled rhyming Halloween picture book, perfect for sharing with YOUR little monster! It's Halloween today. Woo-hoo! There's so much spooky stuff to do. Join the fun making ghost cookies, preparing pumpkins, making witches hats and dressing up . . . before setting out on a trick-or-treat adventure! From the author of much-loved classic Giraffes Can't Dance.

I Love My Daddy

I Love My Daddy

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/09/2020

'I love my daddy, yes I do. He's very kind - and funny too.' Playing, cooking, singing, snuggling . . . Spend special time with Dad in this joyful, rhyming picture book, brimming with love, silliness and even pages to personalise! With a gentle, rhyming story and bold, bright illustrations, this is the perfect celebration of the special relationship between father and child - perfect for sharing on Father's Day and all year round! From the bestselling author of Giraffes Can't Dance, Giles Andreae. With a super shiny finish and extra special pages at the back for every child to personalise for their own daddy! 'Simple but touching' - Daily Mail A Sunday Times Top-Ten Bestseller!

I Love My Grandad Board Book

I Love My Grandad Board Book

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Board book Release Date: 04/09/2020

A celebration of grandparents and the special role they play in family life. This delightful board book captures the joy of spending a fun-filled day with Grandad. With a gentle, rhyming story and sweet, colourful illustrations, this is the perfect present for every family. For new grandparents, on Father's Day or at any time of the year. From the creators of I Love My Daddy, a Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller, and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award.

Ti... / You...

Ti... / You...

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2020

I Love Halloween

I Love Halloween

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/09/2019

A fun-filled Halloween picture book, perfect for sharing with even the littlest monsters! It's Halloween today. Woo-hoo! There's so much spooky stuff to do. Join the fun making ghost cookies, preparing pumpkins, making witches hats and dressing up . . . before setting out on a trick-or-treat adventure! Little ones will love reading the gentle rhyming story together and looking at all the bright, colourful illustrations. From the author of much-loved classic Giraffes Can't Dance.

I Love My Teacher

I Love My Teacher

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/06/2019

A colourful, fun-filled picture book all about school! Put your coat on the hook, play with friends and join in all the day's activities. Start with show and tell, reading and writing, then playtime, making things and singing. Teacher makes sure every school day is the best! This sweet and simple story follows a typical school day, from morning hello's to hometime. Perfect for sharing with your little one so they know just what to expect when they start school. Or as an end of term gift for a special teacher. From the creators of family favourites I Love My Daddy and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Booktrust Early Years Award.

What Matters Most

What Matters Most

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/02/2019

What matters most? Is it being very big or being super-small? Is it having lots of stuff or not that much at all? Is it having lots of friends or only two or three? Is it talking all the time or listening carefully? Emma Dodd explores the important themes of identity and acceptance in a book that will strike a chord with all parents and encourage children to think about the simple joys in life.

Hugs and Kisses

Hugs and Kisses

Author: Sam Hay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/01/2019

There are two sides to every story . . . Flip the book to read each side of the story in this enchanting tale of a whale and an octopus on their search for love, ending with a huge pop-up surprise. Big Blue Whale is feeling small. Everyone has someone to hug except from him! On his journey to find the perfect hug he meets lots of sea creatures who want to hug him including a kind clown fish and a sea horse with a very swirly, whirly tail. But he's just too big for them to hug! On the other side of the ocean, Octopus is playing bubble ball with her friends. But when she bangs her head (ouch!) she really needs a kiss better. She meets lots of friendly creatures who offer to give her a kiss, but her tentacles are just too tangly and she begins to think she will never get a kiss better . . . Join the two creatures as they journey across the ocean to find their perfect match. Finding Nemo meets Guess How Much I Love You in this under the sea story of love, determination and friendship. Perfect for Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day or any other occasion, this is a wonderful gift for sharing with those you love. The huge pop up in the middle of the story, paired with Sam Hay's gentle, funny story and Emma Dodd's adorable illustrations is ideal for children aged 3 years and up and perfect for sharing together. Sam Hay grew up in Scotland in a family of bookworms. She always wanted to be a writer. She trained as a journalist in Edinburgh and worked in newspapers and for BBC Television, before moving to Wales where she wrote her first children's book. Since then she's had more than 30 children's books published, including Do Not Wash this Bear and Star in the Jar. Her new picture book version of Wizard of Oz publishes with Egmont in September 2018, along with a new chapter book series - Spy Penguins for Macmillan (US). Emma Dodd is a bestselling author-illustrator who was brought up in a family of artists in Surrey. She studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Central Saint Martin's School of Art and has worked in advertising, editorial and illustration. She has worked with several publishers including Orchard, Templar, Penguin, Macmillan (US), S&S, Harpercollins (US) and Nosy Crow. Her illustrated picture book, I Love My Mummy, written by Giles Andrea, won the Booktrust Best Book For Babies award in 2010 and was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Award. Among Emma's favourite things in life are surfing with her kids, punctuality and Scrabble.

Counting Blessings

Counting Blessings

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/10/2018

We're counting our blessings, one by one, How many will there be? Let's count together, just us two And very soon we'll see. A charming new concept book from Emma Dodd, combining a counting element with a celebration of what is important in life, from a home full of love to the blue sky above. An original and life-affirming book from the bestselling author/illustrator.

I Love My Dinosaur

I Love My Dinosaur

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/03/2018

There are many different types of families. But none so unusual as this one - it includes a dinosaur! It's not every day that a dinosaur takes up residence! It's lots of fun because Dinosaur loves to join in. He loves to bake and paint, he adores singing and skipping, and he thinks school is great. But dinosaurs are different. For one thing they are very big and sometimes very clumsy, so wherever Dinosaur goes chaos is sure to follow . . . A warm and funny story about the most unconventional of friendships, from the author of international bestseller, Giraffes Can't Dance. Also in the series: I Love My Mummy Winner of the Booktrust Early Years Award I Love My Daddy A Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller

I Love My Mummy Board Book

I Love My Mummy Board Book

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Board book Release Date: 12/03/2018

A sweet, rhyming board book about the special relationship between mother and child. With a gentle, rhyming story and lovely illustrations, this is a book to be loved, shared and treasured. The perfect gift for every family, for new Mothers, on Mother's Day or at any time of the year. From the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance. 'This sweet and heartwarming ditty, told in witty rhyme by Giles Andreae, has cosy, bright illustrations, and is filled with feel-good charm' - Junior magazine Winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award!

I Love My Granny Board Book

I Love My Granny Board Book

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Board book Release Date: 08/02/2018

A celebration of Grandparents and the special role they play in family life. This delightful board book captures the joy of spending a fun-filled day with Granny. With a gentle, rhyming story and lovely illustrations, this is the perfect present for every family. Whether for new Grandparents, on Mother's Day or at any time of the year. From the creators of I Love My Daddy, a Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller, and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award. And the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance.

Dog & Friends: Sounds

Dog & Friends: Sounds

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 22/08/2017

Dog barks 'woof woof' as he runs excitedly across the grass early one morning to join his farmyard friends. 'Cock a doodle doo' cries Rooster, as he wakes up and greets the day. The cows say 'moo moo' in reply. Piggy squeals 'oink oink' and the sheep bleat 'baa baa'. In fact, it all gets a bit too noisy for Dog, who covers his ears as he tries to get a bit of peace and quiet! As the sun begins to set, Owl hoots 'twit-a-woo'. It must be time for Dog to return home for his supper. His owner Vicky raps 'clack clack' on a plate with a wooden spoon to get his attention - that's the best sound in the world to Dog! Finally, at bedtime, Mouse whispers a little goodnight squeak. Goodnight, Mouse! Sleep well, Dog! With appealing images to look at and to talk about, this book is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones will want to come back to time and time again.

Dog & Friends: Shapes

Dog & Friends: Shapes

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 22/08/2017

Look for all the shapes that Dog discovers during his day. He gets out of bed first thing in the morning - a bed that contains one square blue cushion and one circular red cushion, both of them equally comfortable. During a trip to the beach, Dog sees the triangular white sails of the boats on the water. How many can you spot? When his owner Vicky gets rid of the sand from his fur with a purple oval brush, Dog's leg twitches and his tail wags with pleasure! Later, he jumps over a wall of rectangular bricks while following his friend Frog. Finally, it is time to return to bed, where Dog falls asleep under the bright stars and crescent moon in the night sky. With appealing images to look at and talk about, this book is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones will want to return to again and again. It is built to last, with sturdy board pages that will stand up to repeated use.

Dog & Friends: Playtime

Dog & Friends: Playtime

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 22/08/2017

What a busy day Dog is having! He wakes up in the morning to hear Bird singing at the window. Dog decides to join in. Dogs can't sing as beautifully as birds can, but fortunately he is soon distracted by another friend! He plays a game of chase with Cat, following the feline out into the garden through the catflap. Outside, Dog meets Frog, and soon they are hopping together to the nearby pond. There Dog laughs with Duck and Fish. Dog does have a lot of friends, doesn't he? Young readers can join in the fun, as they turn the pages of this padded boardbook, with its endearing images of the playful Dog, the tuneful Bird, the active Cat, the bouncy Frog, the friendly Duck and the grinning Fish. With lots to look at and to talk about, this is a charming aid to learning that little ones will want to return to again and again.

Amazing Baby: Mummy Baby

Amazing Baby: Mummy Baby

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Board book Release Date: 10/08/2017

Amazing Baby board books are created in comfortable, strong trim sizes to fit growing hands, and are sure to attract a baby's attention! Mummy, Baby reveals a parent animal - cat, dog - on one side, with babies on the other side - kittens, puppies.

Amazing Baby: Squeak, Squeak

Amazing Baby: Squeak, Squeak

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Board book Release Date: 10/08/2017

Amazing Baby board books are created in comfortable, strong trim sizes to fit growing hands, and are sure to attract a baby's attention! With added textures elements, bold patterns and engaging illustrations, Squeak, Squeak is perfect for inquisitive babies.

Amazing Baby: Hide And Seek

Amazing Baby: Hide And Seek

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Board book Release Date: 10/08/2017

Amazing Baby board books are created in comfortable, strong trim sizes to fit growing hands, and are sure to attract a baby's attention! Hide and Seek is a lively, lift-the-flap title that encourages baby to look for a furry toy bunny.

Dog & Friends: Opposites

Dog & Friends: Opposites

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 31/07/2017

What an exciting life Dog leads - it's the opposite ofdull! For example, he gets caught out in a heavyrainstorm and ends up dripping wet. His owner Vicky isable to stay dry in her waterproofs. The weather is muchnicer when Dog goes to the beach, where he runs andjumps over a rock pool. Later, he goes for a nap under anapple tree. It's peaceful and quiet in the garden...that is,until a noisy donkey turns up! Not all of Dog's friendsare so big. Some are small, like a crab, a bird and somebees. At the end of the book, Dog gets another soaking.He is dirty after rolling around in the mud, so Vickymakes him clean again by giving him a bath.With appealing images to look at and talk about, thisbook is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones willwant to return to again and again. It is built to last, withsturdy board pages that will stand up to repeated use.

Dog & Friends: Rainbow Fun

Dog & Friends: Rainbow Fun

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 31/07/2017

Dog begins his day with just one black spot on his ear.But wherever he goes, he runs into different things, all ofwhich leave their mark. At breakfast time, he sits underthe table. Splat! A drip of red jam lands on his back. Afterbreakfast, Dog runs outside. His tail dips into a pot ofblue paint. Splish! Next, he scampers to the park androlls around on the grass, which leaves a green stain onhis side. Squash! A little boy pats Dog - but his hand iscovered in brown chocolate. Squish! A passing bee dropssome yellow pollen on Dog. Swish! A little girl drips pinkice cream on him. Splosh! And so it continues...so thatby the time he finally gets home, Dog has nine differentspots on his white coat.With appealing images to look at and talk about, thisbook is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones willwant to come back to time and time again.

I Love My Birthday

I Love My Birthday

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/04/2017

A warm and funny picture book all about birthdays - the perfect present for every birthday girl or boy! From birthday kisses to party games with friends, this sweet and simple story captures all the fun and excitement of the big day. With true-to-life humour, a gentle rhyming text and colourful illustrations, this is a book for every family to share together. From the author of much-loved picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance and the award-winning creators of I Love My Mummy and I Love My Daddy.

Dog & Friends: Counting

Dog & Friends: Counting

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 13/03/2017

Follow the animal chums and learn to count along the way. There's Dog, of course, rolling on his back in the hope of getting his tummy tickled - he's one of a kind! With him in the field are a couple of frogs, on their way to hopping over a hill. Alongside them are a trio of cows, mooing noisily. In fact, they're making such a racket that a flock of four birds decide to fly away to somewhere quieter. The pages get more and more crowded as five ducks, six sheep and seven pigs enter the scene - can you count them all in each picture? It's a good thing that eight apples and nine bees are quite small, or we might not have been able to fit them all in! With appealing images to look at and talk about, this book is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones will want to return to again and again. It is built to last, with sturdy board pages that will stand up to repeated use.

Dog & Friends: on the Farm

Dog & Friends: on the Farm

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 13/03/2017

Today Dog is having fun on the farm. First he runs and skips across the green fields to play with the sheep and lambs. Next, he goes to the barn to visit the farmyard cat and her three furry kittens. After that, Dog is thirsty, so he has a refreshing drink with the little piglets and their big pink mother. There's more watery action as Dog splashes in the puddles with the ducklings. After all that excitement, Dog is tired out. He curls up with the hen and her fluffy chicks for a rest. Sleep well, Dog. Youngsters will find this book every bit as comforting as Dog's relaxing snooze. With appealing images to look at and action-packed words to talk about, it is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones will want to return to again and again. Dog's farmyard adventure is perfect for reading aloud to small children, or for more confident readers to enjoy by themselves.

Dog & Friends: Busy Day

Dog & Friends: Busy Day

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 13/02/2017

What a busy day Dog is having! After waking up, he goes out to the field to chat to one of his friends, Horse. Then he meets the pigs, and they all have fun rolling about in mud. Now Dog needs to clean up, so he joins the ducks in the nearby pond. Splash! After his swim, Dog dries off by running after Cat in a game of chase. They pass their owner Vicky, who is quietly enjoying a picnic on the grass. Soon it is Dog's turn to eat, so he dashes into the kitchen for his dinner. Phew! After such a busy day, no wonder Dog is ready for bed. Goodnight, Dog! Young readers will be kept busy, too, as they turn the pages of this exciting padded book. With appealing images to look at and talk about, it is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones will want to return to again and again. The book is built to last, with sturdy board pages that will stand up to repeated use.

Dog & Friends: Birthday

Dog & Friends: Birthday

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 13/02/2017

Today is Dog's birthday! He has lots of presents to open, all of them wrapped in exciting paper. What could be in the round package? What does the square box contain? Shall we see...? It looks like something red - it is a coat from Dog's owner, Vicky. That will keep him warm while Vicky takes him for a walk! Inside the round parcel is a yellow bouncy ball. This is a gift from Bird. Dog will enjoy playing with this! Meanwhile, Cat has given him a shiny new cylindrical food bowl. Dog unwraps it just in time for dinner! The final present is from Mouse - it's a cosy blue blanket for Dog's bed. With appealing images to look at and talk about, this book is a wonderful aid to learning that little ones will want to return to again and again. It is perfect for reading aloud to small children, or for more confident readers to enjoy by themselves.

Dogs & Friends! A Box of 6 Exciting Picture Books

Dogs & Friends! A Box of 6 Exciting Picture Books

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/09/2016

This cute six-book set makes a perfect gift for little ones. In each sturdy volume, Dog and his fellow creatures enjoy a fun adventure - from acquiring splashes of pink ice cream, orange juice and other shades, to looking at the triangular sails of boats along the shore. Count three cows, six sheep, seven pigs, and more - and read about all the different sounds they make. The bees are the opposite of that, though - they are quiet, allowing Dog to take a well-earned nap. Sleep well, Dog! The books are carefully planned to help children make the important connection between words and their meanings.

Wish

Wish

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/08/2016

This brave little wolf has someone special who always wants the very best for him. Daddy wolf loves teaching his little one the ways of the world and, side by side, they make a super team!

I Love My Puppy

I Love My Puppy

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/06/2016

A book to delight anyone who either owns, or wants to own, a pet - from the team behind the ever popular I Love My Mummy and I Love My Daddy. When a new puppy joins the family, this cute little bundle of joy brings both fun and new responsibilities! The excitement of this big event is explored with warmth and humour by Giles Andreae, the author of international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance. From walks in the park, to chewed shoelaces! Pitch-perfect rhyme and cute, colourful pictures make this book great to share with even the youngest child.

Together

Together

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/04/2016

This little sea otter loves spending time with his mummy - learning new things, playing together, or even just holding each other. In fact, every day this little sea otter spends with his mummy is special, just because they are together.

My Family Is a Zoo

My Family Is a Zoo

Author: K . A. Gerrard Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/03/2016

Everyone in my family has a special animal friend! My daddy has an elephant. My grandma has a bunny. My cousin has a kangaroo. And me? I have a bear! Join the whole family on this very special journey. Only, everyone in this family comes with an animal! Meet Grandma with her bunny and big brother with his dinosaur! This gorgeous picture book features vibrant illustrations from Emma Dodd and a warm, funny rhyming text from K.A. Gerrard that's perfect for reading aloud.

Tick Tock Dog A Tell the Time Book with a Special Movable Clock!

Tick Tock Dog A Tell the Time Book with a Special Movable Clock!

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/02/2016

What an exciting day Dog is having! At 10 o'clock he goes outside to roll in the mud with his pals, the pigs. He's rather dirty after that, so at 11 o'clock it's time for a swim with the ducks. Splash! At 12 noon, Dog runs to find his owner Vicky, who is enjoying a picnic. Dog plays ball, chases Cat, and eats sandwiches. That should keep Dog going through the afternoon, which he spends with his best friend, Horse. At 5 o'clock, it's time to head for home. Then Dog hears Vicky calling him. Hooray! It's the best time of day of all - because 6 o'clock is suppertime! Bathtime at 7 o'clock is enjoyable as well, with lots of bubbles and puddles. Finally, 8 o'clock is Dog's bedtime. Goodnight Dog! An interactive clock and endearing pictures by popular illustrator Emma Dodd make this book a wonderful aid to learning that small children will want to return to time and time again.

Dog's Farmyard Friends A Touch and Tickle Book with Fun-to-Feel Flocking!

Dog's Farmyard Friends A Touch and Tickle Book with Fun-to-Feel Flocking!

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/02/2016

Dog is on the farmyard! First he runs and skips across the green fields to play with the sheep and the lambs. Thanks to the velvety patches throughout this novelty boardbook, children can touch their woolly coats. Next, Dog goes to the barn to visit the farmyard cat and her three furry kittens. You can stroke them if you like! After that, Dog is thirsty. He has a refreshing drink with the little piglets and their big pink mother. Tickle the piggies - they will enjoy that! There's more watery action as Dog splashes in the puddles with the ducklings. Feel the ducklings' fluffy yellow feathers. After all the fun, Dog is tired. He curls up with the chicks and their mother for a rest. Sssh! Pet the chicks as they fall asleep - The special finishes and endearing pictures by popular illustrator Emma Dodd ensure that small children will find this book every bit as comforting as Dog's relaxing snooze!

Dog's 123 A Canine Counting Adventure!

Dog's 123 A Canine Counting Adventure!

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 10/02/2016

This is a canine counting adventure! This book helps you to learn all about the numbers 1 to 10 with the help of Dog, who starts off with one spot...but somehow ends up with ten of them!. It helps you to see the accident-prone animal acquire a green grass stain, a splurt of orange juice, and much more. It includes bright shades that help to reinforce the ideas and enhance the fun - from red jam to purple pen ink. Each pair of numerals has its own tab along the side of the book, to show the numbers building up. It is built to last, with sturdy board pages that will stand up to repeated use. Dog begins his day with just one black spot on his ear. But wherever he goes, he runs into different things, all of which leave their mark. At breakfast time, Dog sits under the table. Splat! A drip of red jam lands on his back. After breakfast, Dog runs outside. His tail dips into a pot of blue paint. Splish! Next, he scampers to the park and rolls on the grass, which leaves a green stain on his side. Squash! A little boy pats Dog - but his hand is covered in brown chocolate. Squish! A passing bee drops some yellow pollen on Dog. Swish! A little girl drips pink ice cream on him. Splosh!And so it continues. ..so that by the time he finally arrives home, Dog has ten different spots on his white coat. Then it's time for a bath! Endearing pictures by the popular illustrator Emma Dodd make this book a wonderful aid to learning that small children will want to return to again and again.

Dog's Abc

Dog's Abc

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 10/02/2016

This is an alphabet adventure! This fun story will help young children to learn the alphabet and new words. This is an apple, a bird and Cleo the cat are encountered by Dog one morning - read on as he spots eggs, a frog, a gate, a hill...and objects and ideas that begin with all the other letters as well. The letters are shown in a panel on the side of each page, in both upper- and lower-case versions, together with a picture of something that begins with that letter and the word spelled out, to aid learning. The book is built to last, with sturdy board pages that will stand up to repeated use. Dog is in the garden when his alphabet adventure begins. An apple falls on his head. Bump! A bird flies away. Cleo the cat says meow! Dog replies with a friendly woof! The bird lands again and sits on her eggs. Dog plays with Freddie the frog, chasing him over a gate and up a hill. Buzz! An insect stings Dog's nose, making him jump! He runs into the kitchen on his little legs. A meal will make him feel better! Dog's nose still hurts. An orange fish in a pond says, Put your nose in the cold water. The ducks quack in agreement. Then it starts to rain.As the sky turns dark, Dog takes shelter under a tree. Soon, he sees a big red umbrella. His owner Vicky has come to find him...Finally, with a yawn, it is time for bed. Zzzzzzzz! Endearing pictures by the popular illustrator Emma Dodd make this book a wonderful aid to learning that small children will want to return to again and again.

I Love You, Father Christmas Padded Board Book

I Love You, Father Christmas Padded Board Book

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Board book Release Date: 01/10/2015

A cosy Christmas story, capturing all the excitement of the festive season. In a padded board book, with a shiny foil cover. This sweet and simple story is just right for Christmas cuddles. Little ones will love reading the joyful, rhyming story together and looking at the cosy, colourful illustrations. Following one little boy in the build-up to Christmas, this will make the perfect Christmas gift for even the youngest of children. The warm and fuzzy feelings we all share for the jolly fellow in red are nicely captured in this sweet read, with lovingly rendered illustrations - Prima Baby & Pregnancy From the author of much-loved classic, Giraffes Can't Dance.

I Love My Granny

I Love My Granny

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2015

A celebration of Grandparents and the special role they play in family life. This delightful picture book captures the joy of spending a fun-filled day with Granny. With a gentle, rhyming story and lovely illustrations, this is the perfect present for every family. Whether for new Grandparents, on Mother's Day or at any time of the year. From the creators of I Love My Daddy, a Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller, and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award. And the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance.

Happy

Happy

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/08/2015

Little owl loves playing games, trying new things and singing, but what makes little owl happiest of all? Why, when he cuddles close with his mummy and whispers, I love you .

Wish

Wish

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/08/2015

This brave little wolf has someone special who always wants the very best for him. Daddy wolf loves teaching his little one the ways of the world and, side by side, they make a super team!

I Love My Granny

I Love My Granny

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/03/2015

The perfect story to make the distance between you and granny feel a little smaller whilst you're stuck at home . . . This delightful picture book captures the joy of spending a fun-filled day with Granny. With a gentle, rhyming story and lovely illustrations, this is the perfect present for every family. Whether for new Grandparents, on Mother's Day or at any time of the year. From the creators of I Love My Daddy, a Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller, and I Love My Mummy, winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award. And the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance. A celebration of Grandparents and the special role they play in family life.

I Love You, Father Christmas

I Love You, Father Christmas

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/09/2014

A cosy Christmas picture book, capturing all the excitement of the festive season. This sweet and simple story is just right for Christmas cuddles. Little ones will love reading the joyful, rhyming story together and looking at the cosy, colourful illustrations. Following one little boy in the build-up to Christmas, this will make the perfect Christmas gift for even the youngest of children. The warm and fuzzy feelings we all share for the jolly fellow in red are nicely captured in this sweet read, with lovingly rendered illustrations - Prima Baby & Pregnancy From the author of much-loved classic, Giraffes Can't Dance.

Baby and Me

Baby and Me

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/03/2013

If you had a little baby, a baby of your very own, how would you look after her? Well, you'd take her for walks and give her milk to drink and change her nappy, of course!

Cinderelephant

Cinderelephant

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2012

Prince Trunky is on the lookout for a bride and the whole kingdom is invited to a ball. The Warty Sisters are determined to keep Cinderella at home and snag the handsome bachelor for themselves, but the Furry Godmouse has other ideas. The moment Cinderelephant trips into his arms, Prince Trunky knows that she is his one true love, but can he track down the lady who fits her dainty (well - almost dainty) slipper? Emma Dodd is on rip-roaring form with this hilarious take on a well-loved fairy tale.

Boing Boing

Boing Boing

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 01/04/2012

Introducing a brand new format for the amazing baby(R) series. In Boing, Boing! meet a range of fun things that go boing, from a frog to a beach ball, and finally a little baby in a bouncer. The pages are die-cut so the sturdy push-button sound is accessible on every spread for little fingers to press.

Amazing Baby: Mummy Baby

Amazing Baby: Mummy Baby

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Board book Release Date: 01/04/2012

Emma Dodd's Baby Animal Collection

Emma Dodd's Baby Animal Collection

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 01/11/2011

In Sometimes ...a mother elephant lovingly observes her baby and all his foibles, in When ...a baby bear watches his Dad and dreams of growing up and in Me ...a tiny penguin fears how small he is in the world but learns how big he is to his mother. They are touching, warm, fun and beautiful perfect for babies and toddlers to share with their parents.

Round and Round the Garden Amazing Baby Touch and Feel

Round and Round the Garden Amazing Baby Touch and Feel

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 01/09/2011

This new title in the Amazing Baby Touch and Feel series, Round and Round the Garden, gives a favourite nursery rhyme a modern, interactive twist. Bright, bold graphics and texture patches on the cover and every interior spread will capture babies' attention, stimulating their senses of sight and touch. Textures include felt, holofoil and flannel.

I Love My Mummy

I Love My Mummy

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/02/2011

A sweet, rhyming picture book about the special relationship between mother and child. With a gentle, rhyming story and lovely illustrations, this is a book to be loved, shared and treasured. The perfect gift for every family, for new Mothers, on Mother's Day, or at any time of the year. From the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance. 'This sweet and heartwarming ditty, told in witty rhyme by Giles Andreae, has cosy, bright illustrations, and is filled with feel-good charm' - Junior magazine Winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award!

Kids' Kew Activity Book

Kids' Kew Activity Book

Author: Dr. Miranda MacQuitty, Gina Fullerlove, Christina Harrison Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/07/2010

There are 15 activities in this book for children aged 4 upwards to do and make with their friends. Play the plant picnic chase game, do the puzzles, wordsearch, crossword and dot-to-dot pictures. Colour all the pictures in, break the code, read a story, and lots more.

Up and Down!

Up and Down!

Author: Emily Hawkins Format: Board book Release Date: 01/04/2008

'Up and Down!' explores opposites, arousing baby's curiosity with peephole die-cuts and sparkly foil.

Shape Up!

Shape Up!

Author: Emily Hawkins Format: Board book Release Date: 01/04/2008

'Shape Up!' uses clever, layered die-cuts and bright, bold colours to draw baby into a world of shapes.

Touch and Play!

Touch and Play!

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 31/01/2008

This title provides a multi-layered experience for babies. There are sounds to interact with, flaps to explore and sparkling foils and textures to touch and gaze at, and a rattle and squeaker to play with.

Five Little Ducks

Five Little Ducks

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 01/01/2008

'Five Little Ducks' provides a fresh take on the traditional nursery rhyme, using clever die-cuts to help count down from 5 to 1 as each page is turned.

I Thought I Saw a Dinosaur!

I Thought I Saw a Dinosaur!

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2007

Jingle Bell Baby!

Jingle Bell Baby!

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 01/08/2007

What Pet to Get

What Pet to Get

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/05/2007

On the Move

On the Move

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 01/04/2007

'On the move' has five fun lenticulars of types of transport that baby might see while out and about, from boats bobbing on the waves to cars zooming through traffic.

Rain or Shine

Rain or Shine

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Board book Release Date: 01/04/2007

'Rain or shine' features five changing pictures of different types of weather, from flashing lightning and pouring rain to sunny skies.

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Author: Ladybird Format: Board book Release Date: 25/01/2007

This delightful tactile fairy tale is brought right up to date for very young children. A simple retelling of the classic story is combined with bright illustrations and different textures on each page to promote sensory and language awareness in a fun and enjoyable way. Additional text at the bottom of each spread offers more to talk about and a sense of anticipation as the story progresses.

The Gingerbread Man

The Gingerbread Man

Author: Ronne Randall Format: Board book Release Date: 25/01/2007

This delightful tactile fairy tale is brought right up to date for very young children. A simple retelling of the classic story is combined with bright illustrations and different textures on each page to promote sensory and language awareness in a fun and enjoyable way. Additional text at the bottom of each spread offers more to talk about and a sense of anticipation as the story progresses.

Night, Night!

Night, Night!

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Board book Release Date: 02/01/2007

'Night, night baby!' is a bedtime book that uses photographs of other babies - introducing children to the concept of facial recognition. It also features strong graphics of familiar objects that children will recognise.

Lullaby Baby

Lullaby Baby

Author: Emma Dodd Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 02/01/2007

'Lullaby Baby' is a collection of well-loved lullabies in a tabbed board book with an accompanying 30-minute CD to soothe baby to sleep.

Guess Who

Guess Who

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Board book Release Date: 01/11/2006

The Amazing Baby[registered] Changing picture books include slider mechanisms or lenticular panels to engage the baby reader. The latest additions to this format feature slotand - slider mechanisms that allow an additional 'layer' to appear above or to the side of the page. In Guess Who? see baby's toys appear as if by magic. One Little Bunny! is an early counting book that asks the child to count the number of animals on the page before revealing the answer through moving the slot -slider up.

One Little Bunny

One Little Bunny

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Board book Release Date: 01/11/2006

The Amazing Baby[registered] Changing picture books include slider mechanisms or lenticular panels to engage the baby reader. The latest additions to this format feature slotand - slider mechanisms that allow an additional 'layer' to appear above or to the side of the page. In Guess Who? see baby's toys appear as if by magic. One Little Bunny! is an early counting book that asks the child to count the number of animals on the page before revealing the answer through moving the slot -slider up.

Picture Pairs! Lenticular Amazing Baby

Picture Pairs! Lenticular Amazing Baby

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2005

Amazing Baby: Hide And Seek

Amazing Baby: Hide And Seek

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/11/2004

'Hide and Seek' is a lively, lift-the-flap title that encourages baby to look for a furry toy bunny.

Amazing Baby: Squeak, Squeak

Amazing Baby: Squeak, Squeak

Author: Beth Harwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/02/2004

With added textures elements, bold patterns and engaging baby photographs, baby's day! is perfect for the inquisitive babies.

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