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The Dinosaur That Pooped A Princess. Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter. Illustrated by Garry Parsons
 

Danny and Dinosaur are convinced that a damsel in distress needs their help… the only problem is, they aren’t sure where she actually is.

So they set off through Fairy Tale Land to track her down, but things don’t go exactly to plan…

Can Dinosaur make it through Fairy Tale Land without eating everything in sight?
And do all princesses really need to be rescued?

Packed with prehistoric cheekiness, punchy girl power and, of course, lots and lots of poop!

"A work of Genius" The Bookseller

From the totally gross imaginations of bestselling authors Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter (and with disgustingly glorious artwork from Garry Parsons) the Dinosaur That Pooped series are full of laugh out loud rhymes and more poop than you can cope with!

Red Fox Picture Books (6 Sept. 2018)

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The Greatest Magician in the World.  Matt Edmondson & Garry Parsons
 

Elliot is mad about magic. Completely and utterly mad. It’s all he talks about, all he thinks about, and even all he dreams about! And it’s not surprising, because magic is in Elliot’s blood. His great grandfather had once been known as The Greatest Magician in the World and Elliot is desperate to follow in his footsteps. But it’s tricky when the only magic book in the library is missing half its pages, and there’s no one around to teach you. 

But all that’s about to change when Elliot discovers a long lost letter from his great grandfather and embarks on a magical adventure that could change his life forever!

Written by former professional magician and TV and radio star Matt Edmondson, and illustrated by the bestselling Garry Parsons, The Greatest Magician in the World is an incredible interactive novelty gift book featuring a brilliantly witty and exciting quest story, a cast of personality-packed magicians and everything you need to perform seven jaw-dropping magic tricks. Prepare to be amazed!

Read and interview Garry about the making of this book in News & Features
Published by Macmillan 2017. 
 
"This large format hardback accompanies the sweet story about believing in yourself with a series of fantastic magic tricks. Readers can learn card tricks, counting tricks and other puzzles with everything that’s needed included in various ingenious slots, boxes and envelopes, engineered to provide an exciting book full of brilliant activities, as well as a story."  BookTrust.
 
"The perfect family entertainment for Christmas Day."  Sunday Express
 
"Extra special"  The Week Junior 
 
"This interactive gift book features a witty and exciting quest story, a cast of personality-packed magicians and everything you need to perform seven jaw-dropping magic tricks."  Gransnet  
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Molly's Magic Wardrobe. Search for the Fairy Star. Adam & Charlotte Guillain & illustrated by Garry Parsons
 

The Fairytale Hairdresser meets Narnia in this magical new picture book series about a girl and her enchanted dressing-up wardrobe! 

Join Molly on her first magical adventure as she discovers an enchanted dressing-up wardrobe full of costumes in her Granny's house. 

There are so many costumes to choose from in her magic dressing-up wardrobe. Today she’s going to be . . . a fairy! 

With a whizz, a pop and a shower of stars, Molly is whisked off to Fairyland!

Egmont April 05 2018  (Available for re-order)
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 Happy Easter Tooth Fairy!  Peter Bentley & Garry Parsons
 

The Tooth Fairy helps the Easter Bunny hide eggs inside wellington boots, under logs and inside a wheelbarrow. All is set for the Easter egg hunt until one of the children loses her wobbly tooth! Will the Tooth Fairy come to the rescue?

Following the much-loved The Tooth Fairy's Christmas and The Tooth Fairy's Royal Visit.

Hodder 2018  (Available for re-order)
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The Tooth Fairy's Royal Visit. Peter Bentley 
The Tooth Fairy has a very special job this evening – the little prince has lost his first tooth! He’s asleep in his bedroom somewhere in the palace. But the palace is so enormous – how will the fairy ever find him? On the way she helps a little old lady to find her missing dentures, and the lady helps the fairy in return. And then it dawns on the fairy that the old lady looks vaguely familiar…
 
Published by Hodder Hardback 9th March 2017. Paperback June 2017.
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The Tooth Fairy's Christmas

When the Tooth Fairy is lost on Christmas Eve, who will rescue her? Why Father Christmas of course!

Peter Bently & Garry Parsons - Hodder.  October 2014.

"Garry Parsons does both characters proud with his swirling, atmospheric illustrations." (The Independent)

"Lots of fun for young children". (Angels & Urchins)

"...to be added to the roster of awesome Christmas books" (Read It Daddy)

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Nuddy Ned's Christmas.   Kes Gray
Santa's sleigh was on its way
just leaving Lanzarote.
"Goodness Gracious," Blitzen cried.
"Did I just see a botty?"

It's Christmas Eve, and minus three, but Ned doesn't care. While other people are dressed in duffle coats and parkas, Ned is running riot, and he's completely starkers! And there is a very special person Ned just can't wait to meet!

A laugh-out-loud riotous romp with an energetic rhyming text and strategically placed flaps to protect Ned's modesty. From the author of Oi Frog and the illustrator of The Dinosaur That Pooped series.  Published by Bloomsbury 2016. Available to pre order.

 

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Ten Spooky Skeletons

Join the skeletons as they go on a counting adventure in search of friends in this peek-through picture book with a spooky twist and a glow-in-the-dark finale!

Garry Parsons & Patricia Hegarty. Little Tiger Press. Hard back edition published September 2015.

"...Ten Spooky Skeletons is a brilliantly illustrated book that has some lovely glow in the dark elements"  The Book Bag.

 

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Are You The Pirate Captain?

First Mate Hugh has prepared the pirate ship and its motley crew for a trip out to sea. There's just one thing missing - a pirate captain to lead them.

Gareth P Jones & Garry Parsons - Andersen Press. Hard back edition published August 6th 2015.

"With its jaunty rhyming telling and gigglesome visuals, this swashbuckling tale, complete with sea shanty is likely to appeal to would-be young sea dogs especially those who enjoy a book where things are not quite as they seem." (Red Reading Hub)
"The text bounces along in rhyme, swishing readers along to a satisfying end. It just begs to be read aloud!" (Books for Keeps)
"Revel in the rhythm and rhyme of this colourful tale." (Early Years Educator)

Nominated for the 2016 Kate Greenaway Medal

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The Dinosaurs are Having a Party!

The Dinosaurs are having a party, it starts precisely at three. But I'm a boy not a dinosaur so I'm pleased they've invited me.

But the dinosaurs are planning to serve a special dish and perhaps all is not as it seems...

"Colourful illustrations are antic. Charming silliness." (New York Times)

"Dinosaur lovers will be delighted with this quirky story and parents will not tire of reading what is bound to become a favourite, time and again!" (EYE)
"Guaranteed to please." (Kirkus Reviews)
"Bouncing rhyme and a visual feast of laughs and thrills there's lots to enjoy here." (Books for Keeps)
"Action-packed… written in fun, rhyming verse." (Creative Steps)

Gareth P Jones & Garry Parsons - Andersen Press. August 2014.

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That Naughty Meerkat!

When the Tooth Fairy is lost on Christmas Eve, who will rescue her? Why Father Christmas of course!

Ian Whybrow & Garry Parsons - Harper Collins.  March 26th 2015

Uncle Fearless is sure he can look after the baby meerkats all by himself. But taking charge is not as easy as it seems – especially with Trouble about: that naughty meerkat! What will he do when the meerkats suddenly find themselves in danger?

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The Dinosaur That Pooped A Lot!

Best selling World Book Day title for 2015.
In this special little World Book Day book from the creators of The Dinosaur That Pooped a Planet!, Danny and Dinosaur remember their previous adventures.

Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter & Garry Parsons -  2015

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The Dinosaur That Pooped The Bed!

Danny and Dinosaur want to watch telly but Mum won't let them until they've tidied their room. 
So Danny thinks of a plan to make all the mess go away - he gets Dino to eat it all up!

Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter & Garry Parsons - Red Fox. August 2015.

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The Dinosaur That Pooped The Past!

Danny and Dinosaur fly back through history on a time travelling swing! Now they are hanging out with some new dino friends but there's a rumbling and this time it's not the dinosaurs tummy; it's a volcano about to erupt!

Can the dinosaur poop them out of the past?

Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter & Garry Parsons - Red Fox. August 2014.

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The Dinosaur That Pooped A Planet

Danny and Dinosaur are back, and this time they are going to space!
But when Danny realises he's forgotten Dino's lunch box, the very hungry dinosaur eats everything in sight, including their only way home: the rocket. More poo chaos. Remember, in space, no one can hear you POOP!

Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter & Garry Parsons - Red Fox.

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The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas

Danny wants everything for Christmas. But what he gets is a dinosaur, a very hungry dinosaur. Danny's new dino eats up all of Christmas, but as we all know, what goes in must come out..

"A work of genius" The Bookseller

"Beautifully illustrated, really funny and rather smelly" www.theschoolrun.com

"Expect this naughty rhyming story to be a seasonal favourite" The Bookseller

Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter & Garry Parsons - Red Fox.

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Heads Up, Tim-Tron

Tim Tron is a robot just like any other. Until he bumps his head and his life changes forever. Tim Tron has been produced by the Children's Trust, and draws on three decades of experience working with children with acquired brain injury. The book is full of practical ideas to help children and grown-ups understand and manage brain injury and told through Tim Tron's world of mechanical marvels.

Ian Ray & Garry Parsons - The Children's Trust.

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Nuddy Ned

He didn't! He hasn't! He wouldn't! He isn't! Yes, he REALLY is. Ned is running riot - in the nuddy! Skipping down the garden path, cartwheeling along the high street, spinning into the pizzeria - Ned just can't be stopped! 

"Hilarious!" - Angels and Urchins.

"Cheeky in every sense" FT, Books of the year 2013.

"Lively fun for ages four and upwards" Irish Examiner

Kes Gray & Garry Parsons - Bloomsbury.

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Chicken World

The story of one plucky chick who saves the day. A funny fast-paced action thriller filled with all the fun of the fair.

Sean Taylor & Garry Parsons - Red Fox.

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Doctor Hoof

Doctor Hoof is a horse doctor. He only treats horses. But when he moves to a new town, he soon finds out that he's the only horse around. One by one his neighbours come to see him, but he can't treat them if they aren't horses... Or can he?

"This is a heart warming tale of friendship and coupled with adorable illustrations from Garry Parsons, this is a winner. Love it!" - The GoldenTreasury Reviews.

"Exceptionally original story with a succinct message:if you don't clean up your act this world will smell of POO!" - The Ecologist

Diana Kimpton & Garry Parsons  - Scholastic.

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Hey! What's That Nasty Whiff?

Hyena spends all day scrubbing, scouring and scooping up everybody else's mess. But the other animals never lend a hand - they just make more and more mess, and they don't even seem to notice all Hyena's hard work. So when Vulture persuades Hyena to take a well earned holiday, the savannah gets rather stinky...In this comical story about working together, Hyena's friends learn that saving the planet is all about teamwork.

"Exceptionally original story with a succinct message:if you don't clean up your act this world will smell of POO!" - The Ecologist

Shortlisted for the Stockport School's Book Award 2011

Julia Jarman & Garry Parsons - Scholastic

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There's an Ouch in my Pouch!

Willaby Wallaby is not happy. There's an ouch in the pouch and it's making him grouch! So off he hops to the Blue Billabong to find a new home. Mummy Wombat and Mummy Possum can't help, but the Billabong becomes scary when Willaby bumps into Ma Dingo. 

Shortlisted for the Booktrust Early Years award 2008

Shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2009

Jeanne Willis & Garry Parsons - Puffin

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KRONG!

An alien has landed in Carl's garden and he only speaks GOBBLEDYGOOK! Carl tries out every language he can think of - can he and his dog Armando make contact? Humour and wacky details challenge readers to decipher the communication code in theis clever introductions to languages for the very young.

" A highly amusing and clever way of introducing young children to the concept of communicating by language and gesture"  Nursery Education

"Children will love it as they will enjoy Parsons' bold, rather 50s style cartoon illustrations" - Books For Keeps

"Colourful, imaginative, fun and educational, this book has something to appeal to children of all ages. ...The story is wacky and a fun way to introduce children to foreign languages and reading some of the hilarious alien words is good fun for parents too" - Eastern Daily Press

 

Winner of the Perth and Kinross 'Words Out' Picture Book Award 2006

Written and illustrated by Garry Parsons - Bodley Head - Random House

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G.E.M
A delightfully whimsical tale of a boy whose jealousy threatens to ruin his enjoyment of the good things he has.

"I particularly like the fashion style of Dad's yellow boots, and the picture of the children whizzing around Saturn's rings as a birthday party game" (Alison Boyle Nursery World)
"Reminiscent of those cute Sixties cartoons set in space, full of suburban families and high-tech gadgets" (Georgia Metcalfe Daily Mail)
"G.E.M. has real personality and 'hands on hips' attitude" (Rosemary Hetherington Inis)
"The best book on jealousy we've come across" (My Child)

Jane Clarke & Garry Parsons - Red Fox

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Stuck in the Mud

Early in the morning, down on the farm, a new day is dawning, peaceful and calm. But then, chaos strikes - Hen discovers one of her chicks is stuck in the mud!

Winner of the Nottingham Children's Book Award 2005

Jane Clarke & Garry Parsons - Puffin

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Trouble at the Dinosaur Café

All is quiet in the Dinosaur Cafe until big bully Tyrannosaurus bursts in, demanding more than vegetarian fare! After he threatens to put all the herbivores into a dinosaur stew, they decide to retaliate and call in their secret weapon, Terry Tricerotops.

"Perfect for the wee ones." Sunday Post
"Silly rhymes and even sillier illustrations make this a great choice for reading aloud." Instructor: USA.

"A bouncy, boisterous, colourfully illustrated story" - School Library Journal.

Brian Moses & Garry Parsons - Puffin

 

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Billy's Bucket

Billy wants only one thing for his birthday. Not a computer game, not new trainers, not a new bike, but a bucket. Inside it, he can see all kinds of magnificent sea creatures. Billy's bucket is special. He warns his Mum and Dad not to use his bucket. But when Dad unwittingly uses the bucket to clean his car, he's in for a big surprise.

"Just goes to show that imagination is a magical thing" Angels and Urchins

Very funny with great pictures" She Magazine

"Tilting lamps, distorted perspectives, and a mix of objects fully rendered and others merely suggested, clearly announce that the boring old rules of physics do not apply. Imaginative youngsters will find kinship here."  Publishers Weekly

Winner of the Red House Children's Book Award 2004

Winner of the Stockport Schools Book Award 2004

Winner of the Nottingham Children's Book Award 2004

 

Kes Grey & Garry Parsons - Bodley Head - Random House