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Sue Hendra

An author and illustrator of over 70 children's books, Sue Hendra is the creator of Barry the Fish with Fingers, Supertato and No-Bot, the Robot with No Bottom. She also wrote the Wanda and the Alien books, which have been adapted into a television series.

Sue graduated from the University of Brighton in 1994 with a graphic design degree and previously worked as an illustrator for many publishers. She still lives in Brighton and has sold over 300,000 copies of her books in the United Kingdom alone.



Sue Hendra Books

  • Supertato and Others Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471178337 - Sue Hendra
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    Sue Hendra's vibrant and fun-filled picture books are favourites with so many children and this collection contains 10 of her best stories.

    Young readers will love reading about Barry the Fish with Fingers, Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell and Keith the Cat with the Magic Hat.

    These books are marvellously madcap and will be enjoyed over and over again. They're great fun to read aloud!
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    Sue Hendra's Supertato makes a mash of things when he comes up against the Evil Pea in the supermarket aisle. Will his Veggie friends be able to help him divert disaster?

    This bright and vibrant story is absolutely hilarious and a great way of showing children aged 3 and over juts how much fun reading can be.
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    Meet Supertato! He's always there for you when the chips are down. He's the superhero with eyes everywhere - and he's about to meet his arch nemesis. The fabulous new character from Sue Hendra, the bestselling illustrator of Barry the Fish with Fingers and Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell.
  • AZNJP 3 years +
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    It's Sports Day in the supermarket and all the veggies are in training. Everyone has been practising hard and is ready and raring to go. However, a new competitor joins the event, accompanied by The Evil Pea, and is determined to win all the prizes. Things don't seem quite right...but will Supertato be able to foil his nemesis' plan in time? Another laugh-out-loud story from the bestselling, award-winning Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet.
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    Fish come from all over the ocean to see Puffy the Puffer Fish's amazing bubbles. Big bubbles, small bubbles, square bubbles ...they've never seen anything quite so amazing, that is until Barry arrives on the scene. Barry is a fish with fingers and he's going to put them to good use. The fish are amazed. Life under the sea will never be the same again ...
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    Barry and his fishy friends are playing Hide and Seek. Puffy finds a great hiding place in an old wreck, but he gets scared out of his wits when he sees a hairy monster lurking in the shadows. Luckily Barry the fish with fingers comes to the rescue - and discovers that the 'monster' is a friendly seahorse who just needs a haircut!
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    Norman is a slug who longs to be a snail - if only he could find a shell! Kids will laugh out loud at Norman's crazy antics as he goes to hilarious lengths to find a shell of his own. But will he be satisfied once he finds one, or will his dreams get bigger and bigger and bigger? Another crazy character from the creator of the hit picture book Barry the Fish with Fingers.
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    Join Supertato, the veggies and a certain Evil Pea on their brand new adventure in the bestselling SUPERTATO series by Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet! When a game of hide-and-seek turns into an EPIC treasure hunt, the veggies must face fearsome foes, the impassable Cactus Canyon and the dangerous Valley of DOOM! Will our heroes EVER make it to treasure aisle? Perfect for fans of Oi Frog! PRAISE FOR THE SUPERTATO SERIES: 'Hilarious... One of the funniest picture books this year - read it and laugh out loud!' Creative Steps Magazine 'Hendra introduces another very silly but irresistible creation in the grand tradition of Barry, Norman, Keith et al.' Bookseller 'Full of humour, action and excitement, with glorious illustrations, this is another winner from a great team. Parents in Touch
  • Supertato Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471172359 - Sue Hendra
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    He's always there when the chips are down and is ready to save the city from going to mash - it's the one and only Supertato!

    This collection contains three of Sue Hendra's vibrant picture books starring the super spud. In the first one, he meets his arch-nemesis for the first time and makes it his mission not to boil down under pressure; Veggies Assemble finds anarchy coming to the supermarket aisles and only a caped potato can solve it...

    Finally there's Run, Veggies, Run - a laugh-out-loud story that finds Sports Day coming to the supermarket. However, there's a new competitor from the aisles - and he's joined up with The Evil Pea in an attempt to win ALL the prizes. Can Supertato foil his nemesis's plan?

    Format: paperback
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    Cake has been invited to a party. He's very excited! He's never been to a birthday party before. And he doesn't know what to expect. But as the candles on his party hat begin to burn and the other party guests start to sing, Cake starts to think that this is one party he'd rather not be at . . .Introducing an irresistibly loveable character, Cake is a brilliantly funny story from the award-winning creators of Supertato, I Need A Wee and Barry the Fish With Fingers. Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet fans will be roaring their support for this delightful picture book hero!
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    A lonely young snowball, stuck at the top of a mountain, decides to visit the local town for a bit of fun - but on his way he trips, falls, and starts to roll . . . and when a snowball rolls through snow, we all know what happens! This snowball picks up not only snow, but a myriad of other crazy things on his way down - a sheep, a line of washing and even a bear on a bike. A brilliant and crazy story, written in bouncy rhyme, Snowball is a wonderfully funny and hugely enjoyable adventure by Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet.
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    The perfect gift for fans of The Evil Pea (and Supertato!) - this brilliant set comes with the funny and festive Supertato: Evil Pea Rules book, and your very own Evil Pea toy, ready to cause mayhem... It's all very well being a superhero and saving the day... but what if there was no one there to cause the chaos? To provide these heroes with their chances to shine? Would we even need superheroes?! Fortunately, this isn't something we will have to worry about any time soon. The Evil Pea is BACK! And this time he has his biggest, most dastardly plan yet to take over the supermarket... From bestselling, award-winning duo Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet comes the story of the much-loved Supertato's nemesis - The Evil Pea. 'There's lots of anarchic fun to be had in this joyous romp of a story with a very Christmassy feel ... Full of humour, action and excitement, with glorious illustrations, this is another winner from a great team.' Parents in Touch
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    A wonderful new character from the bestselling creators of Barry the Fish with Fingers and the illustrator of Goodnight Digger.Simon is an odd, stripey sock. He lives in the drawers with all the other socks. Every day two socks get picked to go on an adventure. The sparklies go to parties. The woolies go the park. The smarts go to school. Everyone has a pair... except Simon. Will he ever find his perfect match? An hilarious story celebrating friendship and difference from an exciting new picture book partnership.
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    Doug and Trevor are best friends who love playing in the garden. But one day Doug gets dug up! Stuck at the top of a tower block can Doug find his way back to his friend or will he be trapped forever?
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    A reissue of this hilarious picture book with a stunning glittery cover. Written by Sue Hendra, the creator of the bestselling Barry the Fish with Fingers (88,000 copies sold in the UK alone) and Norman the Slug with a Silly Shell (83,000 copies sold in the UK alone), and illustrated by Liz Pichon, the creator of The Brilliant World of Tom Gates. Dave is a great big ol' greedy guts. He loves his dinners. One unfortunate day, after eating a bit too much, he gets stuck in his cat flap. How will he escape? The answer will have you rolling around the floor with laughter. 'A simple story brilliantly told, with a hilarious conclusion.' The Bookbag 'I laughed so much I farted!' Edward, aged 6
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    Bernard the Robot loses his bottom on the park swing, and sets off to find it. Every time he gets close, it disappears again! Bird was using it as a nest, but it was too heavy; Bear used it in his drum kit, but it was too tinny; the Squirrels built sandcastles with it...and now it looks as if they're sailing away in it. Will Bernard EVER get his bottom back?
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    Fish come from all over the ocean to see Puffy the Puffer Fish's amazing bubbles. Big bubbles, small bubbles, square bubbles ...they've never seen anything quite so amazing, that is until Barry arrives on the scene. Barry is a fish with fingers and he's going to put them to great use. The fish are amazed. Life under the sea will never be the same again ...
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    Keith is not your average cat. Keith is a cat with magical powers - or at least a magic hat. But when one day, Keith loses his magic hat he discovers that magic is still possible. A new board book edition of this fabulous feel-good story with another endearingly crazy character from Sue Hendra.
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    Alan the bear has a problem. He needs a wee! But there are so many things he would rather do first. Will he make it to the loo on time? And when he gets there, will there be a queue?! Uh-oh...
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    When a sack of presents lands - THWACK - right by Norman's stocking he is overcome with excitement. He really must have been a very good slug this year. But after a frenzy of unwrapping he spots a label - and realises that none of the presents were meant for him, but had in fact fallen off Father Christmas's sleigh. Norman knows he has to get the presents to the family they're meant for - but how can he manage it on time? Can one little slug save Christmas?
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    Meet Supertato! He's always there for you when the chips are down. He's the superhero with eyes everywhere - and he's about to meet his arch nemesis. Help him save the day with your very own Supertato toy! The fabulous new character from Sue Hendra, the bestselling illustrator of Barry the Fish with Fingers and Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell.
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    "It's midnight!" shouted Skelly Sid. "But what do we all care? How can we think of sleeping when there's music in the air ...?" Four silly skeletons dance off with a skip and a hop, and not one of them sees the GREAT BIG DROP! Luckily, Auntie June is there to patch them up. Even if they end up in a bit of a muddle. A rollicking, rhythmical story perfect to read aloud, made even more zany and hilarious by Sue Hendra's bright, bold illustrations. Just right for making kids jump - and then making them laugh.
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    Follow Gordon the Balloon on his adventures around the world; learning new things, meeting people and avoiding all the dangers which come with being a balloon. Gordon is having a great time travelling with the circus when a storm hits their ship, leaving them stranded on an island! What will they do? Lost in the middle of the ocean and with no means of escape, it's up to Gordon to save the day. The bestselling, award-winning Sue and Paul bring their brilliant comedic talents to this incredibly child-friendly idea that has the possibility to develop into a wider series.
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    Barry the Fish with Fingers is a very special fish and has lots of friends! They love to play together and they have just enough time to fit in some games before it's time for bed...

    Join Barry and his friends on a bath time adventure, and then get ready to sleep with this delightful bath and bed book set, complete with your very own Barry!

    Please note: The image shown is the front and back view of the product. The set includes a bath toy, bath book and bedtime board book.