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Jez Alborough

The author of Where’s My Teddy and Hug, children’s author Jez Alborough was born in Kingston upon Thames on 12 November, 1959. His Eddy and the Bear trilogy has sold over 4 million copies and Hug has sold over 1.75 million so far.

His books are funny and introduce children to all kinds of feelings and morals. He is also the author of the bestselling series that started with 1999’s Duck in the Truck. In his spare time, Jez is a keen musician and plays in a blues band.


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Jez Alborough Books

  • Duck in the Truck

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: ADENU
    Paperback 3 years +
    (1)
    Watch out! Here comes Duck in a brand new edition of the first book in the million copy bestselling series! This is the tale of a duck in a truck - a truck that was stuck in some yucky brown muck. A sheep in a jeep and a frog in a bush saw the truck stuck and gave it a push. But the truck stayed stuck! What now, can you guess? Could a goat in a boat get them out of this mess?
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  • My Friend Bear

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: AUIPK
    Paperback 3 years +
    Eddy is feeling sad and so is the Bear. They both wish they had a friend to talk to. All they've got are their teddies, and teddies can't talk. Or can they? A great first look at friendship and feelings from master picture book maker, Jez Alborough.
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  • Where's My Teddy?

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: AJLKO
    Hardback Toddlers
    A celebrated picture book is brought to life as a Mini Pop-Up Classic. Eddy's lost his teddy, Freddy. So off the goes to the wood to find him. But the wood is dark and horrible and little Eddy is in for a gigantic surprise! This timeless and well-loved story is brought to life in a special Mini Pop-Up Classic edition, making it the perfect gift and a book to treasure time and time again. In this book, classic illustrations are brought to life as three-dimensional pop-ups. It is part of a new series of Mini Pop-Up Classics, all featuring distinctive foil spines making it the perfect gift edition. Where's My Teddy and its sequels It's the Bear! and My Friend Bear have sold more than a million copies worldwide.
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  • Tall

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: ADBHH
    Paperback 3 years +
    Bobo the baby chimp is walking through the jungle. Everyone seems to be taller than he is! So he climbs on top of a lizard, a lion cub, an elephant and even a giraffe in his attempt to be tallest...until he wobbles, and wobbles...and slips! Luckily, mummy is there to rescue him. Bobo realizes that sometimes the size you are is the size you're meant to be!
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  • Hug

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: ADBHD
    Paperback 3 years +
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    Ever feel like you need a hug? A really big hug from someone who loves you? That's how Bobo, the little chimp in this book, feels. Walking through the jungle he passes lots of creatures enjoying a cuddle together: elephants, chameleons, lions, giraffes, hippos - even the snakes have got someone special to squeeze. But poor Bobo is alone. Will he ever find the hug he needs?
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  • Captain Duck

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: BHXXS
    Paperback 3 years +
    New cover reissue in million copy best-selling Duck in the Truck series. 'Ahoy there, sailors!' comes a cry. 'Is this a boating trip I spy?' If there are seas to be explored, make way...CAPTAIN DUCK'S ON BOARD! As usual with Duck, things get terribly out of hand when he takes the long-suffering Frog and Sheep on a trip out to sea in Goat's boat! But although Duck likes to think of himself as an expert sailor he soon runs into problems and the friends have to spend a long, cold night out on the rolling waves.
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  • Super Duck

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: BHPIU
    Paperback 3 years +
    Hilarious, action-packed new title in the bestselling Duck in the Truck series from highly-regarded picture book creator, Jez Alborough. Make way SUPER DUCK is here! Goat is eager to try out his new kite with the help of friends, Sheep and Frog. But, just they are about to see if it will fly, Super Duck arrives in his super truck. And, as always when Duck is around, things are bound to go wrong! Indeed it is not long before Frog is carried up into the sky on the end of the kite's string. Poor Frog! Can Super Duck save the day?
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  • Fix It Duck

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: BHXXK
    Paperback 3 years +
    (1)
    New cover reissue in million copy best-selling Duck in the Truck series. Plop! goes the drip that drops from the cup. Duck looks down and Duck looks up. 'A leak in the roof, oh! What bad luck. This is a job for FIX-IT DUCK.' Can he fix it? No he can't! Duck wants to show off his DIY skills. But, the trouble is, when Duck starts fixing things, the problems are only just beginning...
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  • Play

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: BPVBI
    Paperback 3 years +
    Bobo the chimp is back in this perfect picture book for every little monkey that doesn't want to go to bed yet! From the award-winning creator of Hug, Tall and Yes comes another classic picture book for the very youngest children. Using only a handful of words, Jez Alborough skilfully tells the bedtime tale of Bobo the chimp. The sun is still up and this little chimp wants to play with his jungle friends, but then the sun goes down and he's all alone... The perfect bedtime read for every playful little monkey!
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  • Play

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: BGKZX
    Hardback 3 years +
    Bobo the chimp is back in this perfect picture book for every little monkey that doesn't want to go to bed yet!From the award-winning creator of Hug, Tall and Yes comes another classic picture book for the very youngest children. Using only a handful of words, Jez Alborough skilfully tells the bedtime tale of Bobo the chimp. The sun is still up and this little chimp wants to play with his jungle friends, but then the sun goes down and he's all alone... The perfect bedtime read for every playful little monkey!
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  • The Gobble Gobble Moooooo Tractor Book

    Jez Alborough

    Product Code: AARGN
    Paperback 3 years +
    A wonderfully noisy picture book, featuring brand new characters, from the creator of the bestselling The Duck in the Truck. While Farmer Dougal sleeps, Sheep and his friends board the tractor and take turns making engine sounds. But what if their loud honks, moos and squeaks wake the farmer!? Children will love copying animal noises in this joyful story about the power of imaginary play from the internationally renowned creator of Duck in the Truck and Hug.
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