Tim Hopgood

27 children’s books by the writer and illustrator

Tim Hopgood worked as a graphic designer and freelance illustrator before turning his hand to children's books. HERE COMES FRANKIE (978-1-4050-9271-5) won him the Best Emerging Illustrator category at the Early Years Awards 2008 and received critical acclaim. This followed his huge success with A DOG CALLED ROD (978-1-4050-9269-2) which was shortlisted for both the Red House Book Award and the British Book Design Awards. Tim is married with two children and lives in the centre of York.

5+ years

Mor Hyfryd Yw'r Byd

George David Weiss, Tim Hopgood

Mor Hyfryd Yw'r Byd

Based on the lyrics of the world-famous and inspirational song sung by Louis Armstrong, this gorgeously illustrated picture book follows a young boy on a wondrous journey through our beautiful world. These Welsh language lyrics by Tudur Dylan Jones fit ...

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16+ years

Here Comes Frankie!

Tim Hopgood

Here Comes Frankie!

Frankie is a quiet boy. He lives on a quiet street, with his quiet parents and his quiet dog and cat. But when Frankie decides to learn the trumpet, the most incredible things happen! Colours, shapes and smells appear and ...

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3-5 years

Twinkle, Twinkle, Squiglet Pig

Joyce Dunbar, Tim Hopgood

Twinkle, Twinkle, Squiglet Pig

Once, in a place at the bottom of the ocean that is deeper, darker, further, wetter, colder, lonelier ...than anything you can imagine, lived a piglet squid ...Piglet Squid spends all day smiling his big, dreamy, happy smile ...but his ...

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What a Wonderful World Hardback & CD

Bob Thiele, Tim Hopgood

What a Wonderful World Hardback & CD

Based on the lyrics of the world-famous song, this gorgeously illustrated picture book follows a young boy on a wondrous journey through our beautiful world. The book comes with an accompanying CD which includes the much-loved recording of the song ...

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16+ years

A Dog Called Rod

Tim Hopgood

A Dog Called Rod

Elsa would LOVE to have a dog for a pet. But there's one BIG problem - Elsa lives on the 24th floor of a block of flats and her dad says that dogs are too much trouble. Will she ever ...

£6.99

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5 years

UnPOPpable

Tim Hopgood

UnPOPpable

"It's unPOPpable!" said the boy, as he stood on his big yellow balloon. The magical story of an unPOPpable, unSTOPpable yellow balloon and an extraordinary journey beyond the stars. But what goes up must come down - and with a ...

£6.99

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3-5 years

Big!

Tim Hopgood

Big!

A refreshingly simple book that celebrates growing up up up! Tim Hopgood's stylish illustrations bring this endearing little boy to life as he contrasts himself with an ant, a bear and an elephant...The boy grows throughout the story ...

£5.99

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