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Publication Order of Gruffalo Books

with Axel Scheffler
The Gruffalo (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Song and Other Songs (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo's Child (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo's Child Activity Book (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Magnet Book (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Red Nose Day Book (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
My First Gruffalo: Touch-and-feel book (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Colouring Book (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo Explorers: The Gruffalo Nature Trail (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo Explorers: The Gruffalo Spring Nature Trail (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo Explorers: The Gruffalo Summer Nature Trail (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo Explorers: The Gruffalo Autumn Nature Trail (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo Explorers: The Gruffalo Winter Nature Trail (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo Crumble and Other Recipes (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Annual 2016 (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo and Friends Annual 2017 (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo and Friends Annual 2018 (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Spring and Summer Nature Trail (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Autumn and Winter Nature Trail (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Say Hello to the Gruffalo (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo, What Can You Hear?: Buggy Book (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Touch and Feel Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo, Where Are You? (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Carousel Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo: A Push, Pull and Slide Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo and Friends Outdoor Activity Book (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of My First Gruffalo Books

Colours (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Opposites (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Animal Actions (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Numbers (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo, What Can You See? (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hello Gruffalo! (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Play (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Can You See? Jigsaw book (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Can You Count? Jigsaw book (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spot and Say (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Who Lives Here? Lift-the-Flap Book (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gruffalo Growl (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo Puppet Book (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gruffalo and Friends Activity Case (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Princess Mirror-Belle Books

Princess Mirror-Belle (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess Mirror-Belle and the Magic Shoes (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess Mirror-Belle and the Flying Horse (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess Mirror-Belle and the Dragon Pox (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess Mirror-Belle and the Party Hoppers (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess Mirror-Belle and Prince Precious Paws (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess Mirror-Belle and the Sea Monster's Cave (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess Mirror-Belle and Snow White (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Stick Man Books

with Axel Scheffler
Stick Man / Bioran (With: Axel Scheffler) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Stick Man Drawing and Colouring Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Stick Man Annual 2019 (With: Axel Scheffler) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Stick Man Family Tree Recipe Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Superworm Books

with Axel Scheffler
Superworm (With: Axel Scheffler) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Superworm Sticker Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let's Find Superworm (With: Axel Scheffler) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Superworm Finger Puppet Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Tales from Acorn Wood Books

with Axel Scheffler
Hide-and-Seek Pig (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rabbit's Nap (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fox's Socks (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Postman Bear (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales from Acorn Wood: Three Lift-The-Flap Stories. Julia Donaldson (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales from Acorn Wood Activity Book (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rabbit's Nap and Fox's Socks (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hide-And-Seek Pig and Postman Bear (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Opposites (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Friends (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales From Acorn Wood Treasury (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Counting (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Colours (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales From Acorn Wood Sticker Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales from Acorn Wood Book and Card Game (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales from Acorn Wood Make and Do (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cat’s Cookbook (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Squirrel's Snowman (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mole's Spectacles (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Badger's Band (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of What the Ladybird Heard Books

with Lydia Monks
What the Ladybug Heard (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard Read and Play Farm (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard Next (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybug Heard at the Zoo (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Who's on the Farm? (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard Next Sticker Book (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday Sticker Book (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The What the Ladybird Heard Cookbook (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard Adventures (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
What The Ladybird Heard Make & Do (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Who's at the Zoo? (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Ladybird Heard at Christmas (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Zog Books

Zog (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Zog Activity Book (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Roar with Zog (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zog and the Flying Doctors (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Zog Sticker Book (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zog and the Flying Doctors Sticker Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let's Find Zog (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Dinosaur's Diary (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Giants and the Joneses (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Jungle House (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Running on the Cracks (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mr Birdsnest and the House Next Door (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Snake Who Came to Stay (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Chapter Books

Bricks for Breakfast (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Picture Books

with Axel Scheffler, Helen Oxenbury
A Squash and a Squeeze (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Town Mouse and Country Mouse (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tara's Party (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Royal Blue (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Giant Jumperee (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
The King's Ears (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monkey Puzzle (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where's My Mom? (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Highway Rat (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Follow the Swallow (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spinderella (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Night Monkey Day Monkey (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Smartest Giant in Town (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Snail and the Whale (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Magic Paintbrush (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Conjuror Cow (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sharing a Shell (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Wrong Kind of Bark (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
One Ted Falls Out of Bed (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chocolate Mousse for Greedy Goose (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Charlie Cook's Favorite Book (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Quick Brown Fox Cub (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Worm Looks for Lunch (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rosie's Hat (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
The False Tooth Fairy (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Odd Pet (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Scrap Rocket (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dig, Dig, Dig! (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sam's Pot (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mum Bug's Bag (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Singing Dad (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Paula the Vet (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Miss, Miss! (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Doctor Duck (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
This and That (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Shopping List (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Clare and the Fair (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hippo Has a Hat (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Snake and the Drake (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Queen Aneena's Feast (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Wrong Kind Of Knight (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spike Says (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tadpoles (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom and Other Songs (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Top Cat (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zak And The Vet (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Pot of Gold (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Princess and the Wizard (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tiddler (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Red Man and the Green Man (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tyrannosaurus Drip (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pirates (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bob Bug and the Insect Club (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ron Rabbit's Big Day (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tim's Bad Mood (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Wishing Elf (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pen-Pals (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bob Bug (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fish and Chips (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Splash and Squelch (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Deer and the Earwig (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Upside Down Browns (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gran Is Cross (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where Were You, Bert? (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Big Match (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Trunk and the Skunk (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
No Milk Today (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sue Kangaroo (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Leroy (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Songbirds (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
One Mole Digging A Hole (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tabby McTat (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ron Rabbit's Egg (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Smartest Giant in Town Activity Book (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cat Naps (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mix, Mix, Mix (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Pins and the Pegs (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pen Fun (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Is It? (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Doll in the Bin (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mr Zed (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Big Cod (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Seven Kids (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Toddle Waddle (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tyrannosaurus Drip. Activity Book (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Troll (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cave Baby (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Freddie and the Fairy (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Rhyming Rabbit (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jack and the Flumflum Tree (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Goat Goes to Playgroup (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Swallows and Spiders (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Animals in School (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Singing Mermaid (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Moan, Moan, Moan! (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jack and the Giants (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Back to Bed (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
My Cat (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tails (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stop Chatting, Bill (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Paper Dolls (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom Colouring Book (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Animal Music (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sugarlump and the Unicorn (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wake Up Do, Lydia Lou! (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Best Friends (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Planet Emerald (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stick Man's First Words (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Further Adventures of the Owl and the Pussy-Cat (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Flying Bath (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Scarecrows' Wedding (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Highway Rat Activity Book (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
What the Jackdaw Saw (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Detective Dog (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
There's an Owl in My Towel (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Everywhere Bear (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Ugly Five (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Whoosh! Went the Witch (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Cook and the King (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Animalphabet (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cereal Superfan: A Bloomsbury Young Reader (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Go-Away Bird (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Snail and the Whale Seaside Nature Trail (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Smeds and the Smoos (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Teeny Weeny Genie (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom Push-Pull-Slide (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Hospital Dog (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
It's a Little Baby (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom Jigsaw Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Counting Creatures (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let’s Find Stick Man (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Woolly Bear Caterpillar (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Christmas Pine (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Baddies (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom Touch and Feel Book (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Welcome to the World (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Plays

Birthday Surprise (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Turtle Tug (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Top of the Mops (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Waiter! Waiter! (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Problem Page (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Monster in the Cave (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Head in the Sand (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Cinderella Play (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stop Thief (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Last Egg (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Sockosaurus (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Smell of the Cakes (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tricking the Tiger (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Genie (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Doctor Doctor (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
School Quiz (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Fish in the Tree (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Billy Goats Gruff (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Hare and the Tortoise (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Emperor's Head (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
The What the Ladybird Heard Play (With: Lydia Monks) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The What the Ladybird Heard Next Play (With: Lydia Monks) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Room on the Broom Play (With: Axel Scheffler) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chariots and Champions (With: Thomas Docherty) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of's Songbirds Collections Books

The Trunk and The Skunk and Other Stories (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bob Bug and Other Stories (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
My Phonics Activity Book (With: Clare Kirtley) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ron Rabbit's Egg and Other Stories (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Singing Dad and Other Stories (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Collections

with Axel Scheffler
Tim's Bad Mood and Other Stories (1970)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Twist of Tales (With: Peter Bailey) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wriggle and Roar!: Rhymes to Join in With (With: Nick Sharratt) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crazy Mayonnaisy Mum (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Play Time (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Ox and the Yak and Other Stories (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
My Cat and Other Stories (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where Is the Snail and Other Stories (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tadpoles and Other Stories (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where Were You Bert and Other Stories (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Leroy and Other Stories (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Poems to Perform: A Classic Collection Chosen by the Children's Laureate (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shuffle and Squelch (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Treasury of Songs (With: Axel Scheffler) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Story Treasury (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sugarlump and the Unicorn and Other Stories (With: Sophie Thompson,David Tennant,Joanna Page,Lauren Laverne,Lydia Monks,Julian Clary,Imelda Staunton,Noma Dumezweni) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
My Story Treasury (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spike Says and Other Stories (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

The Room on the Broom Cookbook (With: Axel Scheffler) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Bug Club Books

Meddlers: The Not-So-Merry-Go-Round (By: Maureen Haselhurst) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Step Inside a Story (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Plays to Act Tyrannosaurus Drip (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Plays to Act Tiddler (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Flash the Dog Dives In! (By: Jim Eldridge) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Dragon's Tale and Other Beastly Stories (By: Anthony Horowitz,Simone Massoni) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Machines on the Move (By: Clive Gifford) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Missing Milly (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Goha and the Shoes (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Best Bet (With: Charlie Alder) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Frog Fight (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Noises Next Door (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Don't Call Me Mum! (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Flash the Dog Bounces In! (By: Jim Eldridge) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Big Giant, Little Bear (By: Rosalind Kerven) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bug Club Pro Guided Year 6 The Road to Freedom (By: Lesa Cline-Ransome) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Activity Books

with Axel Scheffler, Lydia Monks
The Princess and the Wizard Sticker Book (With: Lydia Monks) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Princess and the Wizard Activity Book (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Pot of Gold Workbook (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Worm Looks for Lunch Workbook (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tiddler Activity Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sugarlump and the Unicorn Sticker Book (With: Lydia Monks) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Singing Mermaid Sticker Book (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Julia Donaldson's Songbirds: My First Reading and Activity Book (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
My First Animal Fun Sticker Book: Over 250 Stickers! (With: Nick Sharratt) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
My First 123 Sticker Book: Over 230 Stickers! (With: Nick Sharratt) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Rhyming Rabbit Sticker Book (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Highway Rat Sticker Activity Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sharing a Shell Sticker Book (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Detective Dog Sticker Book (With: Sara Ogilvie) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Highway Rat Sticker Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tabby McTat Sticker Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom Sound Book (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Room on the Broom Party Book (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monkey Puzzle Make and Do (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Snail and the Whale: Make and Do Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom: A Push, Pull and Slide Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Room on the Broom Sticker Book (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Singing Mermaid Make and Do (With: Lydia Monks) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Snail and the Whale: A Push, Pull and Slide Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Smeds and the Smoos Sticker Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tiddler Sticker Activity Book (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Scarecrows' Wedding Sticker Activity Book (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Smartest Giant in Town: A Push, Pull and Slide Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Smartest Giant in Town Sticker Activity Book (With: Axel Scheffler) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Children's Books

with Wendy Body
One Piece Missing (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jumping Jack (With: Colin Mier) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Magic Jigsaw (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Trial of Wilf Wolf (With: Wendy Body) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Midsummer Dream (With: Wendy Body) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
I Don't Want To! (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Mermaid and the Octopus (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tyrannosaurus Drip Song (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where Is the Snail? (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Teaching Notes (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Young Puffin Story Books Books

The Swoose (By: Dick King-Smith,Marie Corner) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jenius: The Amazing Guinea Pig (By: Dick King-Smith,Brian Floca) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Dinosaur's Diary (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Emily Gravett Picture Books

with Emily Gravett
Wolves (By: Emily Gravett) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Orange Pear Apple Bear (By: Emily Gravett) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monkey And Me (By: Emily Gravett) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Rabbit Problem (By: Emily Gravett) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cave Baby (With: Emily Gravett) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wolf Won't Bite! (By: Emily Gravett) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Matilda's Cat (By: Emily Gravett) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tidy (By: Emily Gravett) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Old Hat (By: Emily Gravett) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cyril and Pat (By: Emily Gravett) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Too Much Stuff (By: Emily Gravett) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
10 Cats (By: Emily Gravett) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
10 Dogs (By: Emily Gravett) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Collins Big Cat Books

Horses’ Holiday (By: Kaye Umansky) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
I Want a Pet! (By: Kaye Umansky,Sarah Horne) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shapes on the Seashore: Band 02A/Red A (By: Ali Teo,Frances Ridley) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to Draw Cartoons: Band 08/Purple (By: Ros Asquith) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Farmer’s Lunch: Band 01A/Pink A (By: John Gordon,Paul Shipton) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rat Naps: Band 01B/Pink B (By: Paul Shipton,Tomislav Zlatic) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Morris Plays Hide and Seek (By: Vivian French) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mountain Mona (By: Vivian French) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Were They Real?: Band 08/Purple (By: Scoular Anderson) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Oliver (By: Charles Dickens,Hilary McKay,Rupert Van Wyk) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jodie the Juggler (By: Vivian French,Beccy Blake) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Great Expectations: Band 15/Emerald (By: Hilary McKay,Stefano Tambellini) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Midsummer Night's Dream (By: Manuel Sumberac,John Dougherty) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tempest (By: John Dougherty) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Helper Bird: Band 03/Yellow (By: Anita Ganeri) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Time-Traveller’s Guide to the Bronze Age (By: Anna Claybourne) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Antony and Cleopatra (By: John Dougherty) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Lonely Penguin (By: Petr Horáček) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Woman who Fooled the Fairies (By: Nick Schon,Rose Impey) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Olympic Heroes (By: Jillian Powell) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Letter to New Zealand (By: Alison Hawes) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
If (By: Mark Beech,Mij Kelly) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Magic Pen (By: Hiawyn Oram,Nick Schon) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
How The Elephant Got His Trunk (By: Lou Kuenzler) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Lion and the Mouse (By: Anthony Robinson) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Amazing Adventures of Batbird (By: Cliff Moon,Nick Schon) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Brave Baby (By: Richard Johnson,Malachy Doyle) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chewy Hughie (By: Jane Clarke) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Porridge Pincher (By: David Wood - UK) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
What’s Underground (By: Gill Munton) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Journey of Humpback Whales (By: Andy Belcher) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fire! Fire! (By: Maureen Haselhurst) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
What Is CGI? (By: Alison Sage,Jon Stuart) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tod and the Trumpet (By: Charlotte Middleton) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Around the World (By: Cliff Moon,James Carter) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crunch and Munch (By: Nora Sands) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Building High (By: Cliff Moon,Maggie Freeman) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wild Weather (By: Chris Oxlade) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
When Arthur Wouldn’t Sleep (By: Joseph Theobald) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Stone Cutter (By: Sean Taylor,Serena Curmi) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mary Anning (By: Anna Claybourne) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Swimming with Dolphins: Band 09/Gold (By: Angie Belcher) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Very Wet Dog (By: François Hall,Damien Harvey) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pet Detectives (By: Kim Blundell,Jana Novotny Hunter) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Day Out (By: Andy Hammond,Anna Owen) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Sneezles (By: Tony Blundell,Jeremy Strong) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Living Dinosaurs (By: Jonathan Scott,Angela Scott) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to be a Pirate (By: Scoular Anderson) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monster Mess (By: Olivia Villet,Tasha Pym) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bart the Shark (By: Jon Stuart,Paul Shipton) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tig in the Dumps (By: Michaela Morgan,Mike Phillips) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pet Detectives: Tortoise Trouble (By: Kim Blundell,Jana Hunter) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chicken Licken (By: Tony Blundell,Jeremy Strong) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Pot of Gold (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
One Night in the Zoo (By: Judith Kerr) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fabulous Creatures – Are they Real? (By: Scoular Anderson) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unusual Traditions (By: John McIlwain) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Famous Explorers: Christopher Columbus and Neil Armstrong (By: Jim Mitchell,Charlotte Guillain) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Catching Flies (By: June Crebbin) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Melrose and Croc Beside the Sea (By: Emma Chichester Clark) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where on Earth? (By: Scoular Anderson) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hercules: Superhero (By: Chris Mould,Diane Redmond) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
I'm Growing a Truck in the Garden (By: Kenn Nesbitt) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Puss in Boots (By: Anna Wilson) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to Be a Viking (By: Scoular Anderson) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spider McDrew and the Egyptians (By: Philip Hopman,Alan Durant) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Great Architects (By: Jilly Hunt) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to be an Ancient Egyptian (By: Scoular Anderson) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tara Binns: High-Flying Pilot (By: Lisa Rajan) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Story of Nian (By: Dr Wee Bee Geok) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Fisherman and his Wife (By: Tanya Landman) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monster in the Mirror (By: Jean Ure,Sholto Walker) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bungleman (By: Julian Mosedale,Jeremy Strong) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Caribbean Carnival (By: Jillian Powell) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spider’s Big Match (By: Philip Hopman,Alan Durant) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Plants, Pollen and Pollinators (By: Becca Heddle) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
You Are Here: Maps and Why We Use Them (By: Isabel Thomas) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Olympic Games (By: John Foster) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tara Binns: Big Idea Engineer (By: Lisa Rajan) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Early Kings of England (By: J.M. Sertori) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to be a Roman (By: Scoular Anderson) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Flash Harriet and the Mystery of the Fiendish Footprints (By: Andy Rowland,Karen Wallace) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Games Player of Zob (By: Jan McCafferty,Paul Shipton) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Boudica (By: Claire Llewellyn) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to Build a House (By: Isabel Thomas) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Great Greek Myths (By: Diane Redmond) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
As You Like It (By: Jo Cotterill) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Arabian Desert (By: Anita Ganeri) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to be an Ancient Greek (By: Scoular Anderson) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Shang Dynasty (By: Cliff Moon,Anna Claybourne) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The World’s First Women Doctors (By: Cliff Moon,Isabel Thomas) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Secret Garden (By: Fleur Hitchcock) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nightmare (By: Berlie Doherty) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fearless Flynn and Other Tales (By: Geraldine McCaughrean,Martin Waddell) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to be a Victorian in 16 Easy Stages (By: Scoular Anderson) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Story of the Suffragettes (By: Joanna Nadin) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Story of the Electric Guitar (By: James Carter) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace (By: Anna Claybourne,Laszlo Veres) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
King Lear (By: Martin Howard) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spotlight on Russia (By: Sue Reid) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Bloomsbury Young Readers Books

Mighty Max (By: Carrie Weston) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Alfie Takes Action (By: Karen Wallace) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cereal Superfan (With: Garry Parsons) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zoom to the Moon (By: Jenny McLachlan) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sports Day (By: Sarah Jennings,Jane Lawes) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jack and the Jungle (By: Malachy Doyle,Paddy Donnelly) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Happy Birthday, Sausage! (By: Michaela Morgan) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cavegirl (By: Abie Longstaff,Shane Crampton) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Get a Move On! (By: Ben Bailey Smith,Mette Engell) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Chocolate Unicorn (By: Jenny McLachlan) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fizzy and Bandit (By: Sarah Crossan) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Flower King (By: Andrew Fusek Peters,Nathan Reed) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tiger Troubles (By: Chitra Soundar,Hannah Marks) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Good Little Wolf (By: A.H. Benjamin,Sarah Aspinall) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crumbs! (By: Ben Bailey Smith) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Manju's Magic Muddle (By: Chitra Soundar,Verónica Montoya) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fizzy and the Party (By: Sarah Crossan) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let's Play, Daddy Bear! (By: Andy Rowland,Dawn McNiff) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Hundred and One Daffodils (By: Malachy Doyle,Denise Hughes) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gingerbread Man (By: Kandace Chimbiri) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Pancake Champ (By: Joanna Nadin) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Monster Who Was Scared of Soap (By: Amy Sparkes) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Lola Bee Bop (By: John Dougherty) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

Flights of Fancy(2019)Description / Buy at Amazon

Julia Donaldson
Author Julia Donaldson (born in 1948) grew up in a tall Victorian London house with her grandmother, parents, uncle, aunt, younger sister Mary, and kitty Geoffrey (really a prince in disguise). Her and Mary argued over which of them would marry him.

She and her sister were always busy creating imaginary characters and mimicking the real ones, and Julia would write shows and choreograph ballets for the both of them. A wind-up gramophone wafted out Chopin waltzes.

For her fifth birthday, her dad gave her a very fat book titled “The Book of a Thousand Poems”. She loved this book. She read the poems, recited and learned them, and made up some of her own. Even though she wanted to be a poet starting back then, she later decided she would rather go on stage. This didn’t quite work out, so she worked other jobs in publishing and teaching. Somehow she has been able to do what she wanted to when she was just five years old. She has a theory this happens to quite a few people.

She studied both French and Drama at Bristol University, where she met a guitar-playing medic named Malcolm that she’s now married to.

Before she and Malcolm had their family, they used to go busking together, and she’d write special songs for each country. The best one she did was about pasta. This busking led to a career in singing and songwriting, primarily for children’s television. She was an expert at writing to order on subjects like window-cleaning, guinea pigs, and awful smells. She would be asked to write songs about throwing crumpled-up wrapping paper into the bin, something she says was a typical request from the BBC.

Julia continued writing “grown-up” songs and performing them in folk clubs and on the radio, and has released them on CD. One such song, sung by Malcolm and titled “Cochon Blues” was played as one of her picks when she was on a Radio 4 program called Desert Island Discs.

“A Squash and A Squeeze”, one of her television songs, was turned into a book in the year 1993, with illustrations by Axel Scheffler. It was fantastic for Julia to hold the book in her hand without it disappearing into the air the same way the songs would. It prompted her to unearth some plays that she’d written for a school reading group, and since then she has had over forty plays published. Most kids love acting and it is a fantastic way to improve their reading skills.

Her real breakthrough was her book “The Gruffalo”, once again illustrated by Axel. They work separately, with her in Glasgow and him in London, but he sends her letters with lovely and funny pictures on the envelopes.

Julia enjoys writing verse a lot, despite it being incredibly difficult at times. In her younger years, she used to memorize poems and it means a lot to her when parents will tell her their kid is able to recite one of her books.

Oddly enough, she finds it even harder to write not in verse, though has gotten the hang of it and has written stories for teenagers, and older kids.

When she writes a rhyming book, she begins with a pen or a pencil, writing it down in a huge exercise book and doing a bunch of doodles along the way. If the book isn’t going to rhyme, she will write it on the computer.

It can take months or even years for the idea to grow inside her mind and for her to plan the book out. This is a very important part of the process. Then, when she’s ready it could take anywhere between a week (for a picture book) and six months (for a chapter book) to actually write it. It took her a year to plan and get all her ideas together for “The Gruffalo”, obviously she was working on other things as well. The actual writing took her only about two weeks.

Julia finds that the actual writing process is hard work. She often gets stuck, or feel that she’s plodding along in an uninspired way. When she realizes that the story is working, it can be quite an exciting feeling and she loves doing all of the polishing touches at the very end. It is lovely when the first rough illustrations show up and she’s able to get a glimpse at how her characters will look.

She writes in her head while out for a walk or in the bath. She has her own study and sometimes she writes in the library or on trains.

When she isn’t busy writing, she’s often performing, in theaters and book festivals. She really enjoys getting the kids in the audience to help her act out the stories and sing all the songs. Malcolm almost always accompanies her too, with his guitar. It feels to Julia as though they have come full circle, back to busking.

Her hobbies include singing, walking, playing the piano, and cycling. Julia is also interested in fungi and wild flowers.

From 2011-2013, she was the UK Children’s Laureate and has been honored with an MBE for Services to Literature.

“Princess Mirror-Belle” is the first novel in the “Princess Mirror-Belle” series and was released in the year 2003. Ellen gets a huge shock when her exact double appears out of the mirror in the bathroom. Only Mirror-Belle is a double with a difference!

She is a princess, and quite a mischievous one. Whether she is riding the ghost train at the fair, wreaking havoc in some department store, or seeing off bullies in the playground, she is a princess with a purpose. She is out to cause as much trouble as she can.

“Princess Mirror-Belle and the Flying Horse” is the third novel in the “Princess Mirror-Belle” series and was released in the year 2006. Princess Mirror-Belle has returned! Once more, the magically mischievous Mirror-Belle pops out of mirrors to lead Ellen into five funny adventures.

Whether she is telling tall tales about her winged pony, turning herself into the strangest Sleeping Beauty, or hunting for a sea monster’s treasure, her magical mayhem is packed full of fun!

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