Tim Hopgood is an award-winning picture book author and illustrator. His first book, Our Big Blue Sofa, was published by Macmillan in 2006 and won the Cambridgeshire Read it Again! award for best debut picture book. In 2008 he won the Booktrust Early Years Award for Best Emerging Illustrator, with the hugely successful WOW! Said the Owl. His books for Macmillan include A Dog Called Rod, Here Comes Frankie and his acclaimed preschool titles, TIP TAP Went the Crab, Hooray for Hoppy and Walter's Wonderful Web. Tim's favourite colour is blue, and one of his favourite albums to work to is A Kind Of Blue by Miles Davis. Tim has two children and lives with his wife in York.
Looking for some spooky reads this Halloween? Here are some of our favourite books that fit right into the Halloween spirit.
Filled with witty, uplifting stories and brilliant illustrations, your child will want to read these picture books again and again.
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RT @LittleATheatre: The nights are drawing in, it's getting dark earlier and earlier, and our little owl is absolutely delighted. https://t…
by @TimHopgood - yesterday
@katlikespie Fast work! So pleased you like it.
by @TimHopgood - 2 days ago
RT @BBCArchive: #OTD 1965: The Magic Roundabout first aired on the BBC. Why not make a Dougal glove puppet to mark the occasion? https://t.…
RT @clpe1: Drawing improves writing - We're bringing the #PowerofPictures to more children with @EducEndowFoundn & @theRSAorg: https://t.co…
by @TimHopgood - 3 days ago
RT @DeanCourtYork: Has anyone else seen the #redsun over #York today? Here's a great picture outside @DeanCourtYork https://t.co/7XRfsi21XZ
by @TimHopgood - 4 days ago
CLOSED - one year ago
22 CREAM CRACKERS TALL - 3 years ago
FAMOUS NAMES FROM YORK - 3 years ago
VALENCIA! - 3 years ago
A LITTLE FRANKFURTER PREVIEW - 4 years ago
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