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Benji Davies - Illustrator

About the Illustrator

Benji Davies is an animation director and award-winning illustrator, whose picture books include the Bizzy Bear series, The Storm Whale and Grandad's Island, which was shortlisted for the Association of Illustrator's prestigious World Illustration Awards. He lives in London with his wife, Nina. Find him online on Instagram.

He lives in Hackney in London.

 

Featured books by Benji Davies

On Sudden Hill

On Sudden Hill

5+ readers

Author: Linda Sarah Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/08/2014

Birt and Etho are best friends. Together they play on Sudden Hill, making marvellous contraptions out of cardboard boxes. But then a new boy, Shu, wants to join in too. Etho is happy to welcome him. Birt isn't so sure. Eaten up with jealousy, he goes home and refuses to come out to play. Until Etho and Shu come to his house with the most marvellous cardboard contraption so far...A compelling story about accepting someone new, from the Benji Davies, the bestselling illustrator of The Storm Whale.

Other books by Benji Davies

Bizzy Bear: Snow Fun

Bizzy Bear: Snow Fun

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 04/11/2021

Five easy-to-use sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Join Bizzy Bear and friends as they take a winter trip into the mountains! Little ones will love using the chunky sliders to help Bizzy go up in the ski lift, then zoom down the mountain again - and end the day with a spin around the ice-skating rink! Another exciting title in this best-selling series which encourages preschoolers to get involved in the storytelling. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Breakdown Truck, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Driver and lots, lots more!

All Right Already!

All Right Already!

Author: Jory John Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/11/2021

Duck just wants to play with his best friend Bear... the final story in the hilarious Duck and Bear series from an award-winning team! Duck wants to play in the snow. But Bear thinks it's waaaaay too cold. Who will Duck hike in the snow with? Will Bear ever come outside?! And will these two neighbours EVER get along? A fun-filled, laugh-out-loud adventure about friendship and family, from the bestselling author Jory John and award-winning illustrator Benji Davies, perfect for boys and girls aged three and up - and everyone who sometimes needs a friend...

Come Home Already!

Come Home Already!

Author: Jory John Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2021

Duck and Bear are BACK - but where has Bear gone? And what will Duck do without him? Duck just wants to hang out with his best buddy, bear. But Bear's gone fishing for a whole week. What will Duck do without Bear? And more importantly, how will Bear survive without him? From the bestselling creators of Goodnight Already! and I Love You Already! comes a fun-filled, laugh-out-loud adventure about friendship and family, from the bestselling author Jory John and award-winning illustrator Benji Davies.

Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger

Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 07/10/2021

Brand new book and plush toy set from the bestselling Bizzy Bear series. This charming Bizzy Bear book and plush toy set makes the perfect gift for a preschooler.Little ones will love to cuddle the adorable soft toy while reading Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger, a delightful board book with richly detailed scenes and clever novelty elements that toddlers will want to return to again and again. Includes a copy of Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger, with five chunky sliders to push, pull and turn, and lots of animal details to spot. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Driver and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Breakdown Truck

Bizzy Bear: Breakdown Truck

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 02/09/2021

Five easy-to-use sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! When the rabbit family's car breaks down, who do they call? Bizzy Bear, of course! Little readers will love to use the chunky mechanisms to help him drive his breakdown truck, check the car's engine, and get the family safely home! An engaging little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Driver and lots, lots more!

Goodnight Already!

Goodnight Already!

Author: Jory John Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/07/2021

A hilarious bedtime story from debut children's book author Jory John, and Benji Davies, illustrator of Storm Whale. Meet Bear. He's exhausted. All he wants is to go to sleep. Meet Duck, Bear's persistent next-door neighbour. All he wants is to hang out . . . with Bear. How will Bear ever fall asleep!

The Giant of Jum

The Giant of Jum

Author: Elli Woollard Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/07/2021

Fee! he said, and Fi! he said, and Fo! he said and Fum! Look out children, the Giant of Jum is grumpy and hungry and he's off in search of a tasty snack. And the tastiest of all is a boy called Jack! But Jack and his friends don't see a scary giant, they see a magically tall man - a man who can fetch lost balls and rescue cats from trees! Perhaps this hungry giant is softer than he seems... An incredible rhyming text and a brilliant, big-hearted twist on a classic fairy tale, from the uniquely talented author and poet, Elli Woollard, and award-winning illustrator, Benji Davies. The Giant of Jum also contains an important message for all: don't eat kids, eat cake!

Bizzy Bear: Football Player

Bizzy Bear: Football Player

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 06/05/2021

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Bizzy Bear is a football player today and it's time for the big game! Help him make passes to his teammates and score goals! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear's Big Book of Words

Bizzy Bear's Big Book of Words

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 01/04/2021

Read and learn over 500 words with Bizzy Bear in this chunky, lift-the-flap book! With multiple flaps to lift, ten engaging scenes, and hundreds of images, this book has loads to name, discover and talk about. Every page has a thumb-tab to make turning the pages easy and the chunky pages are designed to withstand even the most enthusiastic of toddlers.

Bizzy Bear: Pizza Time

Bizzy Bear: Pizza Time

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 04/02/2021

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! In Bizzy Bear: Pizza Time, Bizzy Bear is working as a pizza chef! Help him roll the dough, chop the vegetables, choose the toppings - and then hop on his motorbike to deliver the fresh pizzas! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

On a Pirate Ship

On a Pirate Ship

Author: Anna Milbourne, Anna Milbourne Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 09/07/2020

Yo-ho-ho! It's a pirate's life at sea! Join the hunt for pirate treasure in this jolly little book, with a simple story and charming illustrations by Benji Davies throughout.

Jump On Board the Animal Train

Jump On Board the Animal Train

Author: Naomi Kefford, Lynne Moore Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 19/03/2020

A joyful, rhythmic read-out-loud adventure where kids can discover hidden friends on every page, from the award-winning illustrator of The Storm Whale and imaginative authors of When the Dragons Came. Join one little boy on a fantastic journey to meet the train. He's joined by bears, elephants, tigers and a whole menagerie of other animals, but, when he finally meets the train, there's an even more exciting surprise in store . . . Kids will love turning the split-pages of this book to reveal the noisy friends hiding beneath - now in chunky board book format!

Bizzy Bear: Aeroplane Pilot

Bizzy Bear: Aeroplane Pilot

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 05/03/2020

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! In Bizzy Bear: Aeroplane Pilot, Bizzy Bear is working as a pilot! Follow him through the airport, help fly the plane and land it safely! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

In the Castle

In the Castle

Author: Anna Milbourne, Anna Milbourne Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 06/02/2020

Life is exciting for little Harry, who grows up to become a brave knight. Young children can learn all about living in a castle long ago in this exciting little board book. With simple text and engaging illustrations by Benji Davies throughout.

Bizzy Bear: Train Driver

Bizzy Bear: Train Driver

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 05/09/2019

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Bizzy Bear arrives at the station just in time to start his exciting new job - as a train driver! Join him as he guides the big green steam engine through the city, across the level crossing, and then up into the high mountains. But where are he and his passengers going, and will they get there on time? A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear Book and Blocks set

Bizzy Bear Book and Blocks set

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Undefined Release Date: 05/09/2019

With a set of nine cute picture blocks and an exclusive board book, Bizzy Bear: Things That Go, this book and block play pack is the perfect gift for toddlers! This little cardboard carry case, with a cord handle, has nine cardboad jigsaw blocks with six different Bizzy Bear picture scenes to put together. Plus a board book with a mini Bizzy Bear adventure. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series of slider board books; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

On the Moon

On the Moon

Author: Anna Milbourne, Anna Milbourne Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 13/06/2019

Zoom to the Moon and be back by bedtime with this exciting little board book, combining illustrations by Benji Davies and real photographs of the Moon. Young children can discover what it would be like to fly into outer space, walk on the Moon and look back at Earth. Published to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing in 1969.

Bizzy Bear: Racing Driver

Bizzy Bear: Racing Driver

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 05/04/2018

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Today, Bizzy Bear is taking part in a big race - ready, steady, go! Turn the lights on to signal the start, help him speed along in his racing car and zoom around the track. Then lift the flag as he crosses the finish line! But will he get there first? A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Ambulance Rescue

Bizzy Bear: Ambulance Rescue

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 07/09/2017

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Today, Bizzy Bear is working as a paramedic and when the emergency call comes in, there isn't a moment to lose! Help him speed along in the ambulance and switch on the flashing lights. Then, once he's rescued the injured cyclist, lift the stretcher and pull back the ward curtain for the doctor. A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Driver and lots, lots more!

Also an Octopus

Also an Octopus

Author: Maggie Tokuda-Hall Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/01/2017

Every story starts with nothing, so ... why not an octopus who wants to fly in a spaceship? A delightfully meta picture book that will set imaginations soaring. From Benji Davies, the illustrator of The Storm Whale and Grandad's Island, comes a metafictive story about ... how to build a story! First, a story needs a character. So why not a ukulele-playing octopus? And since this is a story, the octopus has to want something - maybe it dreams of travelling to faraway galaxies in a purple spaceship. But every character needs an obstacle to overcome, and when the octopus sets out to build its own spaceship out of glue, umbrellas, glitter and waffles ... well, he doesn't have much luck. Could there be another character that could help? Debut author Maggie Tokuda-Hall sets up a funny, smart and warm-hearted story all about storytelling, then hands the baton to imaginative readers, who will be more than prepared to take it away.

Bizzy Bear: Spooky House

Bizzy Bear: Spooky House

Author: Benji Davies Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 01/09/2016

The ever-intrepid Bizzy Bear has come for a visit to a super-spooky Halloween house. As he climbs the rickety stairs and walks the cobwebby corridors, all sorts of creepy characters appear from doors and hidey holes. But where could he be going and what will he find there?

I Love You Already!

I Love You Already!

Author: Jory John Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/06/2016

Duck just wants Bear to love him back... Another hilarious adventure from the team behind GOODNIGHT ALREADY! Bear is looking forward to a nice quiet day, relaxing all by himself. But Duck lives next door, and he loves Bear very much. And he can't wait to show him how much, with a fun-filled day out! Will Bear ever get to relax by himself? Will Duck ever get Bear to love him back? A fun-filled, laugh-out-loud adventure about friendship and family, from the bestselling author Jory John and award-winning illustrator Benji Davies.

The Dragon and the Nibblesome Knight

The Dragon and the Nibblesome Knight

Author: Elli Woollard Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/05/2016

When a kind young boy helps a strange-looking bird, a beautiful friendship forms. But what these two friends don't realise is that one is a young knight . . . and the other a young dragon! What will they do when they discover they are enemies and destined to FIGHT? The Dragon and the Nibblesome Knight is a bold, funny and heartwarming story from a perfect picture book pairing; the uniquely talented Elli Woollard and award-winning Benji Davies. Fairy tale fun from the creators of The Giant of Jum.

Bizzy Bear: DIY Day

Bizzy Bear: DIY Day

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 05/05/2016

Bizzy Bear has a very special DIY project planned and he needs lots of tools, and help, to do the job. Young children will love helping Bizzy, Eric, Ralph and Freddy measure, hammer, saw and paint. But whatever can they be making?

Bizzy Bear: Space Rocket

Bizzy Bear: Space Rocket

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 01/10/2015

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Bizzy Bear and his crew of intrepid astronauts are taking a trip into outer space! All little readers will love to join in with the countdown, repeat the rhyme and use the chunky mechanisms to launch the rocket into space. A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Christmas Helper

Bizzy Bear: Christmas Helper

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 01/10/2015

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! The Christmas rush is on, and Bizzy is making himself useful at the North Pole as one of Santa's elves. Join in the fun as Bizzy makes the toys, packs the sleigh and then helps Santa deliver the presents! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

The Giant of Jum Book and CD Pack

The Giant of Jum Book and CD Pack

Author: Elli Woollard Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 07/05/2015

Fee! he said, and Fi! he said, and Fo! he said and Fum! Look out children, the Giant of Jum is grumpy and hungry and he's off in search of a tasty snack. And the tastiest of all is a boy known as Jack! But Jack and his friends don't see a scary giant, they see a magically tall man - a man who can fetch lost balls and rescue cats from trees! Perhaps this hungry giant is softer than he seems... An incredible rhyming text read aloud by actor Stephen Mangan, and a brilliant, big-hearted twist on a classic fairy tale, The Giant of Jum: Book and CD Pack sees the launch of a major picture book pairing: the uniquely talented author and poet, Elli Woollard, and award-winning illustrator, Benji Davies. Also contains an important message for all: don't eat kids, eat cake!

Bizzy Bear: Deepsea Diver

Bizzy Bear: Deepsea Diver

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 22/01/2015

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Today, Bizzy Bear is off in his yellow submarine for an exciting underwater adventure! Little readers will love helping him descend into the ocean, avoid the scary octopus on the sunken ship and, finally, discover the hidden treasure! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Dinosaur Safari

Bizzy Bear: Dinosaur Safari

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 22/01/2015

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! On a visit to the Dinosaur Wildlife Park, Bizzy Bear discovers some interesting footprints. Where do they lead and to which dinosaur do they belong? A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Pirate Ship and lots, lots more!

Space Pirates: Treasure

Space Pirates: Treasure

Author: Jim Ladd Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/05/2014

Sam and the crew of the Jolly Apollo have nearly reached Planet X and its treasure, but the dastardly Black-Hole Beard has hitched his ship to theirs and he won't buzz off. Maybe a trip into a deadly wormhole will scare him away? Maybe not. A fast-paced, funny series with gags galore, this is a chase through space that will have you cackling from start to finish!

Bizzy Bear: Knights' Castle

Bizzy Bear: Knights' Castle

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 03/04/2014

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! When Bizzy Bear arrives at the castle, the King and Queen set about getting him properly kitted out: he is given a helmet to try on, and a sword to practice with - and even his own horse! In no time at all, Bizzy is at the pageant and getting stuck into some real jousting! A big, medieval banquet is the perfect end to a very, very busy day. A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger

Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 03/04/2014

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Bizzy Bear's spending the day at Happy Zoo today, working as a zoo ranger. All young readers will love helping him take care of the lions, scrub the crocodile and feed the penguins. A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

Space Pirates: Mutiny

Space Pirates: Mutiny

Author: Jim Ladd Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/02/2014

Sam and the crew of the Jolly Apollo are still searching for Planet X, where they hope to find Sam's parents and a whole load of treasure! This time they are joined by a new pirate. Goldstar is flashy and takes them to Pirate Paradise, before making them get rid of poor old Captain Comet. It's mutiny! But Goldstar is not all that he seems. A fast-paced, funny series with gags galore, this is a chase through space that will have you cackling from start to finish!

Bizzy Bear: Building Site

Bizzy Bear: Building Site

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 09/01/2014

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Today Bizzy Bear's helping out at the building site so he puts on his hard hat and gets to work. Help him drive a digger, a bulldozer and a lorry! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Happy Holiday

Bizzy Bear: Happy Holiday

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 09/01/2014

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Bizzy Bear's going on holiday, but he has to take a taxi, then a train, then a plane before he arrives at the beach and can set sail on his boat - lots of fun for vehicle-mad toddlers! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Farmyard Fun, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

Space Pirates: Stranded

Space Pirates: Stranded

Author: Jim Ladd Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/10/2013

Sam and the crew of the Jolly Apollo are still searching for Planet X, where they hope to find Sam's parents and a whole load of treasure! But the dastardly Black-Hole Beard is on their tail, which is why they are forced to hide in the scariest, most deadly nebula in the universe. And get stranded! A fast-paced, funny series with gags galore, this is a chase through space that will have you cackling from start to finish!

Space Pirates: Stowaway

Space Pirates: Stowaway

Author: Jim Ladd Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/07/2013

When Sam's parents are stranded on Planet X, he bravely asks his neighbours, the notorious Space Pirates, to help rescue them. But they'd rather carry on bowling and singing space-shanties, so Sam has no choice but to hide in a barrel of alien slime and stowaway! A fast-paced, funny series with gags galore, this is a chase through space that will have you cackling from start to finish!

Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue

Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 10/01/2013

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Bizzy Bear is lending a hand at the fire station when he receives an emergency call summoning the team's help. Join the fire-fighters as they race to the rescue! A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger, Bizzy Bear: Ambulance Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Pirate Adventure!

Bizzy Bear: Pirate Adventure!

Author: Nosy Crow Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Board book Release Date: 10/01/2013

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Today, Bizzy Bear is packing his ship, hoisting the jolly roger and setting sail on an exciting pirate adventure! All little readers will love helping Bizzy steer his ship, dig for treasure and open the treasure chest. A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

On the Moon

On the Moon

Author: Anna Milbourne Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/11/2011

A space-soaring adventure specially written for children just beginning to read. Young children are given an insight into what it would be like to fly into outer space, walk on the moon and look back at Earth from a very long way away. Includes fun puzzles to complete after the story, and charming illustrations by Benji Davies.

On the Moon

On the Moon

Author: Anna Milbourne, Anna Milbourne Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2011

This captivating tale lets young children glimpse what it would be like to fly into outer space, walk on the moon and look back at Earth. Combining illustrations by Benji Davies and real photographs of the moon, this picture book takes young children on an amazing journey into outer space. Available as ebook with narration (on tablets that support audio).

In the Castle

In the Castle

Author: Anna Milbourne, Anna Milbourne Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2011

Follow the imaginative adventures of a little boy who is whisked back in time as he plays in the ruins of a castle. Benji Davies' delightful illustrations evoke all the magic and wonder of life in an historic castle in its heyday - complete with jousts, banquets and valiant deeds. A charming title introducing very young children to castles in a friendly and informative way.

On a Pirate Ship

On a Pirate Ship

Author: Sarah (EDFR) Courtauld Illustrator: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2011

A jolly picture book following a crew of not-so-scary pirates across the high seas. Children will love following the story as the swashbuckling pirates sail through a swirling storm, sing sea shanties and tally up their twinkling treasure! The simple and engaging text is accompanied by the colourful illustrations of Benji Davies. Beautifully presented, this is an ideal gift for young children. Available as ebook with narration (on tablets that support audio).

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