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.
RT @guacandrolluk: Here's a snap. Also, should you wish to remind @TimHopgood that he promised me he'd get me a dog when I turned six, that…
by @TimHopgood - yesterday
RT @Soc_of_Authors: The Power of Pictures - a fascinating blog from @charliehacking on the effectiveness of teaching with picture books: ht…
by @TimHopgood - 10 days ago
DON'T MISS OUT! WOW! Said The Owl is heading to @StratfordCircus @HGtheatre @jacksons_lane https://t.co/YyfMQtXUkZ
RT @popexxiii: Nice drawing Tim Hopgood... if that's even your real name! https://t.co/IleOnYDXXp https://t.co/Ou7SL0oszj
by @TimHopgood - 16 days ago
Cover spotting! #bolognabookfair So thrilled to see this HUGE banner @OUPChildrens @Peter_Marley_ New songbook publ… https://t.co/rhoXutpBiA
CLOSED - 11 months ago
22 CREAM CRACKERS TALL - 3 years ago
FAMOUS NAMES FROM YORK - 3 years ago
VALENCIA! - 3 years ago
A LITTLE FRANKFURTER PREVIEW - 3 years ago
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