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Ian Whybrow

Best known for the Harry and the Dinosaurs series, author Ian Whybrow has actually written over 100 children's books and his work has been published in 27 different languages across 28 different countries. Before becoming an author, Ian worked in secondary education teaching English, drama and eventually progressing to headmaster.

Born on 3 May, 1941 in Gillingham, Kent, he grew up in Margate and Hong Kong. He now lives in Harrow and enjoys walking, swimming, cycling reading and the theatre. Having published books since 1989, Ian is highly regarded for his ability to tell inventive and original stories.



Ian Whybrow Books

  • Say Hello to the Animals Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781509829163 - Ian Whybrow
    SAYH 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
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    These gentle picture books from author Ian Whybrow will encourage children to say hello to a charming array of friendly animals.

    From those who live on the farm to the jungle and snow, these are lovely little books to read over and over again. They have rhyming text and beautiful artwork to pore over.

    There's even a bedtime book that has animals getting set for sleep - perfect for encouraging your little ones to do the same.
  • AECBG 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Harry and his bucketful of dinosaurs are going on holiday to Australia and can't wait. But everything is very different down under. There are lots of new sights, sounds and experiences and, without Nan there to comfort them, Harry and Tyrannosaurus begin to feel a bit homesick. Luckily, a surprise gift makes all the difference and they soon all have a raaah-tastic time!
  • BUC2 Toddlers
    Ian Whybrow
    Toddlers
    (1)
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    Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs by Ian Whybrow is guaranteed to appeal to toddlers from 1+ who are fascinated by dinosaurs. The bright, attractive illustrations by Adrian Reynolds add lots of character.

    Harry's devotion to his dinosaur friends, discovered in Nan's attic, makes for a touching tale. Toddlers everywhere will identify with him when he realises they've gone missing, but, don't worry, all is not lost...
  • ADBXB 3 years +
    Ian Whybrow
    3 years +
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    Harry's robot has to go to the robot hospital to get fixed. So Nan and Harry decide to make their own robot while he's being mended. Then when Nan has to go into hospital (to get mended as well), Harry knows exactly what to do to help her get better!
  • ADBOP 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Harry and his dinosaurs love birthday parties, so Harry's disappointed when big sister, Sam, says she's going to one - alone. Not only is it Mr. Oakley's birthday, but Harry finds out that it's the dinosaurs' one hundred millionth birthday too! Harry decides to throw a surprise birthday party and soon even Sam helps to make the party treats. Mum invites Mr. Oakley over and he is very surprised when he arrives; in fact, everyone agrees that it's the best birthday party ever!
  • ADCFK 3 years +
    Ian Whybrow
    3 years +
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    When Harry and the dinosaurs go to the museum they see Roman swords and spears, Egyptian mummies and lots of Harry's ancestors. The dinosaurs want Harry to help them to find their ancestors...and that's how Harry gets lost! Will Mum and Nan know where to look for him?
  • AHRYC 3 years +
    Ian Whybrow
    3 years +
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    Harry's football team are trying their best, but they just keep getting in each other's way. But, luckily, Harry soon learns the best trick of all ...teamwork! So together Harry, his friends and their mascot auruses win the best prize ever...
  • ATGMJ
    Ian Whybrow
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    Look out - there's a Ticklemonster about! And he's off to tickle all his animal friends, from the pigs on the farm to penguins at the zoo. Join Tom and Bear as they follow him on his adventures, but watch out - you might get tickled too! This fun board book features a laugh-out-loud text by Ian Whybrow that is full of witty rhymes and silly scenarios, and illustrations by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo. Bursting with funny details, The Tickle Book has a flap to lift on every page, so children can join in the fun! Also from Axel Scheffler and Ian Whybrow: The Bedtime Bear and The Christmas Bear.
  • TKBK 3 years +
    Ian Whybrow & Axel Scheffler
    3 years +
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    There's a Ticklemonster about in this fantastically funny lift-the-flap book from Ian Whybrow and Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler.

    The Ticklemonster wants to tickle all his animal friends - from the pigs on the farm to the penguins at the zoo and Tom and Bear are prepared to follow him all the way. But your children better watch out; they might just get tickled as well!

    Full of witty rhymes and silly scenarios, this laugh-out-loud board book will make your children laugh just as much as if they were being tickled. The interactive flaps add an extra element of fun.
  • BDSOB
    Ian Whybrow
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    A new edition of the first novel about much-loved character Little Wolf from the author of the MEERKAT MADNESS books and HARRY AND THE BUCKETFUL OF DINOSAURS. All Little Wolf wants to do is stay at home with Mum and Dad and Baby brother Smellybreff. Instead he's packed off to Cunning College to learn the 9 Rules of Badess and earn his Gold BAD Badge from his wicked Uncle Bigbad. He sets off on his journey, sending letters home as he adventures in the big wide world. A hilarious adventure from the author of MEERKAT MADNESS
  • AAEAN 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Everyone has their favourite Harry story and here they all are in this roaringly good collection at this amazingly good price! This superb collection features Harry and the Snow King, Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs, Harry and the Robots, Romp in the Swamp and Harry and the Dinosuars say 'Raaah!' Read about how Harry first found his beloved dinosaurs, their adventures together in the scary swamp and discover just how brave they all are when they visit the dentist. There are even two stories just about Harry.
  • AAEAM 3 years +
    Ian Whybrow
    3 years +
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    It's Harry's first day at school. He and his dinosaurs are very excited and perhaps a little bit nervous. But when Harry's dinosaur friends don't join him in the classroom, Harry's not so sure he's going to like school, but the dinosaurs come to the rescue and Harry and his new friend learn just how much fun school can really be! This is an ideal book to prevent first-day-at-school nerves.
  • ASQFI
    Ian Whybrow
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    Bedtime isn't bedtime without your favourite bear - and Tom's bear is on his way! Follow Bear on his adventures as he finds his way back to Tom, from cycling through the jungle with a tiger to hitching a lift with a sheep on a jeep. This fun board book features a laugh-out-loud text full of witty rhymes and silly scenarios from Ian Whybrow, and illustrations by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo, that are bursting with funny details, The Bedtime Bear is a bedtime book with a difference - and there's a flap to lift on every page, so children can join in the fun! Also from Axel Scheffler and Ian Whybrow: The Tickle Book and The Christmas Bear.
  • AUMNO
    Ian Whybrow
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    When Santa sets off to deliver the presents poor Christmas Bear is left behind. How will Bear make it to Tom's house in time for Christmas morning? With plenty of novelties to play with, from flaps and tabs to wheels and mini pop-ups, little hands will love to follow Christmas Bear's adventures as he travels far and wide.
  • AIYOX
    Ian Whybrow
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    The first animal in the hilarious Awesome Animals series - awesome adventures with the wildest wildlife. The third Meerkat Madness book in the hilarious Awesome Animals series - awesome adventures with the wildest wildlife. The Really Mad Mob is expanding! With new faces joining familiar ones in Far Burrow, the thrill-seeking meerkat pups have more exciting adventures ahead of them. Join Uncle Fearless and the intrepid pups in a brand new, sky-high Kalahari escapade! More hilarious adventures from the creator of Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs.
  • ABFCC
    Ian Whybrow
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    Told in Ian Whybrow's unique style this hilarious animal adventure starring ever-popular meerkats is a funny, fast-paced, sure-fire hit. Meerkat Madness is the story of a burrow of meerkat pups and their eccentric babysitter, Uncle Fearless who once travelled to the Blah-Blah camp at the edge of the desert. Truth be told, Uncle is a bit of a show-off but the pups love his colourful stories even if they don't really believe them. But then they find a mysterious object buried in the sand and it isn't long before they are caught up in a daring adventure of their own! A hilarious story about ever-endearing meerkats from the creator of the Little Wolf books.
  • AUPBU
    Ian Whybrow
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    A sixth Little Wolf novel featuring this number one cub and pack of friends as they have the pirate adventure of a lifetime! Following the success of the Little Wolf series internationally plus the animated film shown at Christmas 2002, a sixth Little Wolf novel will be welcomed by his many fans. Featuring all Little Wolf's friends - Yeller, Stubbs, Normus, and that pesky little brother Smellybreff in his sailor suit. Little Wolf is a pirate cheef [sic] in this new adventure, and he is after the treasure left by a long-lost relative: Blackfur the Backbiter. But a contemporary pirate called Cap'n Froshus is determined to find the treasure too and this Cap'n Froshus has eyes that hypnotise and a strange peppery smell. Could it Little Wolf's old adversary Mr Twister the Fox - yo ho ho and a bobble of glug, it could be! Ian Whybrow's inventiveness knows no bounds. He has managed to create another unique and hilarious adventure about Little Wolf, who now has millions of new fans [2.1million] through Channel 4 television's broadcast at Christmas.
  • AUPBT
    Ian Whybrow
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    A fifth title [fourth novel] about Little Wolf as he and his friends set up the Yelloweyes Forest Detective Agency. The fourth novel about Little Wolf, his cousin Yeller, baby brother Smellybreff, Stubbs Crow and Normus Bear who set up the Yelloweyes Forest Detective Agency . Following the departure of their main teacher and star attraction of Haunted Hall for Small Horrors, Little and chums close the school to become forest detectives. Their specialities are tracking and trailing with Stubbs Crow being the flying squad; Smellbreff specialising in small clues and Normus Bear specialising in large clues. Written in letter form by Little Wolf, who specialises in appalling spelling, this novel is sure to follow in the footsteps of the previous 3 in delighting young and older readers. Sales of the previous titles exceed 100,000 copies [including huge sales in last year's Books for Schools campaign] and the books have been translated into ten languages and are now published in the USA too.
  • BKGTJ
    Ian Whybrow
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    Take a trip to the north pole and join the little husky as he scampers off on the snow and ice to say hello to all his animal friends. Meet a polar bear, a snowy owl and a cute little seal too! Toddlers will love to join in calling out the animals' noises as they turn the pages of this beautiful book and discover the winter wonderland inside. The satisfying rhyming text by Ian Whybrow, author of the bestselling The Tickle Book, and the cuddly animals, beautifully illustrated by Ed Eaves, make Say Hello to the Snowy Animals the perfect Christmas present for young children and a book to be enjoyed all year round.
  • BEYIH
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    Harry thinks he's too old for his bucketful of dinosaurs but they think he's wrong! He looked after them when he was little and now they want to stick by him - forever ...When a mysterious set of plastic dinosaur cards appear on his key-ring, Harry discovers he can call on an army of Back-Up Dinosaurs. Just a rub with his finger calls up some MONSTER-sized muscle! In this adventure, Harry and his friends are kayaking when they discover someone is stealing rare birds' eggs. But there's a SURPRISE in store for the thief!
  • AMVQD
    Ian Whybrow
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    A laugh-out-loud new picture book from the author of Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs series and the illustrator of the Dinosaur that Pooped series. Uncle Fearless is sure he can look after the baby meerkats all by himself. But taking charge is not as easy as it seems - especially with Trouble about: that naughty meerkat! So, whatever will he do when the meerkats suddenly find themselves in danger?
  • BEAFX
    Ian Whybrow
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    A new edition of the second novel about much-loved character Little Wolf, as he sets up his Adventure Academy with his cousin Yeller and little brother Smellybreff. From the author of the MEERKAT MADNESS books and HARRY AND THE BUCKETFUL OF DINOSAURS. Little Wolf inherits two things from his Uncle Bigbad - his gold and Cunning College, his school of badness. Little and his cousin Yeller decide that BADNESS is out and that ADVENTURES are in. But their first mistake is thinking that they can buy adventures. Their second mistake is to reply to Mister Marvo's advert for Instant Adventures [Scary but Safe]. The result is they find themselves caught up in a real adventure. But Little is scared of bangs; snow gives Yeller the trembles and...Smellybreff gets cubnapped. Will they be able to get through Frettnin Forest and over the Grim Mountains? Will they manage to cross the Perrilus Pass into Grimshire? Can they battle across the White Wildness, the Shivering Seas and conquer Vile Island. YOU BET THEY CAN! Little Wolf's letters about his daring deeds will delight anyone with a sense of fun, both young or old, especially those who have already enjoyed Little Wolf's Book of Badness.
  • AFJQC
    Ian Whybrow
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    The first animal in the hilarious AWESOME ANIMALS series - awesome adventures with the wildest wildlife. Told in Ian Whybrow's unique style this hilarious Christmas adventure starring ever-popular meerkats is a funny, fast-paced, sure-fire hit. More hilarious adventures featuring Uncle Fearless, Skeema, Mimi and Little Dream - the all-star cast of MEERKAT MADNESS, from the creator of the Little Wolf books. It's Christmas in the Kalahari and the Really Mad Mob of meerkats are about to have a very Merry Meerkat Christmas indeed!
  • AMHXL 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. In George's Bright Idea, business for George's parents' fish and chip shop is not good. Luckily, when George decides to clean the house to help his parents, he comes up with a super idea that will make everything a lot better. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.