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 @dandaddad: 3 min read. 7 mins of laughter: https://t.co/3R5lj64wjr
by @TimHopgood - yesterday
RT @yuvalzommer: Goodbye Professor Hawkin. You inspired and taught us all. https://t.co/jgBNGj1gGn
by @TimHopgood - 8 days ago
RT @clpe1: Why is drama essential in today's classrooms? Read Advisory Teacher @DarrenM1974's latest blog on the importance of drama here:…
by @TimHopgood - 9 days ago
Love it! https://t.co/DWhFSBt81F
by @TimHopgood - 14 days ago
@DadsRockEdin @Bookbug_SBT Thank you!
by @TimHopgood - 23 days ago
CLOSED - one year ago
22 CREAM CRACKERS TALL - 4 years ago
FAMOUS NAMES FROM YORK - 4 years ago
VALENCIA! - 4 years ago
A LITTLE FRANKFURTER PREVIEW - 4 years ago